LION Newspaper

2017-2018 Staff

Spiro Kass

Editor-in-Chief

Hi my name is Spiro (pronounced sp-ee-ro, NOT sp-y-ro), and I am the Editor-in-chief of the LION Newspaper. I’m extremely glad to have an amazing staff to work with, and I hope our readers appreciate our work as much as we do....

Greta Markey

Managing Editor

Managing Editor

Brandt Siegfried

Online Editor

I am the humble keeper of this online establishment. Please adhere to Rules of Civility and Decent Behaviour In Company and Conversation by George Washington while using our site.

Mary Okkema

Assistant Online Editor

Assistant editor of online content/social media content

Maddy Cohen

Art Director

Art Director

Lars Lonnroth

Assistant News Editor

Assistant News Editor

Grant Campbell

News Editor

To whomever it concerns: You may know me as the News Editor for the LION.  To be honest, I consider myself a duo editor.  If you look on this website, you may see a lot of sports articles that me and Lusson write.  Now,...

Sydney Kaehler

Opinions Editor

Hi, I’m Sydney! I’m the Opinions Editor and Editorial Cartoonist. A little bit about me: I lost my middle school election, I got 1,000 loops on Vine a few times, I pet every dog I see and I know every single word to “Gangsta’s...

Greg Smith

Assistant Opinions Editor

Assistant Opinions Editor

Mikaela Larson

Sports Editor

My name is Mikaela Larson and my passions include The Office, dogs, feminism, and of course: sports. Along with LION, I am the Marketing Director at WLTL and play soccer and ice hockey.  I will be attending the University of...

Luke Lusson

Sports Editor

Sports co-editor

Sarah Grier

Pulse Editor

Not affiliated with Nash/Hayes Grier.

Lindsey Hauch

Pulse Editor

Pulse co-editor

Pilar Valdes

Assistant Pulse Editor

If Taylor Swift is reading this: hey I love you girl what’s up. Everyone else: you’re cool too I guess. My mom told me that would look bad if a college admissions officer read that, so if a college admissions officer is reading...

Christina Rossetti

Photo Editor

Photo editor

Camilla Breen

Assistant Photo Editor

Yo I take photos /Yuh /I got the best flows /Yuh /And I aint LION /Yuh (Skrrt skkrt) [Pilar says this] /We on staff, flyin! /YUH! -CammieB Raps ft. P Valdizzy (Assistant Pulse Pilar Valdes) Beats by Har P...

Georgia Dougherty

Business Manager

Business Manager

Hayden Claesson

Reporter

I am the only cat person on staff. Send help, or kittens.

Mary Devine

Reporter

My name is Mary Devine and I am one of a kind:) I like to take pictures and always am ready to write, report, laugh, and live. I bring positivity and hard work to the publications, and I hope you enjoy some of that work! Stay...

Harper Hill

Reporter

Reporter

Taylor Schmitt

Reporter

Hi! My name is Taylor Schmitt and I am a reporter for the LION Newspaper. In addition to writing for the LION, I am the Co-Head of the Props Department for LT's Theatre Board. I also like to perform. I am most commonly typecast...

Isabel Tuisl

Reporter

hi my name is trey and i got a basketball game tomorrow.

Grace Dekoker

Copy Editor

Copy Editor

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