Staff

Contributing Members of Tampa News Force

Tampa News Force is brought to you by some of the hardest working writers in the Tampa Bay Area.

John Jacobs

Tampa News Force Senior Correspondent / Music Maker

MTV Reality TV Star and Award-Winning Tampa News Force Correspondent. Follow on Twitter & Instagram: @MaybachDiamonds

Josh Santos

Tampa News Force Senior Correspondent / Filmmaker

Writer and award-winning videographer and documentarian. Made this website and many others
Instagram: @HashtagSantos

Clark Brooks

Comedian/Published Author

Tampa Bay Area comic, writer and sometimes a TNF field correspondent. Check him out at ClarkBrooks.com

Kyle Ruse

Comedian/Writer/Tattoo Artist

Tattooer, Comic, Typo master, Habitual hater, Writer @zebracorner, IG @kyle_ruse. Check him out at kyleruse.com

Matt “Matty Bill$” Williams

Comedian/Writer/Meteorologist

A captive meteorologist at the Tampa News Force Headquarters, if you see him outside let us know!

Phil Robbins

Tampa News Force Intern

Beloved Tampa News Force intern

Jaret Moore

Comedian/Writer

Tampa News Source Senior Fluffer

Lauren Lance

Wine-drunk/Hedonist/Comic

Vocalist for Swampland SymphonyTwitter: @laurenelance / Insta:@llaurenllance 

Marie Williams

Comedian/Writer

As seen on “ghosted 👻”

Randy Holton

Comedian/Writer/Politician

Florida Governor/Senator nominee.

Shannon Kelly

Comedian/Writer

As seen on “Who Let the Dog Out?”

Sloan

Comedian/Writer

As seen on “Hustler”

Rio Paris

Comedian/Writer/Freestyle Rapper

As seen on “Wack Panther”

Rafiq Shaheen

Comedian/Writer/TNF Movie Critic

As seen on “N & C”

Jake Iannarino

Comedian/Actor/Improv Artist/Musician 

As seen on “Great Catch”

Ashley Mostoller

Comedian/Writer

As seen on “Controlling”

ZoeBoe69

Comedian/Writer

As seen on “Clean UR Clock!”

Kevin Taylor

Comedian/Writer

As seen on “Tucked”

Liam C. Merio-Hull

Reporter

Former pickleball and lawn bowling medalist in the Florida Senior Games.

Steve Lazlow

Reporter Maybe?

We aren’t exactly sure why he’s on here.

Ian Bagg

Comedian/Podcaster

One of the greatest comics touring today, as seen on “Pillows!”

Emily Harris

Comedian/Writer

As seen on “Bean”

Tim C

Comedian/Writer

As seen on “Getting a Taste”

Bobby Bowker

Comedian/Writer

As seen on “Recording”

David Wayne

Comedian/Writer

Local Standup, Podcaster, and Nutritionist – Listen to “How to Die Alone.”

Stevie Hensworth

Writer/Podcaster

Stevie Hensworth is a raconteur, fifth generation Tampanian by proxy, and avid grout enthusiast. Listen to the podcast “How to Die Alone.”

Roger Nelson

Comedian/Writer

Roger Nelson does stuff! Find him on FaceBook/Twitter/Insta