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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

Emily Cinquemani

Poetry Editor

Kate Gaskin

Poetry Editor

Lisa Hiton

Contributing Editor

Wayne Johns

Poetry Editor

Isabella Nilsson

Prose Editor

Talin Tahajian

Poetry Editor

Jenny Tinghui Zhang

Prose Editor

Staff Readers: Poetry Team

Sasha Carney

Poetry Reader

Lucy Catlett

Poetry Reader

Kell Connor

Poetry Reader

Madeleine Cravens

Poetry Reader

Chris Crowder

Poetry Reader

Tige DeCoster

Poetry Reader

Mars Early-Hubelbank

Poetry Reader

Elizabeth Forsythe

Poetry Reader

Michael Frazier

Poetry Reader

Gavin Yuan Gao

Poetry Reader

Cassie Garison

Poetry Reader

Henry Goldkamp

Poetry Reader

Kate Hao

Poetry Reader

Cory Hutchinson-Reuss

Poetry Reader

Eunice Kim

Poetry Reader

Abbie Kiefer

Poetry Reader

Cody Koester

Poetry Reader

Corinne Leong

Poetry Reader

Rachel Ka Yin Leung

Poetry Reader

Jeffrey Liao

Poetry Reader

Esther Lin

Poetry Reader

Anthony Thomas Lombardi

Poetry Reader

Matthew Tuckner

Poetry Reader

Chloe Martinez

Poetry Reader

Kathryn Merwin

Poetry Reader

Peter H. Michaels

Poetry Reader

Greg Nicholl

Poetry Reader

Julia O’Sullivan

Poetry Reader

Alejandro Pérez

Poetry Reader

Harley Phleger

Poetry Reader

Jessica Regione

Poetry Reader

Jess Smith

Poetry Reader

Jonathan Teklit

Poetry Reader

Lloyd Wallace

Poetry Reader

Jim Whiteside

Poetry Reader

Lizabeth Yandel

Poetry Reader

Staff Readers: Prose Team

Brianne Allen

Prose Reader

Marisa Crane

Prose Reader

Sean Ennis

Prose Reader

Kathryn Fitzpatrick

Prose Reader

Chelsey Grasso

Prose Reader

Will Howard

Prose Reader

Carrie Hsu

Prose Reader

Hadiyyah Kuma

Prose Reader

Rebekkah Leigh LaBlue

Prose Reader

William Leggat

Prose Reader

Amy Lyons

Prose Reader

Leona Vander Molen

Prose Reader

Joe Nasta

Prose Reader

Maggie O’Brien

Prose Reader

Klara Pokrzywa

Prose Reader

Ellen Rhudy

Prose Reader

Angie Romines

Prose Reader

Eric Shattuck

Prose Reader

Katherine Xiong

Prose Reader

Mentorship Team

Peter LaBerge

Program Founder

John Allen Taylor

Program Co-Director

Marketing, Web, & Ops Team

Heather Bowlan

Nonprofit Manager

Marina Chen

Email Marketing Associate

Katherine Chou

Editorial Associate

Ollie Kim Dupuy

Community Associate

Nadia Farjami

Marketing Associate

Peter Fera

Marketing Associate

Stephanie Fieseher

Layout Correspondent

Katrina Lee

Web Editor

Amelia Van Donsel

Marketing Associate

Content Team

Bailey Bujnosek

Staff Spotlight Correspondent

Maria Esquinca

Staff Spotlight Correspondent

Imogen Shaw

Feminist Fridays 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

Sarah Lao

Content Intern

Youngseo Lee

Content Intern

Uma Menon

Content Intern

Nathan Phuong

Content Intern

Meena Rakasi

Web Intern

Jessica Seng

Editorial Intern

Maia Siegel

Content Intern

Derek Song

Marketing Intern

Jisoo Hope Yoon

Web Intern

Join Our Team

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), Derrick Austin (2019), 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), Shelley Whitaker (2014-19), Anthony Veasna So (2015-19), Jesse De Angelis (2016-18), Peter Grimes (2017), and Liz Breazeale (2018-19), Leslie Sainz (2019).

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, Ellie Black, Emma Bleker, Daniel Blokh, Tom Bosworth, Andre Bouyssonouse, Meg Boyles, Hannah Boysko, Michael Brashear, Mayan Braude, Hayden Bunker, Kim Bussing, William Ward Butler, 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, Lane Devers, Sarah Jo DeVore, Trang Dinh, Aline Dolinh, Allison Donohue, Bowen Dunnan, Noah Dversdall, Maya Eashwaran, Trista Edwards, Elliot Eglash, Mica Evans, Caroline Fairey, Julia Falkner, Lisa Favicchia, Joseph Felkers, Marlin Figgins, Julia Fine, Lily Fishman, Will Fraizer, Idalia Friedson, Samantha Futhey, Theresa Gaffney, Ashleigh Gill, Piper Lane, 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, Sara Mae Henke, Nora Henrie, Miles Hewitt, Julia Hogan, Allison Huang, Nancy Huang, Kinsale Hueston, Claire Hurley, Y. Jelal Huyler, 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, Lip Manegio, 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, Emily Morris, Catherine Mosier-Mills, Da’Shawn Mosley, Meghana Mysore, Jackson Neal, Mia Nelson, Kimarlee Nguyen, Amelia Nierenberg, Nkosi Nkululeko, Daniel T. O’Brien, Aaron Orbey, Syra Ortiz-Blanes, Deonte Osayande, Olatunde Osinaike, 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, Amie Souza Reilly, Saga Ringmar, Danny Rothschild, Tom Rowe, Sofia Rower, Dominique Salas, Iris Samuels, Julie Sanchez, Melita Schmeckpeper, Margaret Schnabel, Shakthi Shrima, Amanda Silberling, Ryan Skaryd, Keenan Teddy Smith Audrey Spensley, Jennifer Sperry Steinorth, Taylor Strickland, Pauline Suwanban, Crystal Sung, Scott Szpisjak, Avia Tadmor, Oriana Tang, Valerie Taylor, Parisa Thepmankorn, Jacqueline Winter Thomas, Emily Tian, Ben Togut, Emma Townley-Smith, Amish Trivedi, Rebecca Tseng, Ryan Wagahoff, Kara Kai Wang, Roy White, Isaac Williams, Spencer 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 Alexander Zitzner, Claire Zlotnicki, Julie Zuckerman

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

Mentorship Team
S. Brook Corfman, Kris Faatz, Polina Solovyeva, Emma Townley-Smith, Caleb Kaiser, Molly McGinnis, Carly Joy Miller, and Douglas Ray.

Marketing, Web, & Operations Team
Samuel Clark, Kelly Han, Eileen Huang, Annie Li, Laurin Becker Macios, Archita Mittra, Claire Oleson, Kaila Philo, Samantha Slupski, Zoe Stoller, Bradley Trumpfheller, Kaitlyn Wang, Macrina Wang, Becky Wolfson, Cindy Xie, and Justin Zhu.

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

Internship Team
Michael Ivory, Kyubin Kong, Sophia Li, Jennifer Liu, Maria Mendoza, Katie Pyontek, Cindy Xie