Oviedo Journalism

2018-2019 Staff

Penelope Banks

Reporter

Penelope Bans is a freshman. She is a reporter in her first year on staff for The Lion’s Tale. In Penelope’s free time she enjoys taking naps and hanging out with her friends.

Sophia Bloom

Artist

Sophia Bloom is a senior. She is an illustrator in her second year on staff for The Lion’s Tale. She likes to write and play the violin, though she also is a big fan of arguing over grammar.

Patrick Costello

Reporter

Patrick Costello is a sophomore. He is a reporter in his first year on staff for The Lion’s Tale. When he isn’t watching sports, he plays video games and enjoys the outdoors.

Nevada Cullen

Sports Editor

Nevada Cullen is a senior. He is sports editor in his third year on staff for The Lion’s Tale. When he isn’t playing baseball or football, he can be found Food Network or Cook, or watching FRIENDS.

Conor Duncan

Reporter

Conor Duncan is a senior. He is a reporter in his first year on staff for The Lion’s Tale. When he isn’t in the pool playing water polo or swimming, he can be found playing hockey.

Owen Francis

Reporter

Owen Francis is a freshman. He is a reporter in his first year on staff for The Lion’s Tale. In his free time, Owen enjoys hanging out with his friends.

Bryn Garick

Editor-in-Chief

Bryn Garick is a senior. She is an editor-in-chief in her fourth year on staff for The Lion’s Tale. When she isn’t writing, Bryn likes to hang out with her dog, Charley, as well as listen to music.

Brenden Graves

Reporter

Brendan Graves is a senior. He is a reporter in his first year on staff for The Lion’s Tale. When he isn’t watching movies or playing volleyball, Brenden can be found hanging out with friends or going to theme parks.

Tessa Kowalski

Features Editor

Tessa Kowalski is a junior. She is a features editor in her second year on staff for The Lion’s Tale. When she isn’t at the beach, she can be found playing Water Polo or spending time at Disney.

Gillian Landwehr

Editor-In-Chief

Gillian Landwehr is a senior. She is an editor-in-chief in her fourth year on staff for The Lion’s Tale. When she isn’t hanging out with her sister Abbey, she can be found in her garden growing legumes.

Joyce Ng

Opinion Editor

Joyce Ng is a senior. She is the opinion editor in her third year on staff for The Lion’s Tale. In her spare time she likes to take pictures, draw as well as play the piano.

Justina Nielsen

Reporter

Justina Nielsen is a sophomore. She is an illustrator in her first year on staff for The Lion’s Tale. When she isn’t practicing for the bowling team, she is either writing or drawing random things.

K Penuel

Artist

K. Penuel is a junior. She is an illustrator for The Lion’s Tale. Her hobbies include reading, writing and drawing. K. also wishes to one day be a therapist.

Julian Rios

Ads Manager

Julian Rios is a senior. He is Ads manager in third year on staff for The Lion’s Tale. He likes to go to theme parks in his free time, as well as spend time at the movies with his friends.

Saadhana Sridharan

News Editor

Saadhana is a senior. She is the news editor in her third year on staff for The Lion’s Tale. In her free time, she likes to write, cook, and cycle. She also attempts to keep up with current events in the news.

Vani Thupili

Features Editor

Vani Thupili is a junior. She is a features editor in her second year on staff for The Lion’s Tale. In her free time, she likes to travel, play on the school’s soccer team and watch FRIENDS.

Abbie Wydra

Entertainment Editor

Abbie Wydra is a junior. She is a entertainment editor in her third year on staff for The Lion’s Tale. She likes swimming and sleeping, though when she has time to she also enjoys reading a book.

Christina York

Reporter

Christina York is a senior.  She is a reporter in her third year on staff for The Lion's Tale newspaper.  Christina like to draws play with her dogs. When she isn't doing that, she enjoys hanging out with friends and sleeping...

Kathleen York

Reporter

Kathleen York is a sophomore. She is a reporter in her second year on staff for The Lion's Tale newspaper.  When she isn't riding horses, she likes to watch anime.

Emma Yost

Reporter

Emma Yost is a freshman. She is an Online Editor in her first year on staff for The Lion’s Tale. Emma enjoys reading, watching The Office, and painting.

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