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Leadership

Peter LaBerge

Founder & Editor-in-Chief

Garrett Biggs

Managing Editor

Heidi Seaborn

Editorial Director

Lauren R. Korn

Director of Content

Genre Editors

Lisa Hiton

Poetry Editor

Wayne Johns

Poetry Editor

Isabella Nilsson

Prose Editor

Talin Tahajian

Poetry Editor

Staff Readers: Poetry Team

Ellie Black

Poetry Reader

Tom Bosworth

Poetry Reader

Hannah Boysko

Poetry Reader

Sasha Carney

Poetry Reader

Emily Cinquemani

Poetry Reader

Kell Connor

Poetry Reader

Elizabeth Forsythe

Poetry Reader

Michael Frazier

Poetry Reader

Samantha Futhey

Poetry Reader

Gavin Yuan Gao

Poetry Reader

Cassie Garison

Poetry Reader

Kate Gaskin

Poetry Reader

Cory Hutchinson-Reuss

Poetry Reader

Y. Jelal Huyler

Poetry Reader

Eunice Kim

Poetry Reader

Cody Koester

Poetry Reader

Rachel Ka Yin Leung

Poetry Reader

Esther Lin

Poetry Reader

Lip Manegio

Poetry Reader

Chloe Martinez

Poetry Reader

Kathryn Merwin

Poetry Reader

Peter H. Michaels

Poetry Reader

Jackson Neal

Poetry Reader

Olatunde Osinaike

Poetry Reader

Alejandro Pérez

Poetry Reader

Harley Phleger

Poetry Reader

Jessica Regione

Poetry Reader

Margaret Schnabel

Poetry Reader

Jess Smith

Poetry Reader

Keenan Teddy Smith

Poetry Reader

Jonathan Teklit

Poetry Reader

Emily Tian

Poetry Reader

Lloyd Wallace

Poetry Reader

William Ward Butler

Poetry Reader

Shelley Whitaker

Poetry Reader

Jim Whiteside

Poetry Reader

Lizabeth Yandel

Poetry Reader

Alexander Zitzner

Poetry Reader

Staff Readers: Prose Team

Brianne Allen

Prose Reader

Marisa Crane

Prose Reader

Lane Devers

Prose Reader

Sean Ennis

Prose Reader

Kathryn Fitzpatrick

Prose Reader

Chelsey Grasso

Prose Reader

Carrie Hsu

Prose Reader

Hadiyyah Kuma

Prose Reader

Rebekkah Leigh LaBlue

Prose Reader

William Leggat

Prose Reader

Emily Morris

Prose Reader

Klara Pokrzywa

Prose Reader

Ellen Rhudy

Prose Reader

Angie Romines

Prose Reader

Eric Shattuck

Prose Reader

Crystal Sung

Prose Reader

Oriana Tang

Prose Reader

Leona Vander Molen

Prose Reader

Katherine Xiong

Prose Reader

Julie Zuckerman

Prose Reader

Mentorship Team

S. Brook Corfman

Engagement Coordinator

Kris Faatz

Outreach Coordinator

Peter LaBerge

Program Founder

Carly Joy Miller

Program Co-Director

John Allen Taylor

Program Co-Director

Emily Tian

Student Assistant (Poetry)

Polina Solovyeva

Student Assistant (Prose)

Marketing, Web, & Ops Team

Laurin Becker Macios

Email Marketing Manager

Heather Bowlan

Nonprofit Manager

Marina Chen

Email Marketing Associate

Katherine Chou

Editorial Assistant

Samuel Clark

Internship Program Manager

Nadia Farjami

Marketing Associate

Peter Fera

Marketing Associate

Stephanie Fieseher

Layout Correspondent

Katrina Lee

Web Editor

Amelia Van Donsel

Marketing Associate

Becky Wolfson

Marketing Associate

Cindy Xie

Marketing Associate

Content Team

Peter Chappell

Staff Spotlight Correspondent

Audrey Kim

Content Writer

Esther Lee

Content Writer

Amie Souza Reilly

Content Writer

Jeffrey Wang

Content Writer

Meimei Xu

Content Writer

Internship Team

Shira Abramovich

Web Intern

Claire Ahn

Content Intern

Stephanie Chang

Design Intern

Amelia Chen

Marketing Intern

Olivia Dupuy

Community Intern

Michael Ivory

Web Intern

Kyubin Kong

Content Intern

Sarah Lao

Content Intern

Youngseo Lee

Content Intern

Sophia Li

Content Intern

Jennifer Liu

Web Intern

Maria Mendoza

Content Intern

Uma Menon

Content Intern

Nathan Phuong

Content Intern

Katie Pyontek

Web Intern

Meena Rakasi

Web Intern

Jessica Seng

Editorial Intern

Maia Siegel

Content Intern

Derek Song

Marketing Intern

Jisoo Hope Yoon

Web Intern

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Here at The Adroit Journal, we’re incredibly excited to continue to grow the editorial and non-editorial sides of our staff. Do you think you could be the perfect addition to our team? We can’t wait to hear from you!

PREVIOUS STAFF MEMBERS – ARCHIVE

Leadership
Sarah Fletcher (2012-13), Alexa Derman (2013-15), and Lucia LoTempio (2015-16).

Genre Editors
Ameerah Arjanee (2011-14), Connor Cook (2011-13), Magen Eissenstat (2011-15), Namita Krishnamurthy (2011-12), Kratika Mishra (2011-13), Samantha Ardoin (2012-13), Elizabeth Ballou (2012-15), Russell Bogue (2012-14), Linda Ge (2012-13), Kamden Hilliard (2012-14), Katherine Frain (2013-14), Kaitlin Jennrich (2013-15), Charles Ramsay McCrory (2013-15), Aaron Robertson (2013-15), Cody Ernst (2014-17), Michelle Donahue (2014-17), Jackson Holbert (2014-18), Jesse De Angelis (2016-18), Peter Grimes (2017), Anthony Veasna So (2015-19), and Liz Breazeale (2018-19).

