The Fanfare

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2018-2019 Staff

Isabella Schlact

Co-Editor-in-Chief

Isabella Schlact is a junior who has been at Berkeley since Pre-K. She enjoys improv acting, fashion and writing.  Isabella also loves chilling out with her dog, Coco the Wonder Schnoodle.  Her favorite bands include (but are...

Tess Fuller

Co-Editor-in-Chief

Tess is a sophmore who enjoys making memories and creating stories in her own life, then writing them down for others to experience. Tess finds all the answers she needs about the world around her in all forms of artwork, be it...

Austin Cahn

Web Editor

Austin Cahn is a junior, the assistant web editor of the Fanfare, head student library proctor, and approaching his fourth year working for the Berkeley Fanfare. Current hobbies include: excessively gaming on weekends, reading...

Nina Pastore

Photography Editor

Nina Pastore, the Fanfare’s Editor of Photography, has been a student at Berkeley for the last decade. Pastore spends her free time taking photographs and Coxing the Varsity Rowing Team. Nina enjoys skiing, visiting art museums...

Jack Mouch

Assistant Web Editor

Jack Mouch is a freshman at Berkeley. Besides occasionally annoying his friends with trivial facts and humor, he enjoys writing as a hobby and plays on the Berkeley tennis team. When not writing for the Berkeley Fanfare, you can...

Charvi Sharma

Assistant Photography Editor

Charvi Sharma is a sophomore this year at Berkeley, and is a photographer on the Fanfare. As well as being on the Fanfare, Charvi is a member of Film Production, the Physics and Astronomy Club, the Math Club, Writing Tutors, and...

Mara Xiong

Section Editor

Mara Xiong is a sophomore on the Fanfare. In addition to working as a section editor for the newspaper, she is also a devoted member of Latin Club, History Bowl, Girls Outside and Writing Tutors. When not buried under a pile of...

Kendyl Kirtley

Section Editor

Kendyl Kirtley is that shy, quiet freshman who only talks when she has something to say- and so she uses writing to express herself instead. Besides having a passion for all things art, writing and travel, she loves to read and...

Samir Saeed

Section Editor

Samir Saeed is a freshman who has attended Berkeley since Pre-K. In addition to writing for FanFare, he participates in Latin Club, History Bowl and Diversity club. On weekends, you can often find Samir out on the golf course....

Catherine Amburgey

Section Editor

Catherine is a freshman who has attended Berkeley since fourth grade. She is a member of the Crew team, SARC, Orchestra and Diversity Club. When not writing, Catherine loves to listen to music, volunteer around Tampa, draw or...