Production Staff

Nick Wong, Production Manager
Nick was born in Alameda and raised in Oakland where his family has been for over four generations. He attended Santa Clara University, graduating with a BA in Studio Art and minor in Art History. After college, he came home to the East Bay and began working for the City of Oakland in the Planning and Zoning department. After a few years, in 2007, he found his way to the Express as a graphic designer eventually working his way up to Production Manager. Now married and back living on The Island, Nick spends his time off traveling the world, trying new cuisine, going to sporting events (A's, Cal, Raiders, and Warriors games), playing the accordion, attending the theatre, making balloon animals, playing tabletop games, or hanging out with his three Pomeranians. He is also a huge fan of Disney, comic books, Doctor Who, Harry Potter, art, vintage clothing, and puppets.   

Hiedie Sioteco, Graphic Designer
Hiedie graduated from San Jose State University in May of 2014 with a BA in Design Studies and a double minor in Art History and Studio Art. Prior to working at the Express, she interned at Walt Disney World as part of the Disney College Program. She also interned at Mama's Sauce; a letterpress and silkscreen shop in Orlando, Florida. Her hobbies include creating custom invitations, crafting, party planning, going to Disneyland, and spending time with her family and friends. On her days off, she enjoys spending time with her nephews and crying from laughter with her cousins. She absolutely loves ice cream, churros, and elephants. She’s a collector of penny pressers, mugs, and all things Dumbo.