STAFF 2017-2018

Editors-in-Chief:

Tara Gordon (gordont18@wpsma.org)

Tara Gordon is an Editor-In-Chief of The Rebellion and a senior this year at Walpole High School. Outside of The Rebellion, Tara is a director in the Walpole Film Festival, a member of Student Council, and participates in National Honor Society, French Club and the tennis team. When she is not in school, Tara can be found working at Farmer In The Dell or doing homework at the nearest Starbucks.

 

 

 

 

 

Lillian Hunter (hunterl18@wpsma.org)

Lillie Hunter, class of 2018, is an Editor in Chief of The Rebellion. At Walpole High School, she is the French Club President, a member of art and photography club, and part of the tennis team. Outside of school, she volunteers at Old Post Road, works at the Walpole Recreation Department, and teaches CCD at St. Mary’s Parish.

 

 

 

 

 

Lindsey Sullivan (sullivanl18@wpsma.org)

Lindsey Sullivan, class of 2018, is Editor-in-Chief for The Rebellion. Outside of Journalism, Lindsey is SEMASC President for Student Council and runs cross country and track. Outside of school, Lindsey loves to shop, drink coffee and hang out with friends.

 

 

 

 

Business Manager:

Breanna Andreassi (andreassib18@wpsma.org)

Breanna Andreassi, class of 2018, is a second year staff writer and business manager for The Rebellion. As a part of Walpole High School, she is involved with the French Club as well as being a Rebel Ambassador. Outside of school, she often travels to volunteer abroad or explores new places with her family and friends.

 

 

 

News Editor:

Emily Ball (balle18@wpsma.org)

Emily Ball, class of 2018, is the News Editor for The Rebellion. At Walpole High School, she plays lacrosse, is the secretary for Student Council and is a member of the National Honor Society. Outside of school, she enjoys running and taking her dog for walks.

 

 

 

 

 

Editorial Editor:

Molly O’Connell (oconnellm19@wpsma.org)

Molly O’Connell, class of 2019, is this year’s Editorial Editor for The Rebellion. In school, she is a part of Student Council, Latin Club, the Humane Society and spring track. Outside of school, she enjoys hanging out with friends and running.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sports Editor:

Aidan Chariton (charitona18@wpsma.org)

Aidan Chariton, class of 2018, is the Sports Editor and Co-Director of Twitter for The Rebellion. At Walpole High School, he plays basketball, acts in the Walpole Film Festival, is the Senior Delegate on Student Council, and is in charge of the social media for The Brigade. Outside of school Aidan enjoys playing ultimate frisbee, watching movies, classifying foods, providing quality service at Subway and hanging out with his friends.

 

 

 

 

 

Entertainment Editor:

Catherine Hurwitz (hurwitzc19@wpsma.org)

Catherine (Katie) Hurwitz, class of 2019, is currently the Art and Entertainment Editor for The Rebellion. Katie is the president of the Creative Writing Club, the president of the Random Acts of Kindness Club, a 12-year figure skater, a recreational tennis player, a Girl Scout Ambassador, a pianist, a Personal Care Attendant (PCA) and a catechist. She is a cellist who is the principal chair at the WHS orchestra, and she plays for the Harvard Summer School Orchestra (HSSO), the New England Conservatory Preparatory (NEC Prep) Cello Choir, Southeastern Massachusetts School Bandmasters Association (SESMBA) and local churches.

 

 

Lifestyle Editor:

Grace Donovan (donovang18@wpsma.org)

Grace Donovan, class of 2018, is the Lifestyle editor for The Rebellion. At Walpole High School, she is Vice President of French Club, a National Honor Society member,  and a tennis player in the spring. Outside of school, she enjoys photography and hanging out with friends.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Website Editor:

Dana DeMartino (demartinod18@wpsma.org)

Dana DeMartino is the Website Editor for The Rebellion. At Walpole High School, she is the senior class president on Student Council, National Honor Society secretary, and a director for the Walpole Film Festival. She runs cross country and track. Outside of school, Dana enjoys traveling and cooking.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Photography Editors:

Caroline Pitman (pitmanc@wpsma.org)

Caroline Pitman, class of 2018, is the co-Photography Editor for The Rebellion. At Walpole High School, she plays tennis, participates in French club, Yearbook Committee and is involved with the Walpole Historical Society. Outside of school, she enjoys spending time with her dog, watching the Office and frequenting Farmer in the Dell.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ciara Healy (healyc18@wpsma.org)

Ciara Healy, class of 2018, is a Photography Editor for The Rebellion. At Walpole High School, Ciara is a member of the tennis team and participates in the French Club, the National Honors Society and the Walpole Film Festival. Outside of school, Ciara works at Sunshine Country Day School, the Walpole Recreation Department, and volunteers as a CCD teacher at Saint Mary’s Parish.

