Rebecca Dirks graduated from the University of Iowa with degrees in journalism and art, and joined Premier Guitar as an intern in 2007. She lives in the Iowa City area with her husband, two giant dogs, and more cats than are appropriate to mention. When not petsitting, she enjoys challenging herself in the kitchen, watching the Packers dominate, and discovering new music or rediscovering old favorites.
Chris has degrees in Journalism and History from the University of Iowa and has been with PG dating back to his days as an intern. Since then, he's become Associate Editor and taken on the bulk of video shooting and editing duties, while still helping out with occasional print and web features, media reviews, and regularly contributing concert photography. He spends his free time with wife Candice, getting tattoos, cheering on the Cubs and Cowboys, staying in shape, playing guitar, and listening to as much music as possible.