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Madison Garrett

MADISON GARRETT

Madison Garrett is a high school junior at Saint Saviour High School in Brooklyn, New York. As a passionate writer, Madison has had several articles published in local New York City newspapers voicing the injustices that plague the world. Additionally, as an aspiring broadcast journalist, Madison has co-moderated panels sponsored by The Girl Scouts of Greater New York. In her leisure, Madison enjoys writing, reading, and advocating for what she truly believes in. Attending the 2020 Washington Journalism and Media Conference allowed for Madison’s love for the art of journalism to blossom and she is extremely excited to participate on the Youth Advisory Board for the 2021 Washington Journalism and Media Conference!
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Sarah Levy

SARAH LEVY

Sarah Levy is a high school senior in Davis, California. She attended the WJMC in 2020, and the experience furthered her career interests in creative writing and journalism. In addition to writing, Sarah also finds her creative inspiration through singing in the Davis Madrigals and martial arts–she recently earned her 2nd degree black belt.
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Julia Narvaez Munguia

JULIA NARVAEZ MUNGUIA

Julia Narvaez Munguia is a senior at Isaac Bear Early College High School. In addition, she is a dually-enrolled sophomore at the University of North Carolina at Wilmington double-majoring in communication studies and political science. Upon graduating from university, she intends to pursue a career in journalism. Julia currently serves as president of her high school’s Future Business Leaders of America chapter and is a member of the National Honor Society and UNCW’s Communication Studies Society. In her free time, you can find her working as a Starbucks barista, listening to a good podcast, or enjoying the beach with her pitbull-English pointer mix, DJ.
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Logan Dubel

LOGAN DUBEL

Logan Dubel is an aspiring broadcast journalist with a passion for telling stories that matter. Since June 2020, he has served as a digital reporter for OceanCity.com and in November 2020, launched an online newscast, This Week in Ocean City. Since starting his reporting career, he has interviewed local council members and prospective candidates along with public health officials and small business owners. In addition, Logan serves as the news and managing editor of The Gazette, the Franklin High School newspaper. At Franklin, he also works as the public address announcer for sporting events, president of his class, and a member of the internationally recognized mock trial team. Logan first attended WJMC in 2020 and is looking forward to another fantastic experience!

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Giovanishka Gonzalez Rodriguez

Giovanishka Gonzalez is a WJMC 2019 alumni from Puerto Rico. Giovanishka was born on July 17, 2002 and is currently attending her Senior year at Ramey Unit School in Aguadilla, Puerto Rico. Giovanishka has worked for local news papers such as El Nuevo Dia and Primera Hora. In her free time she takes to writing poetry and doing sports such as Softball and Martial Arts. Her intended career of study is Investigative Journalism.

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Samuel Girgis

Sam is a rising senior at Cherry Creek High School in Denver Colorado. He attended WJMC’s 2019 conference and was part of the pink group. He runs his own photography and videography business and came to WJMC wanting to learn more about the journalism field. Sam is very excited to come back to WJMC as an intern this summer.

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Anabel Diaz

Anabel Diaz is a current senior at Grant Community High School in Fox Lake, Illinois. She attended WJMC during the summer of 2019 and was a part of the Green group. Diaz is a center defender for her schools soccer team and also plays the flute in the marching band. She is an active FBLA member and participates in the student council. Anabel has a love for media and developed a liking to journalism which eventually qualified her to attend State. First generation American, Diaz plans to attend the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign or University of Michigan Ann Arbor in the fall 2020 in Digital Marketing.

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Kierra Mullins

Kierra Mykel Mullins is a Senior at Gahanna Lincoln High School in Gahanna Ohio. She is a news correspondent for her high school TV station “Lincoln Live”. Kierra also represents her school as a Student Ambassador and Commissioner for “Link Crew”, which is their freshman connect program. In her free time, she participates in several community service programs such as “Pancakes For Purpose”, which is a K-2nd grade reading program and “Delta Gems”.  Kierra plans on studying Media Production and Political Science after graduating high school.