The Charger

2019-2020 Staff

Stefanie McCleish


Stefanie McCleish has been the adviser of The Charger for 9 years. She currently teaches Sophomore Honors World Lit and Journalism 1-8. She received her Bachelor's Degree from Illinois State University...

Mark Anbinder


Mark is one of our editors-in-chief. He was previously an Opinion editor and a Features editor. He enjoys socializing, coffee, general fitness and is a member of BG's gymnastics team. It is his third year...

Sriman Narayanan


Sriman is one of our editors-in-chief, and also a member of BG's football and track & field programs. An avid writer and athlete, he hopes to pursue journalism in college. It is his third year on staff...

Allie Zyck


Allie is one of the editors-in-chief of The Charger. Previously, she had been the In-Depth editor and a staff writer. When she's not writing for the paper, Allie is also captain of the speech team, a member...

Zoey Heinrich

Assistant Editor-in-Chief, In-Depth Editor, Photographer

Zoey is our assistant editor-in-chief and In-Depth editor. As a junior, this is her second year on the staff. Outside of The Charger, she has received multiple lead roles in the theater program and is...

Emma Manukian

News Editor

Emma is a senior and is currently a News editor for the Charger. Besides being third year staff member, she participates in Orchesis, loves to babysit, and serves as a BAM for freshman. After she graduates,...

Connor Wielgos

Opinion Editor

Connor is our Opinion editor, it is his second year on staff.  He is a senior.

Mikayla Kim

Features Editor

Mikayla is a junior and a Features editor. She plays the french horn, sings in a cappella club and is a peer counselor. She has a job with NWSRA and is in the District Honors Band. She hopes to study special...

Emily Luethy

Features Editor

Emily is our Feature's editor, it is her first year on staff. She is a sophomore.

Daniella Agre

Entertainment Editor

Daniella is one of our Entertainment editors, it is her second year on staff. She is a senior.

Phoebe Rusch

Entertainment Editor

Phoebe is a junior on the staff and is one of our Entertainment editors and was previously a news editor.  She enjoys drawing, as shown by her comic in The Charger, "Candlelight", loves to read in her...

Ola Rembiszewska

In-Depth Editor

Ola is a sophomore and is currently in her first year of the Charger as an In-Depth editor. In school, she is involved in tennis, Multicultural club, and French club. In the future, she hopes to study...

Danny Pembrook

Sports Editor

Danny is in his first year on the staff and is one of the Sports editors of The Charger. He plays football for BG and enjoys eating KFC.

Luca Vitale

Sports Editor

Luca is a senior and is in his first year of the staff. He is currently one of our Sports editors of the Charger. He plays tennis for BG, a member of the Media Tech Club, enjoys hanging out with friends...

Yustyn Kokor

Sports Editor

Yustyn is a Sports editor, it is his first year on staff. He is a sophomore.

Drew Levitt

Staff Writer

Drew is one of our collaborative staff writers. He is a senior.

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