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Teen Advisory Board

As an integral part of the devozine family, the Teen Advisory Board (TAB) helps the devozine staff shape future issues of the magazine.

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The 2018–2019 Teen Advisory Board

Adebisi Amori

Adebisi Amori

17, Nigeria

I am a sociology major and hope to do research. I enjoy reading, writing, daydreaming, baking, coloring, acting, and handwritten letters. I’m passionate about racial reconciliation, criminal justice, and spreading God’s word. As a TAB member I hope to make a positive impact.

Kassidy Cobb

Kassidy Cobb

17, Kentucky

I am a homeschooled senior who enjoys genealogy, reading, singing, playing with my pets, and working in my community to provide living history events. After graduating, I plan to pursue a history or political science degree so that I can continue serving others in my community.

Tiana Franca

Tiana Franca

15, Louisiana

I am a homeschooled junior and the oldest of six kids. I sing on my church’s worship team and will soon be the pianist. I play softball and basketball. I enjoy mystery novels, write for various magazines and blogs, and am working on my first novel. I plan to go to medical school in pediatrics.

Isiah Gray-Shivley

Isiah Gray-Shivley

16, Michigan

I am from a small town in the thumb of Michigan. I have a passion for reading and writing. In fact, I wish I could read fast enough to read every book ever written. I also have a passion for singing and serving God. I am so excited to inspire millions! God bless!

Matthew Hosey

Matthew Hosey

20, Alabama

Things don’t always come naturally to me, but I’m learning to sing and have even tried medieval sword fighting. devozine has been a big part of my life. Through this platform God has taught me that I have a voice and so do you. When you see things going down in this world, don’t be afraid to use your voice.

Grant Marquardt

Grant Marquardt

19, Michigan

I am studying genomics and molecular genetics at Michigan State and hope to work in a research lab doing gene editing to learn how to cure genetic disorders. I love traveling, listening to rock music, making beats on FL Studios, working out, and pretty much anything outside.

Alyssa Marquez

Alyssa Marquez

19, New Jersey

I’m a freshman nursing major at Towson University. I enjoy being active in sports and theatre, playing various instruments, hanging out with my friends, and reading. My goal is to travel all over the world healing people, with the help of my nursing career and God.

Moses Ngaima

Moses Ngaima

21, Maryland

I am a college sophomore who enjoys music, being a DJ, learning, and reading devozine. I hope to inspire young adults to commit their lives to Christ. I believe God loves all of us, regardless of our preferences and background. I pray that God will direct me in each step I take.

Mackenzie Oswell

Mackenzie Oswell

16, Minnesota

I am a high school junior in the great state of Minnesota. Before fifth grade, reading and writing were some of my worst subjects. Fast forward five years, and now I have been published twice. I’m also a singer, I love to act, and I’m in the National Honor Society.

Kenny Smallhorn

Kenny Smallhorn

20, Illinois

I am a social work major in college. Almost all of my free time is spent outside, whether I’m skating, hiking, or sitting around a campfire. I also enjoy watching and performing stand-up comedy. You might consider me a church-nerd, and I hope to share my excitement for my faith with others.

Ada Stiglbauer

Ada Stiglbauer

15, South Carolina

I’m a high school sophomore who loves to play tennis, watch Netflix, and travel. I have lived in South Carolina all my life. I hope to become a pharmacist. I’m passionate about missions and helping kids, and I’m thankful for all the opportunities I’ve had to serve God. I can’t wait to live out the adventure God has planned for me.

Want to apply for next year’s tab?

During a year of service, tab members

  • Help to shape future issues of devozine
  • Evaluate layouts and printed issues of devozine
  • Contribute theme ideas for upcoming issues
  • Help choose devozine covers
  • Create content and visuals for devozine’s social networks
  • Are featured in the Teen Advisory Board Spotlight

How Do I apply?

Sorry, we are not accepting applications at this time. We will accept applications for the 2019–2020 Teen Advisory Board in March and April of 2019. To apply, please visit this page during those two months and click the button below to submit an application form. You must be 14–20 years of age to apply.

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