The Smoke Signal

2019-2020 Staff

Katie Mullaney

Editor in Chief

Senior Katie Mullaney joined The Smoke Signal in her freshman year as a photographer but became a writer her sophomore year after she took PV's Journalism class. She became a staff editor at the beginning of her junior year and...

Rachel Cohen

Editor in Chief

Senior Rachel Cohen joined The Smoke Signal during her freshman year and became a staff editor her sophomore year. Last year, she was a staff editor and social media coordinator, and this year, she is co-editor in chief with Kat...

Ava Devincenzo

Staff Editor

Ava is a junior and this is her first year as a staff editor. She has been on The Smoke Signal since freshman year as a staff writer and an editor-in-training. This year she is excited to use her knowledge of journalism to bring...

BJ McGrane

Sports Editor

BJ McGrane is a junior and has been a part of The Smoke Signal since his freshman year. He is looking forward to improving his skills as a sports editor this year.

Spencer Goldstein

Sports Editor

Spencer Goldstein is a junior and has been a part of The Smoke Signal since his freshman year. He is excited to develop his writing skills as a sports editor this year.

Victoria Donofrio

Photo Editor

Victoria Donofrio is a PV senior and has been a part of The Smoke Signal since her freshman year. She is excited to be one of the two photo editors this year.

Matt Austin

Photo Editor

Matt Austin is a PV sophomore, and has been a part of The Smoke Signal since his freshman year. He is excited to be one of the two photo editors this school year.

Izzy Zuluaga

Isabella Zuluaga is a junior and this is her third year on The Smoke Signal and her first year as a staff editor. She looks forward to developing her journalism skills.

Hailey Migdal

Hailey Migdal is a sophomore and is excited to be a part of The Smoke Signal for her second year. She is looking forward to pursuing her passion of making videos as a video editor this year.

Ilmie Xhaferi

Mimi Xhaferi is a Pascack Valley junior and has been a part of The Smoke Signal since her freshman year. This year, she is excited to be working as a staff editor and looks forward to what is to come.

Willy Higgins

Sports Writer

Willy is currently a Junior and has been a part of The Smoke Signal since his freshman year. He is excited to develop higher journalistic writing skills and be able to cover sports games this year.

Mason Baronian

Sports Writer

Mason has been a part of The Smoke Signal since his freshman year when he joined as a sports writer. He is excited to develop his writing skills for feature articles this year and be able to attend and cover more sports games.

Ellie Kim

Managing Editor

Ellie Kim is a junior and is looking forward to her third year as part of The Smoke Signal. She is excited to keep writing and gaining new skills as an opinion and feature writer.

Jake Zaretsky

Sports Writer

Jake Zaretsky is currently a senior at Pascack Valley and this is his first year as a member of The Smoke Signal. His goals are to help out in any way possible by sharing his inputs on all sorts of topics. In his final year of ...

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