Meet the Team
Hello Woodlands offers breaking news, events, headlines, articles and stories on HelloWoodlands.com, across social media, and in a weekly email newsletter. Hello Woodlands now reaches over 1.5 million locals every month online. In only 7 months became the #1 Local News Source in The Woodlands on Facebook and Instagram – now with over 40,000 social media followers and growing!
Meet the team that captures and shares the news, stories, people, and passion behind each business in The Woodlands community and Montgomery County.
Jennifer Bruse – CEO and President, Co-Owner
Native Houstonian, Entrepreneur, Award-Winning Videographer and Photographer, Digital Marketing and Social Media Expert, Internet Personality, and The Woodlands resident for over 10 years. Jennifer is the Co-Owner, CEO and President of Hello Woodlands as well as the Editor-in-Chief of HelloWoodlands.com. Learn more
Rod Prado, Director of Technology, Co-Owner
Businessman, Photographer, Videographer, Puerto Rican Native, and The Woodlands/Spring Resident for over 30 years. Rod is the Co-Owner, Director of Technology, Photographer and Videographer of HelloWoodlands.com.
Tiffany Marascio, Rockstar Team Member
Tiffany Marascio moved to The Woodlands from Houston in 1990. She cultivated her interest in art and photography while attending McCullough High School and taking classes in photography and photojournalism. After attending Lone Star College and Sam Houston University, she ultimately graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with highest honors in Studio Art. Tiffany and her husband met in The Woodlands before moving to Austin.
After living in Austin for almost ten years, Tiffany and her family decided to move back to The Woodlands to be close to family and enjoy the amenities offered for families of small children. Tiffany has enjoyed watching The Woodlands grow and change to meet the needs of its residents.
In late 2015, she launched her business Planners4Kids, where she creates personalized paper planners specifically designed for kids. During the formation of Planners4Kids, Tiffany discovered her passion for supporting small business. Her husband is also and entrepreneur, having founded Trometis Managed IT Services that serves the North Houston area.
Her love of small business led her to create forums to support others in the journey of entrepreneurship. Through one of her small business groups, Tiffany met Ali Everhard and they formed PlayHow Games, where they create games and activities for children. She formed and currently serves as the executive director of the Woodlands Women’s Council of Entrepreneurs.
In her spare time, Tiffany enjoys reading science fiction novels, writing, and working on crossword puzzles. She has an extensive collection of vintage style dresses and fascinators. You can find her at her kids’ sports games or patronizing a local shop. She also loves spicy food, art, and connecting people.
Tiffany resides in The Woodlands with her husband and three children. Both their parents live in the same houses they first purchased when they moved to The Woodlands, which are only about a mile apart. Her children attend the same schools she and her husband attended.
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Nick Rama, Food Writer
A special thank you to the many organizations, officials, representatives, businesses, partners, photographers, writers, and volunteers who help Hello Woodlands daily share credible, unbiased local news every single day.