The Glen Echo

2014-2015 Staff

Colin Morrow

Colin Morrow

Colin Morrow is a senior at Glen Rock High School. He plays hockey and baseball and enjoys writing about sports. This is his third year of journalism. He will study communications at Syracuse University. Email:...

Mr. Jason Toncic

Mr. Jason Toncic

Mr. Toncic has been the staff adviser of The Glen Echo over the last five years.  He also teaches English 10 and The Graphic Novel at the high school, and he is the freshmen boys' soccer coach. Email: [email protected]

Marisa Kobylowski

Marisa Kobylowski

Marisa is a senior at GRHS and this is her third year writing for the Glen Echo. She plans on studying Dietetics in college, so that she can pursue a career as a Registered Dietitian.  She enjoys eating...

John Scialdone

John Scialdone

John is a junior and enjoys taking photographs for The Glen Echo. Email:  [email protected]

Lynne Yuan

Lynne Yuan

Lynne is a junior who enjoys reading, drawing, and listening to K-pop. Email:  [email protected]

Prottusha Sarkar

Prottusha Sarkar

Prottusha is a junior and enjoys writing. Email:  [email protected]

Beth Keefe

Beth Keefe

Beth is currently a junior at Glen Rock High School. During school, she enjoys English class and Journalism. During her free time, Beth blows bubbles and jumps rope. She considers herself an avid Disney fan co...

Agatha Blevin

Agatha Blevin

Aggy is a senior this year and excited to be working on the Glen Echo Staff. Email:  [email protected]

Charlie Campbell

Charlie Campbell

This writer is a very sleek user of words in print who utilizes his agile mind and vast vocabulary to share his sometimes interesting but always relevant commentary with the rest of us.  His hobbies...

Max Felsenstein

Max Felsenstein

Max Felsenstein is currently a junior at Glen Rock High School. He enjoys playing baseball, watching football, reading and spending time with his family and friends. When Max grows up, he wants to be a...

Nicola Fornino

Nicola Fornino

Nicola Fornino is an incoming sophomore at Glen Rock High School. Although this is her first year working for the Glen Echo, she enjoys writing persuasive essays. Some of her other interest include horseback...

Mia Ramdayal

Mia Ramdayal

Mia is a freshman at GRHS. Mia is on the GRHS tennis team this year. She also likes to dance as her hobby.  She enjoys creative writing very much. Her goal in the future is to become an epidemiologist...

Julia Rooney

Julia Rooney

Julia Rooney is a sophomore at Glen Rock High School and is taking journalism for the first time. In addition to writing, she enjoys designing and playing lacrosse. Julia wants to be an interior designer...

Cristal Santos

Cristal Santos

Cristal is a senior and this is her second year working in the Glen Echo. She loves to read poetry and listen to music. She enjoys watching good old movies.  There nothing likes a classic. She took journalism...

Jack Whyte

Jack Whyte

Jack Whyte is a senior at Glen Rock High School. He is very nervous to be “in with the big dogs.” Jack’s hobbies include and filing tax returns. Jack would like to thank Mr. Toncic. Email:  [email protected]

Alex Hay

Alex Hay

Alex is a junior. This is his first year taking Journalism. He enjoys playing soccer, music and relaxing at home. Alex is also very excited for Journalism this year. Email:  [email protected]

Kieran Rooney

Kieran Rooney

Kieran Rooney is a junior at Glen Rock High School. In his free time he enjoys chilling with the squad and playing some FIFA.  This summer Kieran visited family in Ireland and perfected his culinary craft....

Ryan Stolz

Ryan Stolz

Ryan Stolz is an avid enthusiast of baseball history. He enjoys painting landscape pictures in his free time. In the future, Ryan Stolz would like to be the employer of the Boston Red Sox. This is his...

Josh Stein

Josh Stein

Film making is a big interest of Josh, as you can see from the many videos he has produced for the Glen Echo. He currently produces Mr. Arlotta’s video newsletter On the Air With Arlotta. He is taking...

John Fiorino

John Fiorino

John is a senior at Glen Rock High School. This will be his second year on the bowling team. His favorite class is music production and his favorite types of music are rap and hip hop. Email:  fior...

Anne Vandervalk

Anne Vandervalk

Anne is a sophomore that plays basketball, soccer, and runs track at Glen Rock. She enjoys all types of music and enjoys food such as pasta and sushi. This is her first year with the Glen Echo. Email:...

