The Team

Raúl “TheNerdyChicano” Alejandro Mendoza – Creator of The Nerd Corps

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Raúl is the creator of the network and hosts shows like The Nerd Corps, The Cinema Condition, and The Nerd Corps Live Show. Along with podcasting, Raúl is also an up and coming filmmaker hoping to tell the ignored stories of his community through his production banner Cyclops Films that he created with his older brother. Raul is the founder of the South Texas Film Critics Association.

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Luis Gerardo Garcia – Co Creator/Contributing Writer

Luis was born in Houston, Texas but raised in Brownsville, Texas. He co created The Nerd Corps alongside Raul. After a much needed break he returned to host their former show, The Nerdy Chicano Show. Since then Luis has taken a position as a contributing writer on the website. Luis is a member of the South Texas Film Critics Association. If he is not working or talking about movies he can be found spending time with his fiancé.

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Bradley “YoungYoda” Simmons – Contributing Writer/Host


Brad or our resident old man here at The Nerd Corps is one of our founding members and a true talented asset to the team. Brad hosts The Nerd Corps, The Nerd Corps Live Show, and Unstructured but sometimes makes appearances on other shows on the feed. An avid podcaster, Brad is also the Head of Content Development at Cyclops Films and an engineer on his time outside of the podcast. He is a father to two dogs who he loves very much and a husband to his wife who stole his Nintendo Switch.

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Alexandra Almeida – Lead Artist


Alexandra joined in Phase 2 as one of the hosts of The Ladies of Nerd Corps but now resides as the official artist of the brand. A cinephile and artist, Alex can be found creating designs every day at unexpected hours. If you don’t believe us, most of these designs were made at 2AM!

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Keyon “Mr. Chillzone” Williams – Talent Relations/Host


Keyon Williams aka Mr. Chillzone is our main moderator along with head of talent relations here at The Nerd Corps. He keeps the peace in the chat and makes sure that everything is kept in line with our network. Keyon is an avid gamer and lover of anime. Keyon hosts The Gamer Corps where he discuses the world of one of his biggest passions, gaming.

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Jibril ‘Brilmonger’ Newton – Host/Producer

Jibril Newton is an avid movie, music, and pro wrestling fan who talks about the squared circle on High Flyer Radio. If he is not podcasting with Raul he can be found at the movies or spending time with his partner.

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Luis Angel Garcia – Contributing Writer/Host

Along with being an up and coming filmmaker, Luis is a producer and writer for The Nerd Corps. He spends his time coming on commentaries for our Writer’s Pick Commentaries along with the occasional appearance on a review here and there. If he is not working on stuff for the site or network he could be found watching loads of anime, reading manga, and obsessing over fight choreography.

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Giovanni Howard – Contributing Writer

A writer, creative, and lover of all media, Giovanni Howard is a writer for The Nerd Corps website. He writes reviews for various things he is consuming from the media world. Even though this is one of his homes his main stay is over at The Share Club Podcast. Giovanni can be found on various reviews on the podcast network along with various appearances on The Nerd Corps Live Show. If he is not on his Ho Hosting duties he could be found playing video games like Genshin Impact!

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Kevin ‘QueVen’ Gavin Cisneros – Editor

Kevin is an editor for the network specializing in our video content. He can be found also working on his personal ventures like photography and streaming on the side. An avid fan of Dance Gavin Dance, Kevin brings a great perspective to the team!

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Aiden Kossick – Host/Producer

Aiden is the host of High Flyer Radio along with Raul. Aiden is a lover of comic books, wrestling, and video games. He can be found getting into an array of shenanigans or hanging out with friends on his downtime.

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