The Smoke Signal

2020-2021 Staff

Spencer Goldstein
Editor in Chief

Spencer Goldstein

After being appointed sports editor at the beginning of his junior year, Spencer was promoted to co-editor in chief for his senior year. He is excited to work with the rest of the staff.

Ellie Kim
Editor in Chief

Ellie Kim

Senior Ellie Kim joined the PV Student Publication in her freshman year and became managing editor her junior year. This year, she is co-editor in chief and hopes to provide Pascack Valley with the latest news and compelling stories.

Abby Shapiro
Staff Editor

Abby Shapiro

Abby is a sophomore and has been writing for the publication since she was freshman. She is excited to expand her writing palet further and continue to create intriguing and impactful stories.

Ilmie Xhaferi
Staff Editor

Ilmie Xhaferi

Mimi is a senior and she is super excited to be working as an editor during her final year with the publication. She looks forward to writing more feature, news, and opinion pieces as well as learning how to add more multimedia...

Isabella Zuluaga
Staff Editor

Isabella Zuluaga

Senior Isabella Zuluaga joined The PV Student Publication during her freshman year as a writer and became an editor in her junior year. In her last year as an editor, she hopes to help guide and shape her writers.

Sarah Buttikofer
Staff Editor

Sarah Buttikofer

Sarah is a sophomore, and this is her second year on the PV Student Publication. She is excited to grow as a student journalist, work alongside the staff, and spread news in the PV community.

Ava DeVincenzo
Staff Editor

Ava DeVincenzo

Ava is a senior and she has written for the PV Student Publication all four years of her high school career. This is her first year as an editor with a writing stable and she is excited to get to work with everyone again this yea...

BJ McGrane
Sports Editor

BJ McGrane

This is BJ's second year as sports editor, and he is looking forward to spending his senior year continuing to provide the community with in-depth Pascack Valley sports coverage, in addition to helping other sports writers improve...

Noah Silver
Assistant Sports Editor

Noah Silver

Noah is a sophomore who has been with the PV Student Publication for two years now. He is excited to continue his journey as a sports writer and be able to work with the rest of the staff.

Matt Austin
Photo Editor

Matt Austin

Matt is a junior and he has been with the PV Student Publication since the end of his freshman year. This is Matt's second year as a photo editor, and he is excited to be with the publication for another year!

Ava Kim
Photo Editor

Ava Kim

Ava is a sophomore and this is her second year as a member of the PV Student Publication. She is looking forward to working hard this year as well as continuing her journey as a photographer.

Francesca Sanelli
Staff Writer

Francesca Sanelli

Francesca is a sophomore who recently started writing for the PV Student Publication. She is excited to continue covering interesting events throughout the school.

Hannah Elbogen
Staff Writer

Hannah Elbogen

Hannah is a junior and this is her first year as a member of the PV Student Publication. She looks forward to producing a variety of interesting content.

Megan Austin
Staff Writer

Megan Austin

Freshman, Megan Austin is an avid writer on the PV Student Publication. This is her first year as a writer. She can't wait for the articles she will write and the next four years to come!

Allison Varghese
Social Media Editor

Allison Varghese

Allison is a freshman at PV and has already loved creating content for the publication. She is looking forward to continuing her journey with the publication while watching her writing progress.

Hailey Migdal
Video Editor

Hailey Migdal

Hailey is a junior and has been a part of the PV Student Publication for her entire high school career. She is very excited to continue producing media to entertain and inform the PV community.

Julia Chiola
Video Editor

Julia Chiola

Julia is a junior and she has been apart of the PV Student Publication since freshman year. She is excited to continue working hard this year to create well produced media for Pascack Valley.

Danielle Braune
Staff Writer

Danielle Braune

Danielle Braune is currently a PV junior who joined theĀ PV Student Publication as a sophomore. She is excited to be writing movie reviews, as well as expanding her writing palette.

Emily Moy
Staff Writer

Emily Moy

Emily is a sophomore, and this is her second year on the PV Student Publication staff. She is looking forward to learning more about journalism.

Nolan Wasserman
Sports Writer

Nolan Wasserman

Nolan Wasserman is a sophomore sports writer. He is looking forward to improving his skills as a writer throughout the year.

Sarah Shapiro
Staff Writer

Sarah Shapiro

Sarah Shapiro is a sophomore and is excited to be a part of the PV Student Publication. She aspires to write impactful and interesting articles and is looking forward to developing new writing skills.

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