Herniter is a native of Arizona and graduated from Northern Arizona University with a degree in Marketing/Merchandising.
Currently she is receiving her masters from Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College in Leadership Development.
She has previously worked on the Rose-Hulman ChallengeX hybrid vehicle student project as their Outreach/Marketing Advisor.
"I'm thrilled to have the chance to work with wonderful people in a tight knit community," Herniter said.
Herniter will cover the education beat for The Brazil Times, in addition to various other items.
Those wishing to contact Herniter should call 446-2216, Ext. 235. Herniter may also be reached via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.