Nexus

2018-2019 Staff

Yoanna Shushkova

Editor-in-chief

Yoanna is from Bulgaria and plays for the Grady tennis team.

Avery Allen

Editor

Avery Allen is apart of the Grady Cross Country team and The Grady Model UN team, as well as the Nexus Staff. Avery is very excited to be a part of this staff and he will be very dedicated to the publication. Avery loves writing...

Sahana Parker

Editor

Sahana is a member of the Grady cross country team and loves to go on outdoor adventures.

Becca Pirkle

Editor

Becca enjoys reading made up stories, but she guarantees that all of her stories for Nexus are 100 percent true.

Jessie Bouterse

Editor

Jessie enjoys writing stories and also plays soccer and runs cross country.

Lola Biddy

Writer

Lola Biddy is a member of both the cross country team and model UN. She enjoys being creative with her writing and her daily activities, and is excited to join the Nexus staff.

Zoya Charania

Writer

Zoya enjoys writing stories for Nexus. She has also been competitively riding horses for 6 years.

Anna Fedorova

Writer

Anna loves running cross country and participates in mock trial.

Maddie Goines

Writer

Maddie Goines loves to work with others and write stories about music for Nexus. Goines is excited to be able to share her stories on Nexus staff this year!

Elena Hubert

Writer

Elena spends most of her time running with the Grady cross country team. She is also a member of the Grady Jesters Speech and Debate team and competes in public forum debate. She hopes to pursue journalism in the future, and Nexus...

Samantha Huray

Writer

Samantha enjoys soccer and violin, and is an avid participant of mock trial. She loves writing and is excited to be on Nexus.

Elise Isakov

Writer

Elise enjoys playing soccer for Grady in the spring and Inter Atlanta in the fall. She also sings in a traveling choir throughout the year, and enjoys traveling around the world.

Bella McDonald

Writer

Bella enjoys swimming and yearbook, as well as her dog. She is excited to start writing for Nexus.

Zoey Phillips

Writer

Zoey loves dancing and has been doing it for 11 years now, and also plays the violin. But what she really enjoy is writing.

Lanier Pickren

Writer

This is Lanier's first year on the Nexus staff and she enjoys it very much. She is a sophomore, and in addition to writing for the paper she is Latin Club historian and secretary of Beta Club.

Evelyn Robertson

Writer

Evelyn enjoys writing, playing soccer, and playing the violin in her free time. She is excited about being able to write for Nexus and hopes that reader's enjoy her stories.

Lauren Silcock

Writer

Lauren is a sophomore who loves writing for Nexus. She is passionate about martial arts, and recently earned her black belt.

Carys Van Atta

Writer

Carys enjoys playing Lacrosse, and competing on Grady Jesters.

Ellie Winer

Writer

Ellie Winer is a sophomore who is excited to write for Nexus. She enjoys writing, music, and participates in Grady's mock trial team as well. She hopes to entertain and inform with her stories.

Addison Berreth

Writer

Addison is a sophomore and is excited to be writing stories for Nexus this year. She also participates in HOSA club and dances outside of school.

Katie Dwyer

Writer

Katie enjoys playing lacrosse and swimming. She is a member of the Grady Mock Trial team, lacrosse team, Latin club, and beta club.

Maeve Malaney-Lau

Writer

Maeve is a member of the Grady Jesters, HOSA, swim team, and yearbook club. She loves journalism and is excited to write for Nexus!

The arts, cultural and news magazine of Henry W. Grady High School in Atlanta, Georgia