Brandon Beach

Brandon Beach is a former contestant in Academy’s Got Talent. Now he’s bringing his talent to the position of host of the second season! As a working DJ in the Bay Area, Brandon knows what it’s like to bring presence and energy to the stage. He wants to make sure he is a calming voice for the contestants, and to bring personality and charisma to each and every episode!


Maria Meza

Maria Meza is a Communications & Media Technologies major with a minor in Fashion Journalism at Academy of Art University. She has always dreamed of being on camera, which pushed her to create her own content on YouTube, AGMM. She hopes to inspire others by showing how to be yourself and not be afraid to show your talents to the world. In the future, she hopes to become a television host for an entertainment company and host events such as red carpet ceremonies and award shows.


Gonzo Rios

Gonzo Rios is a senior in Communications & Media Technologies. He’s passionate about sports, playing every kind of game since the age of 3. When he’s not playing sports, he’s playing video games. This is his first time hosting a live show, but he has appeared on camera many times, never getting nervous. He wants to use this opportunity to advance his own host skills to become even more comfortable on stage.