About The Host

Margarita Leahy is an alumna of Rider University, a Nationally Certified Counselor and a New Jersey LPC and LCADC. She is currently a practicing Licensed Bilingual Mental Health and Addictions Counselor in Mercer County.

Ian Smith is an alumnus of Rider University with a BA in psychology. He works in the prevention field and has previous experience in the intervention field of Substance Abuse.


Jillian Belmonte ’16 is studying Radio and TV with a minor in Film and Media studies at Rider University. She’s the producer of both Inside Your Mind, a weekly psychology show, and Ask the Dean, a live interview show with the Dean of Students, Dr. Tony Campbell. In addition to her work at The Bronc, she works as an independent filmmaker and freelance makeup artist in her spare time. Other than her love of all things television, radio and cinema, she is an avid lover of dogs, writing, superheroes, Harry Potter, and spirituality. When she’s not on campus, she lives with her parents, little sister, grandmother and dog, who are all subjected to participating in her film projects and are her greatest support system.