ALEX LARA THOMAS
Founder, Director & Host
Alex is the founder, director & host of Common Cents. With a background in business journalism, Alex is a personal finance and millennial money expert, with expertise in digital and social media content, marketing and strategy. She has a master's degree in business/broadcast journalism from Northwestern University's Medill School of Journalism.
"My mission is to empower people to take control of their life and future success by providing them with the information, resources and inspiration they need to make it happen! I started Common Cents because I truly believe that regardless of where you are or where you came from, you have the power to make your life whatever you want it to be. You just have to decide if it's important enough to make it a priority." -ALT
Alex has expanded her work with Common Cents to partner with local school systems in Atlanta, GA, in order to educate young people on personal finance, career and more and help set them up for future success.
TYSON ALAN HORNE
Head of Video Production & Photography
Tyson is the magic behind the madness! With in-depth experience working in the entertainment and media industries, Tyson is a skilled producer, editor and photographer. He is a creative thinker with a can-do attitude and strong passion that is clearly demonstrated through his work for the Common Cents brand.