Staff Readers
Aria Aber, Nicole Acton, Natalie Aflalo, Tolu Agbelusi, Maryam Ahmad, Julia Aizuss, Olivia Alger, Rachael Allen, Mariel Alonzo, Madeline Anderson, Colin Bailes, Luisa Banchoff, Bindu Bansinath, Jenna Bao, Samantha Bares, Abaigh Barlow, Lesya Bazylewicz, Emily Bernard, Ninad Bhat, Pritha Bhattacharyya, Destiny O. Birdsong, Emma Bleker, Daniel Blokh, Andre Bouyssonouse, Meg Boyles, Michael Brashear, Mayan Braude, Hayden Bunker, Kim Bussing, Sage Calder Hahn, Walker Caplan, David Carey, Nicky Cayless, Alexander Cendrowski, Dorothy Chan, Leila Chatti, Yongyu Chen, Haeyeon (Tina) Cho, Alexandria Chu, Helena Chung, Yennifer Clarin, Anna Conner, Preston Cooper, Elizabeth Crowdy, Nathan Cummings, Jade Cuttle, Marc Decitre, Sarah Jo DeVore, Trang Dinh, Aline Dolinh, Allison Donohue, Bowen Dunnan, Noah Dversdall, Trista Edwards, Elliot Eglash, Mica Evans, Caroline Fairey, Julia Falkner, Lisa Favicchia, Joseph Felkers, Marlin Figgins, Julia Fine, Lily Fishman, Will Fraizer, Idalia Friedson, Theresa Gaffney, Ashleigh Gill, Matty Layne Glasgow, Hannah Goldstein, Stefania Gomez, Alina Grabowski, Kimberly Grabowski Strayer, Hannah Green, Emma Grillo, Ivy Grimes, Jaclyn Grimm, Dominic Gualco, Rebecca Gyllenhaal, Adam Hamze, Alex Hartley, Jordan Harper, Edil Hassan, Nora Henrie, Miles Hewitt, Julia Hogan, Allison Huang, Nancy Huang, Kinsale Hueston, Claire Hurley, Sierra Jacob, Michelle Jia, Zane Johnson, Emma Joss, Caleb Kaiser, Christos Kalli, Maya Kaul, Ravneet Kaur Sandhu, Caroline Kelley, Chloe Kim, Heidi Kim, Maddie Kim, Hannah Knowles, Daniel Kovalcik, Tom Kozlowski, Dan Kraines, Rich Larson, Claire Lee, Tucker Leighty-Phillips, Jared Levy, Rachel Lewis, Jessie Li, Allison Light, Rachel Litchman, Yi-Ling Liu, Carol Lubin, Casey Lynch, Emily Mack, Alice Maglio, Christopher Mahon, Rick Manayan, Victoria Mao, Christine Marella, Cahaley Markman, Ariana McGinn, Molly McGinnis, James McKenna, Kathryn McMahon, Liana Meffert, Andrea Mendoza Perez, Chloe Michaelidis, Isadora Milanez, Rose Miles, Fatima Mohie-Eldin, Eliza Moley, Joanna Moley, Catherine Mosier-Mills, Da’Shawn Mosley, Meghana Mysore, Mia Nelson, Kimarlee Nguyen, Amelia Nierenberg, Nkosi Nkululeko, Daniel T. O’Brien, Aaron Orbey, Syra Ortiz-Blanes, Deonte Osayande, Sophie Paquette, Roger Pellegrini, Rushing Pittman, Meghann Plunkett, Michael Pontacoloni, Andy Powell, Varun Ravindran, Caitlin Richardson, Kathleen Radigan, Ben Read, Rachel Reeher, Frances Revel, Matthew Ridley, Saga Ringmar, Danny Rothschild, Sofia Rower, Dominique Salas, Iris Samuels, Julie Sanchez, Melita Schmeckpeper, Shakthi Shrima, Amanda Silberling, Ryan Skaryd, Audrey Spensley, Jennifer Sperry Steinorth, Pauline Suwanban, Scott Szpisjak, Avia Tadmor, Valerie Taylor, Parisa Thepmankorn, Jacqueline Winter Thomas, Ben Togut, Emma Townley-Smith, Amish Trivedi, Rebecca Tseng, Ryan Wagahoff, Kara Kai Wang, Roy White, Isaac Williams, Dalia Wolfson, Nicole Wong, Jules Wood, Chelsy Jiayi Wu, Tiffany Xie, Jay G. Ying, Chun San Yong, Alex C. Zhang, Carrie Zhang, Emily Zhao, Ashley Zhou, Grace Zhou, and Claire Zlotnicki.

Art Staff
Michele Selene Ang, Brannon Dorsey, Will Erwin, Jessica Suhr, Lathan Vargason, and Emily Zhang.

Mentorship Team
Emma Townley-Smith, Caleb Kaiser, Molly McGinnis, and Douglas Ray.

Marketing, Web, & Operations Team
Kelly Han, Eileen Huang, Annie Li, Archita Mittra, Claire Oleson, Kaila Philo, Samantha Slupski, Zoe Stoller, Bradley Trumpfheller, Kaitlyn Wang, Macrina Wang, and Justin Zhu.

Content Team
Claire August, Bindu Bansinath, Ariella Carmell, Darren Chang, Derick Edgren, Aidan Forster, Henry Heidger, Joanna Moley, Gillian Pelkonen, Brynne Rebele-Henry, Amanda Silberling, Eloise Sims, and Audrey Zhao.