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Meet the Editors

Anna Pogarcic

Editor-in-Chief

Anna Pogarcic is the editor-in-chief for the 2020-2021 school year.

Anna is a senior journalism and history major from Charlotte, N.C.

Email Anna@ampogarcic

Brandon Standley

Editorial Managing Editor

Brandon Standley is the editorial managing editor for the 2020-2021 school year.

Brandon is a senior public relations and psychology major from Kinston, N.C.

Email Brandon@branstans

Maeve Sheehey

Director of Enterprise 

Maeve Sheehey is the director of enterprise for the 2020-2021 school year.

Maeve is a senior business journalism major from Baltimore, MD

Email Maeve | @maevesheehey

Will Melfi

Digital Managing Editor

Will Melfi is the digital managing editor for the 2020-2021 school year.

Will is a senior journalism and political science major from Fuquay-Varina, N.C.

Email Will | @willmelfi

Maddie Ellis

University Editor

Maddie Ellis is the University desk editor for the 2020-2021 school year.

Maddie is a junior journalism and English major from Charlotte, N.C.

Email Maddie@madelineellis

Sonia Rao

City & State Editor


Sonia Rao is the city & state desk editor for the 2020-2021 school year.

Sonia is a sophomore journalism and economics major from Morrisville, N.C.

Email Sonia@sonjarao

Jared McMasters

Sports Editor

Jared McMasters is the sports editor for the 2020-2021 school year. 


Jared is a senior journalism from Mebane, N.C.

Email Jared@McMastersJ 



Nathan Wesley 

Arts & Culture Editor 


Nathan Wesley is an assistant arts & culture editor for the 2020-2021 school year.

Nathan is a senior advertising & public relations and political science major from Winston-Salem, N.C.

Email Nathan@nathankwesley

Jeffrey Shutter

Design & Graphics Editor

Jeffrey Shutter is the design & graphics editor for the 2020-2021 school year.

Jeffrey is a junior advertising and economics major from Greensboro, N.C.

Email Jeffrey

Morgan Pirozzi

Photo Editor

Morgan Pirozzi is a co-photo desk editor for the 2020-2021 school year.

Morgan is a sophomore biology and environmental science major from Cary, N.C.

Email Morgan | @morganpirozziphotography

Krista Nichols

Copy Chief

Krista Nichols is the copy chief for the 2020-2021 school year. 



Krista is a senior journalism and political science major from Fuquay-Varina, N.C.

Email Krista@kristanichols_

Mary King

Audience Engagement Editor

Mary King is the audience engagement editor for the 2020-2021 school year.

Mary is a junior journalism major from Kure Beach, N.C.

Email Mary@maryking__

Paige Masten

Opinion Editor

Paige Masten is the opinion desk editor for the 2020-2021 school year.

Paige is a senior journalism and economics major from Raleigh, N.C.

Email Paige | @paigemasten


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