Staff

Sedric Walker
Publisher
swalker@theaustintimes.com

Samuel James Chapman
Editor-in-Chief
schapman@theAustintimes.com

Monica Pena
Home and Community Writer
MPena805@aol.com


Monica Pena and her husband started their locally owned, family business Escobar Construction, LLC,escobarconstruction.com, over 10 years ago and she is very involved in the day-to-day activities of the company. She enjoys being a resource of knowledge and bridging connections from different businesses  and organizations.
She is also an active member of: Texas Hill Country Interior  Design Society, Young Real Estate Professionals, Greater Austin Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, and National Hispanic Professional Organization. Monica has served on committees for the following organizations: Y.W.C.A., Hispanic Futures Conference, Hispanic Women’s Network of Texas, and Las Comadres Para Las Americas. She has been honored with the Young Hispanic Professional Austin Association member of the Year award in 2009 and now serves the organization as vice president.

T.Q. Jones
Automotive Editor