 

 

 

 

 

Layout Editor:

Samantha Simons (simonss19@wpsma.org)

Samantha Simons, class of 2019, is the Layout Editor for The Rebellion. At Walpole High School, she is a Rebel Ambassador, participates in the fall, winter, and spring productions from the Drama Club, is part of the Concert Choir and is a member of Randoms Acts of Kindness Club. Outside of school, she participates in musical productions in a local community theater.

 

 

 

Graphics Editor:

Danielle Borelli (borellid18@wpsma.org)

Danielle Borelli, class of 2018, is a Graphic Editor for The Rebellion. She runs cross country, and she runs winter and spring track.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Social Media Director:

Julia Kane (kanej18@wpsma.org)

Julia Kane, class of 2018 is the Social Media Director for The Rebellion. At Walpole High School, Julia plays lacrosse and is an active member of the French Club and National Honors Society. Outside of school, Julia enjoys sailing on the Charles River Esplanade and volunteering to teach learn-to-sail classes.

 

 

 

Lead Reporter:

Hope Jordan (jordonh19@wpsma.org)

Hope Jordan, class of 2019, is Lead Reporter for The Rebellion. At Walpole High School, she is a member of Student Council, a member of the Student Police Advisory Council, a Peer Ambassador, and a member of Photography Club. Outside of school, she enjoys working with animals, children with disabilities and hanging out with her friends.

 

 

 

 

Assistant News Editor:

Jessica Ferguson (fergusonj19@wpsma.org)

Jess Ferguson, class of 2019, is the Assistant News Editor for The Rebellion. At Walpole High, she is a director in the Walpole Film Festival and participates in Best Buddies and Humane Society. Outside of school, she works, enjoys watching movies and hanging out with her friends.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Staff Writers:

Megan Brigham (brighamm19@wpsma.org)

Megan Brigham, class of 2019, is a first year staff writer for The Rebellion. At Walpole High School she is a captain for varsity soccer, and she runs spring track. She participates in the Spanish club. Outside of school she enjoys hanging out with her friends and puzzling.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Eva Clarke (clarkee19@wpsma.org)

Eva Clarke, class of 2019, is a first year staff writer for the Lifestyle and A&E section of the Rebellion. At Walpole High School, she plays for Walpole Girls Soccer and runs both winter and spring track. Outside of school, she enjoys working at her job, helping train service dogs, taking care of newborn puppies and volunteering for a nonprofit organization.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Alexis Rodia (rodiaa18@wpsma.org)

Alex Rodia, class of 2018, is a second year staff writer for The Rebellion. At Walpole High School, she plays field hockey and lacrosse, and she participates in the Walpole Film Festival. Outside of school, she enjoys hanging out with friends.

 

 

 

 

 

Gabriella Donahue (donahueg18@wpsma.org)

Gabby Donahue, class of 2018, is a third year staff writer for The Rebellion. At Walpole High School, she participates in French Club and enjoys running, modeling and hanging out with friends and family.

 

 

 

 

 

Caitlin Kahaly (kahalyc19@wpsma.org)

Caitlin Kahaly, class of 2019, is a first year staff writer for The Rebellion. At Walpole High School, she participates in the Spanish Club and Best Buddies. Outside of school, she enjoys exercising and hanging out with friends.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Brendan Moser (moserb19@wpsma.org)

Brendan Moser, class of 2019, is a second year staff writer for The Rebellion. He plays for Walpole Boys Soccer. Outside of school, he enjoys playing club soccer and hanging out with friends and family.

 

 

 

 

 

 

John O’Meara (omearaj19@wpsma.org)

John (Jack) O’Meara, class of 2019, is a second year staff writer for The Rebellion. At Walpole High School, he is a Student Council representative, a Walpole Varsity Football player and a captain for winter and spring track. Outside of school, he enjoys hanging out with friends and watching college football.

 

 

 

 

 

Olivia O’Connell (oconnello19@wpsma.org

Olivia O’Connell, class of 2019, is a second year staff writer for The Rebellion. At Walpole High School, she plays lacrosse. Outside of school, she enjoys hanging out with family and friends.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Emily Smith (smithe19@wpsma.org)

Emily Smith, class of 2019, is a second year staff writer for The Rebellion. She is also a third-year member of the Walpole High School Dance Company. In her free time she takes interest in the arts, as she enjoys photography and continues to dance. Additionally, she enjoys hiking and having movie nights with friends.

 

 

 

Callie Ross (rossc19@wpsma.org)

Callie Ross, class of 2019, is a second year staff writer for The Rebellion. At Walpole High School, she is a member of the Best Buddies Club. Outside of school she works at the Elm Street School Extended Day Program and enjoys hanging out with her friends.

Photographer:

Sydney Weinacht (weinachts18@wpsma.org)

Sydney Weinacht, class of 2018, is a second year staff writer for The Rebellion. At Walpole High School, she runs spring track and participates in the Humane Society and Spanish Club. Outside of school, she likes to watch sports and tend to her fish tank.