Forrest is an associate managing editor for spring 2018, as he closes out his third full year at the Texan. Forrest has spent most of his time with the news department, first as a general reporter in fall 2015 and as a senior reporter covering city and state issues in spring 2016. In the fall, he led the news department as news editor throughout the 2016 presidential election campaign season and through the several protests that consumed campus immediately after the election. He has also served as an associate news editor in spring 2017, and as an enterprise reporter and associate social media editor in fall 2017. He is a junior (?) journalism major who has interned at the Dallas Morning News, the Houston Chronicle, the San Antonio Express-News and the Austin American-Statesman. He also really likes drag queens, like a lot.