Immanuel Jones is the founder and Co-CEO of Hidden Valley Culture (Hi Va Cu), LLC. In 2011, while a junior in highschool he was able to found a non-profit ( 501 (c) 3) named Eco-City Mn (Economical City Minnesota). Within its’ first year the business was able to partner with the University of Minnesota (BTECH, BCED, and CSOM staff), but more importantly feed over 100 individuals. Immanuel now work full-time & attends college full-time of living out his dream, and living out his mantra “Creating Impact deeper than the surface”.
Madison Scholl is a writer and co-CEO at Hidden Valley Culture Blog. She is a 2018 graduate of Concordia College with a Bachelor’s degree in Spanish. She is currently studying translation and interpreting. Throughout her life she has been deeply involved in theatre, both as an actor and as a technician, and she remains deeply passionate about the arts.
Shelby Lynn St. PierreEditor In Chief
St. Pierre (she, her, hers), most people call her Shelbs. She was born in Honolulu, Hawaii and grew up in small-town Minnesota. She got her Bachelor’s in Legal Studies, a Paralegal Certificate and Minor in Religion from Hamline University in May 2017. Shelbs is a womanist, feminist, radical liberal, who is just trying to make the world a better place.
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Terrell has covered local artists and reviewed mainstream shows in the Minneapolis-St. Paul area under the Twin Cities Daily Planet. He also freelanced for MinnPost and interned at Pioneer Press, KSTP TV, and American Public Media Group. He's accumulated over 30 awards from the Associated Collegiate Press, Society of Professional Journalists, Los Angeles Press Club and National Association of Black Journalists and founded award winning student-magazine Pipers In-Depth at Hamline University.
Curtis was born in Dallas, Texas, and is currently attending Concordia College with a major in English writing. In her spare time she enjoys playing with her dog and reading novels.
Boswell is an artist and graphic designer at Hidden Valley Culture. She is a freelance illustrator/designer by trade, though creates art in many mediums. Digital, drawing, painting, sewing, sculpture, jewelry, and many others. She has always been passionate about art. She also has a background working with The BrandLab and Mia (Minneapolis Institute of Art) creating a brand identity and logo for the non-profit Girls Design the World, which connects young women in different parts of the globe, in which they use STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, Math) to solve problems in their communities.
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