Meet Beacon Lights Staff

The Beacon Lights staff is responsible for production of the magazine on a monthly basis. The magazine and its staff are organized under and overseen by the Federation Board of the Protestant Reformed Young People’s Societies.

Mark Hoeksema

Responsible for editing all incoming magazine content before publishing, organizing each issue of the magazine, and writing 5-6 editorials per year along with other writing contributions.

Ryan Kregel

Assists the editor in his duties. Produces 5-6 editorials yearly in addition to writing other contributions.

Abbie Eriks

Carries on all correspondence for the magazine; records all meeting minutes and activities.

Macy Schimmel

Responsible for managing the promotion of the magazine

Joel Rau

Responsible for managing the magazine's digital and print archives.

Jake Dykstra

Writes and gathers articles for various rubrics in Beacon Lights.

Josh Moelker

Writes and gathers articles for various rubrics in Beacon Lights.

Matt Rutgers

Oversees the magazine's business affairs. Manages subscriptions, billing, and financial reporting.