Frontline

2014-2015 Staff

Lily Sanz

Lily Sanz is a senior at El Modena high school. This is her third year participating in the journalism program, Frontline, and is the Co-Editor-in-Chief along with her peer, Denisse Brito. She focuses her interests in music,...

Denisse Brito

Denisse Brito has been a part of this class for three years. She has worked her way up to Editor-In-Chief alongside her partner-in-crime Lily Sanz. In her spare time, music consumes her life as she performs all around Southern...

Maria Vital

Maria has been a part of the Frontline staff for two years.  She is currently the Op-Ed and Copy editor.  Maria is also ASB president, and she is a team captain for the varsity tennis team.

Hannah Sutherland

Hannah started her career with El Modena Frontline as a staff writer before working her way up to the Editor-in-Chief of the newspaper’s online edition. In her free time, Hannah likes to read, write, and spend time with friends,...

Amanda Cao

Amanda Cao has been a part of the Frontline staff for two years now, working as a head photographer.

Caitlin Nguyen

Caitlin Nguyen is a senior at El Modena High School. Currently in her second year in journalism, she is a co-head photographer.

Megan Cox

Megan Cox is a senior in her second year at El Modena Journalism, and edits the Front and From Front pages in the newspaper. She takes interest in music and world news.

Matt Casillas

Matt Casillas has been a part of Frontline for two years now, last year as a staff writer and this year as the El Mo News editor. Casillas enjoys traveling in addition to being a diver, and plans to dive throughout college.

Alex Clinton

Alex Clinton is the Feature Editor of Frontline and has been apart of El Modena Journalism for two years now. She is entering her senior year at El Modena. She participates in tennis at El Modena and dances outside of school

Noah Zedek

Noah Zedek is a senior who has been in the El Modena Journalism class for two years. He is the Boy's Sports Editor for Frontline. In his free time, Noah likes to play tennis and enjoy fine home-cooking.

Andrea Madrid

Madrid has been a part of El Modena's Journalism program for two years. Madrid is also a member of El Modena's ASB as the Commissioner of Publicity, a four year varsity basketball athlete, and serves as the current G.S.A club...

Jenevieve Haug

Jenevieve is a senior Media & Arts Editor. She enjoys classic rock and visiting Disneyland. She is a strong supporter of equal rights and cares very strongly for animals, especially dogs.

Lauren Kliewer

Kliewer has been a part of journalism for two years as an editor. She loves spending time playing tennis, going to Disneyland, and traveling. Kliewer plans to be an event planner in the future ahead of her.

Kieusa Nguyen

Kieusa is the Fringe Editor of Frontline and has been in journalism for two years.

Olivia Addington

Olivia Addington is excited to start off her first year on the El Modena Frontline as Miscellaneous Editor/ Advertising. She is one of the captains of her varsity volleyball team and the Senior Vice President. During her free...

Samantha Stenson

Samantha is the photographer of Frontline and has been in journalism for two years.

Tori Nguyen

Tori Nguyen is a photographer for her first year in Journalism. She participates in cheer on campus, and is very involved when it comes to school functions. Her hobbies include creative writing and sleeping. She hopes to one day...

Loretta Cardenas

Loretta cardenas is a Senior at El Modena High School and is in her first year of Journalism. Her interests include music, documentaries, and writing.

Jordan Cowdell

Cowdell is stoked to be on the El Modena Frontline for her first time as a staff writer. She's starting off her junior year and enjoys running track, singing, and drawing. Her favorite thing to do is to sing and dance to her favorite...

Christina Davenport

Christina Davenport is a staff writer in her first year working on frontline. Currently, she is the clarinet section leader in marching band and is the vice president of the anime club. She is very passionate about music, art/photography,...

Michael Hill

Michael Hill is a staff writer in his second year working on Frontline. He is passionate about music and national/international news.

Kelsey Luce

Luce is a staff writer for her first year on El Modena Frontline. Luce is currently head football manager and head wrestling manager at El Modena. Luce would like to attend Cal Sate Fullerton and/or Chapman University and eventually...

Maria Minnella

Maria Minnella is a staff writer for El Modena Frontline. This is her first year on the Frontline team. She is a senior who was on the school's water polo and swim teams. She listens to a lot of The Growlers and enjoys a good...

Brian Patterson

Brian Patterson is a Staff Writer for the Frontline newspaper at El Modena. He enjoys playing sports especially ultimate frisbee, and also plays for the El Modena baseball team. Brian likes to hang out with his friends and have...

Hailey Salsman

Hailey Salsman is a senior staff writer in her first year on the Frontline staff. Her interests include music, reading, and writing.

Kiana Smith

Kiana Smith is a senior in her first year with El Modena Journalism. She participates in volleyball and track at El Mo and enjoys photography, reading, and listening to music in her spare time.

Jasper Cardol

Jasper is a foreign exchange student from The Netherlands. This is his first year participating in El Modena's journalism program. He is a senior on El Modena for the full year and is interested in writing, acting and very passionate...

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