Zach McCollum

Zach McCollum

Zach is a junior at Glen Rock High School. He plays the drums and has a strong interest in music (analysis and writing). His strongest subjects in school are History and English. Email:  [email protected]

Jeff Buckwalter

Jeff Buckwalter

Jeff is a junior here at Glen Rock. Jeff is kind hearted, fun-loving person. Jeff spends his spring playing Baseball; he is a pitcher here at Glen Rock. Jeff hopes to one day be a play-by-play announcer. Email: ...

Jack Jensen

Jack Jensen

Jack Jensen is a junior at Glen Rock High School. When Jack has some free time he enjoys hanging out with his buds, playing some sports, and having a good time. Jacks dream job is to be in Law Enforcement....

Christina Howie

Christina Howie

Christina Howie is a first-time Glen Echo staff member. She is of Greek decent. As a junior at Glen Rock, she plays volleyball with the school team. She hopes to have a future in the field of journalism. Email: ...

Laura Yuan

Laura Yuan

Laura is a freshman at Glen Rock High School this year. She enjoys such sports as swimming and volleyball. Her best subjects in school include math and science. Email:  [email protected]

Julie Singh

Julie Singh

Julie K. Singh is a junior. She is very intelligent and has a passion for writing. Email:  [email protected]

Lauren Hanfield

Lauren Hanfield

Lauren Hanfield is a junior. She enjoys playing softball and cheerleading. She decided to take journalism she has an interest in the career field. Email:  [email protected]

Colin Morrow

Colin Morrow

Colin Morrow is a sophomore and a new staff member on The Glen Echo.  He plays ice hockey and baseball for the high school.  Colin is interested in pursuing journalism in college and is excited to contr...

Maddy Doubet

Maddy Doubet

Maddy Doubet is a new staff member of The Glen Echo. She is a three-year player on the Glen Rock High School lacrosse team. She has a dog named Rocky who runs away from home often. Email:  doubetm1...

Erin Jones

Erin Jones

Erin Jones is a new staff member this year of The Glen Echo. She plays Glen Rock High School basketball and is a twin. She considers herself funnier than her twin sister, Nickie. Email:  [email protected]

Dylan Kennedy

Dylan Kennedy

Dylan is a senior. This is his first year taking Journalism. Dylan likes music, art and enjoys watching the Simpsons. Email:  [email protected]

Killeen McDonald

Killeen McDonald

Killeen enjoys playing volleyball and lacrosse. She took journalism to improve your writing and work with other classmates. She is exploring the field of journalism this year and hopes to learn more about...

Anastasia Zenkevich

Anastasia Zenkevich

Anastasia is a freshman at GRHS. In her spare time, she likes to draw, play violin, and ballroom dance. She wants to write about bullying and other neighborhood issues.  Email:  [email protected]

Julia Blando

Julia Blando

Julia is a first time member of the Glen Echo. She enjoys the consumption of food, plays the piano, and teaches dance classes at Byrd School. She hopes to show equality and justice through her writing. ...

Githmie Goonatilleke

Githmie Goonatilleke

Githmie Goonatilleke is a freshman in high school and enjoys writing stories, and photography. Also Githmie enjoys listening to music and surfing the internet. She hopes to become a magazine editor for...

Olivia Lorenzo

Olivia Lorenzo

Olivia Lorenzo is a new freshman who enjoys competing in horse jumping. Her beloved warm blood, which is a breed of horse, is named Sebastian. In addition horse jumping, Olivia also enjoys surfing at the...

Yeheun Son

Yeheun Son

Yeheun is a senior here at Glen Rock High school. This is her second year working with The Glen Echo. She speaks two languages, English and Korean. She enjoys Movies, plays soccer and her favorite color...

Tim Mountain

Tim Mountain

F. Timothy Francis is a senior at Glen Rock High School and is very smart and handsome and cool and nice. He is a great boy and he loves his mom. His mom is very proud of him for being such an important...

Andrew Grochan

Andrew Grochan

Andrew is a senior and a virgin in the media world. He is mainly interested in science and math courses but this year has decided to quench his deep yearning for chronicling the issues of the Glen Rock H...

Kaitlin Stansel

Kaitlin Stansel

Kaitlin Stansel is a returning staff member of The Glen Echo. Along with the newspaper, she also plays tennis for GRHS and is the treasurer of the junior class. She is looking forward to starting up the so...

Lilia Wood

Lilia Wood

Lilia Wood is a returning staff member for her third year on The Glen Echo. As editor of the print editions, she holds an authoritative position on The Glen Echo. Lilia has much experience in journalism...

Richard Gueren

Richard Gueren

Rich is excited for his fourth year of Journalism, where he has taken the position of Senior Editor-in-Chief. Email:  [email protected]

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