Executive Team

Image

Josh Mysore

I’m Josh Mysore, from Dallas, TX. As a proud JCamp ‘19 alumnus and the editor of my yearbook, I’ve set my current goal to encompass creating media for people’s needs. TNJC was established with that goal in mind: to be a source of informative news.

Image

Joshua Yang

I’m Joshua Yang, a high school senior based in Palo Alto, California, and I run our editorial team. In the past, my work has been recognized by NCTE and the Scholastic Art & Writing Awards; my writing has also appeared in The Best Teen Writing of 2020.

Image

Jennifer Xia

I’m Jennifer Xia, a senior from Johns Creek, GA, where I run Northview High School’s newsmagazine, The Messenger as editor-in-chief. I value accurate and thorough reporting along with creative design work to cohesively spread information.

Image

Morgan Chow

My name is Morgan Chow and I’m a sophomore from Dallas, TX. I’m a staff writer for my school’s paper, the Remarker, and music is my biggest passion. What I appreciate the most is taking time to experiment as much as possible when designing.

Image

*Olivia Gyapong

I am a senior from Silver Spring, MD. I am editor-in-chief of my high school’s newspaper as well as of a blog I co-founded with fellow YYGS 2019 alumni. I am excited to have yet another outlet in TNJC through which I can inform others and share people’s stories!

Designers

Image

Jonathan Yin

My name is Jonathan Yin, and I’m a junior from Dallas, TX. I’m the graphics director for our school’s paper, the ReMarker. My work has been previously recognized by the Columbia Scholastic Press Association, and I am a big fan of bread.

Reporters

Image

Marta Leira

I’m Marta Leira, from Iowa City, IA. I am the editor-in-chief of my school’s print publication, the West Side Story, and am excited for the opportunity TNJC gives me to expand my journalistic scope nationally. Fun fact: I speak Spanish and Galician!

Image

Willa Poland-McClain

I’m Willa Poland-McClain, a high school senior from Portland, OR. I am the editor-in-chief of my school’s news magazine, Grant Magazine. I love journalism because of its ability to share important stories, and I’m excited about the opportunity that TJNC presents!

Image

Molly Wetsch

I’m Molly Wetsch, a high school senior from Sioux Falls, SD. I serve as editor-in-chief of my school’s online newspaper, the Statesman. I also regularly contribute to siouxfalls.business, a media company that focuses on local economics.

Image

Axel Icazbalceta

I’m Axel Icazbalceta, a junior from St. Mark’s in Dallas, TX, where I work as one of two 10600/Culture section editors for our newspaper, the ReMarker. Fun facts: my family has a pigeon coop with over two dozen pigeons, and my favorite anime is Death Note!

Image

Hanah Kitamoto

My name is Hanah Kitamoto and I am a junior from Iowa City, Iowa. I am the sports editor for my high school newspaper, West Side Story. I love how I can meet new people and share stories through journalism and I am excited to work with high school journalists from across the nation! When I am not reporting, I enjoy watching sports and annoying my two cats.

Image

Kailey Gee

My name is Kailey Gee and my pronouns are she/her. I’m a junior from Iowa City Iowa, and I'm a news editor for my high school paper, West Side Story. I’m excited to combine my passions for journalism and social justice with TNJC! In my free time I enjoy collecting houseplants and listening to music, which includes making playlists for almost everyone in my life.

Image

Brandon Yam

I’m Brandon Yam, a senior at Francis Lewis High School in Fresh Meadows, Queens, NY, where I’m the editor-in-chief of the school’s paper and yearbook. I enjoy reading young adult novels, watching sitcoms and reporting on education.

Image

Clementine Zei

I’m Clementine Zei, a freshman from Wellesley, MA, and a contributing writer for my school’s newspaper, The Bradford. I'm also a writer for Eco-Youth, a student-run publication, and the junior-multimedia editor of The OHS Observer, Stanford Online High School's newspaper.

Image

Sadie Sack

My name is Sadie Sack, and I’m a junior from Grant High School in Portland, OR. I am currently the editor-in-chief of my school’s magazine, Grant Magazine. I love writing in all forms, and find journalism especially enjoyable because of its ability to tell the stories of individuals as they connect to larger scale issues.

Image

Will Iboshi

I’m Will Iboshi and I am a junior at Grant High School in Portland, Oregon. I’m a second-year staffer and one of the editors-in-chief for Grant Magazine. I’m excited to collaborate with other like-minded reporters and designers across the country and to produce stories that tackle larger, national issues.

Image

Kate Schreiber

I’m Kate Schreiber, a junior attending Kirkwood High School in St. Louis, MO. I’m one half of the features + in-depth editor duo at our school newspaper, The Kirkwood Call. My passion is in telling stories, but more importantly, I love connecting with other people.

Image

Fiona Zhou

I’m Fiona Zhou, a freshman from Wellesley High School in Wellesley, MA. I am currently a contributing writer to our school's newspaper, The Bradford. Outside of school, I enjoy practicing volleyball and playing the piano!

Image

Sonya Rashkovan

I’m Sonya Rashkovan, a sophomore in Montgomery County, MD. I moved from Ukraine in 7th grade, and got interested in journalism during the Revolution of Dignity in Ukraine, when I saw courageous journalists reporting while bullets were flying in the air. I am really excited to practice writing, reporting and interviewing at TNJC!

Image

*Emily Rivera

I’m Emily Rivera and I’m a high school senior from Miami, FL. I’m the editor-in-chief of my school’s newspaper, The Talon, and I intern for the Miami Herald, where I cover education. Fun fact: apples are my favorite fruit (they’re so versatile!)

Image

*Ian Lei

I’m Ian Lei, a senior at Wellesley High School in Wellesley, MA, where I am the editor-in-chief for my school’s newspaper, The Bradford. My passion for journalism extends to teaching news literacy and news writing to middle school students.

Image

*Sophie Lewis

I'm Sophie Lewis, from Newton, Massachusetts. I am a senior and a managing editor for The Lion’s Roar, Newton South High School's award-winning student newspaper. On the side, I'm an avid rock climber and hiker!

Image

*Lily Bartin

I’m Lily Bartin, a high school senior in St. Louis, MO. I’m the web editor and an editorial board member for my school publication, The Kirkwood Call, as well as a National Journalism Honors Society President and executive board member.

Programmers

Image

Isaac Song

I’m Isaac Song, a junior in Dallas, Texas. I do a lot of coding in my free time, from working on small scripts to websites. I enjoy learning new topics and I love geeking out with people on everything from history and politics to music and science.

* = not currently on staff.