The Epitaph

2020-2021 Staff

Natalie Owsley, Adviser
Adviser

Natalie Owsley

This is Mrs. Owsley’s eleventh year at Homestead and her seventh year advising the journalism program....

Nika Bondar
Editor in Chief

Nika Bondar

Nika is the co-Editor in Chief of the Epitaph, in her second year on staff and fifth year in the States. Hav...

Sahil Venkatesan
Editor in Chief

Sahil Venkatesan

Sahil, in his second year at the Homestead Epitaph, is co-Editor in Chief of The Epitaph. When n...

Saanvi Thakur
Managing Editor, Senior Arts and Culture Editor

Saanvi Thakur

Saanvi is currently a junior and this is her second year on The Epitaph. She is the Managing editor ...

Naomi Baron
Senior News Editor

Naomi Baron

Naomi is a junior, and this will be her second year on The Epitaph. She is very excited to be the Sen...

Shreya Partha
Senior Opinion Editor

Shreya Partha

Shreya is a junior, and this is her second year on The Epitaph as the Senior Opinion Editor. She is ...

Leila Salam, Reporter
Senior Lifestyles Editor

Leila Salam

Leila is a junior and also the senior lifestyles editor. Outside of the Epitaph, Leila likes to learn and spre...

Miya Liu
Creative Liaison, Senior Multimedia Editor

Miya Liu

This is Miya's second and a half year on the Epitaph. Despite her lack of artistic talent, she enjoys ...

Allen Zhang
Senior Social Media Editor and Copy Editor

Allen Zhang

Allen is the Senior Social Media Editor and Copy Editor for The Epitaph. (Follow The Epitaph on...

Elaine Huang
Senior Design Editor

Elaine Huang

Elaine is a senior, and this is her second year on The Epitaph. She is the Senior Design Editor this yea...

Yukari Zapata, Business Manager
Business Manager

Yukari E. Zapata

Yukari E. Zapata is a junior and a second-year reporter for the Epitaph. She is also the business ma...

Karuna Chandran, Cub Reporter
Junior Lifestyles Editor

Karuna Chandran

Karuna is currently a sophomore in the Homestead Journalism class. After taking the introductory Wri...

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Junior Multimedia Editor

Mae Richardson

I really like writing so I am very excited to be a part of the Epitaph staff this year! In my free time,...

Madhavi Karthik, Cub Reporter
Junior News Editor

Madhavi Karthik

Madhavi is currently a sophomore at Homestead and it is her first official year working with The Epitaph. S...

Raymond Ranbhise
Junior Sports editor

Raymond Ranbhise

Raymond is currently a sophomore and this is his second year on the Epitaph. Raymond also plays basebal...

Amber Birrell
Junior Arts and Culture Editor

Amber Birrell

Amber is currently a sophomore at homestead and this is her first year on the epitaph. She is excited to ...

Evelyn Solis
Reporter

Evelyn Solis

My name is Evelyn. I am a senior and a first-year reporter. My favorite hobbies include reading, wat...

Bobby Gorelick
Reporter

Bobby Gorelick

Bobby is a junior, and this is his first year writing The Epitaph as a reporter. He is passionate abou...

Lia Klebanov
Reporter

Lia Klebanov

Lia is a sophomore and this is her first year on The Epitaph staff. She will be focusing on further en...

Reporter

Xochitl Neely

i'm a freshman. i love music, sports, and seeing people do weird trends. i play 2 sports. basketball an...

Erin Loh
Reporter

Erin Loh

Erin is a sophomore and this is her first year writing for the Epitaph. She has been eyeing this electi...

Sofia Jimenz
Reporter

Sofia Jimenz

Sofia is currently a sophomore and is part of Writing for Publication. She like writes and is very exite...

Alyssa Zimmerman
Reporter

Alyssa Zimmerman

Alyssa is a junior and in her first year at The Epitaph. In her free time she enjoys gaming, roller sk...

Ariana Tejeda Moreno
Reporter

Ariana Tejeda Moreno

I’m sophmore and I’m very optimistic to grow as a writer with the journalism class. ...

Ashley Orozco
Reporter

Ashley Orozco

Ashley is new to The Epitaph this year and loves to write. Besides writing Ashley’s hobbies includ...

Macy Li
Reporter

Macy Li

Macy is a sophomore, and she's thrilled to be a reporter for The Epitaph. She's passionate about writ...

Christine Kim
Reporter

Christine Kim

Christine is currently a sophomore and a first-year member of The Epitaph. After watching The Devil ...

Jack Xu, Reporter
Reporter

Jack Xu

Hello, my name is Jack and I'm currently a junior here at HHS. My passion in Epitaph is to spread idea...

Ritaja Subrahmanya
Junior Opinion Editor

Ritaja Subrahmanya

Ritaja is a first year reporter who found her passion for writing after taking Writing for Publication ...

Seoyoung Hwang
Junior Design Editor

Seoyoung Hwang

Seoyoung is a sophomore as well as the junior multimedia editor. She is very excited to work with th...