Warrior Word is the official newspaper of Edmonds Woodway High School. We have a staff dedicated to making quality news for the entire community.

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Editor In Chief: Stephany Janssen is the founder of Warrior Word and the current Editor-in-Chief. Her main passions are in journalism and politics, she also reads at any chance she can.  Stephany also enjoys pasta, traveling, Grey’s Anatomy, and coffee.

Copy EditorBridget Smith is a sophomore at Edmonds Woodway. She is the co-founder of the Warrior Word and the current Copy Editor. When she’s not working on the newspaper, Bridget loves to read, hike, and listen to music. Some interesting facts about her, are that she has been bitten by a snake, and was once in the same hotel as Rihanna.

TreasurersKaiona Apio is a co-treasurer and a sophomore at Edmonds-Woodway this year. She is co-treasurer for the Warrior Word. She plays volleyball and participates in the jazz band on bass. Kaiona is also Katrina Peterson’s co-host on What’s in the Word?, a comedic take on the Warrior Word’s current articles.

Roni Flynn is a co-treasurer for the Warrior Word. Her favorite subjects are chemistry and math. She enjoys playing drums and reading.

Secretary: Amy Hoang is currently a sophomore at Edmonds Woodway High and is the secretary of the Warrior Word. Her favorite parts of school are ASB and Key Club, as she strongly believes in leadership and serving others. In free her free time, she likes to draw/paint, sleep, and surf the web.

Publicist: Stephanie Farmer is the publicist of the Warrior Word and runs the social media. Stephanie is dedicated and passionate about the things she loves to do like write and dance. Stephanie has been a ballet dancer for 12 years starting at the ripe old age of 3. Fun fact Stephanie loves filling her weekends with as many experiences as she can; such as plays, ballets, musicals and art shows.

Technology Officer: Emelia Persell is a sophomore at Edmonds Woodway. She is the technology officer and web designer of The Warrior Word. Her favorite subject in school is chemistry. In her free time, she enjoys reading, playing the tuba, and hanging out with her three cats.

Photo EditorAnna Fjortoft is the head photographer of The Warrior Word. She enjoys any type of coffee, classic films, sunny days, and 80’s music. She is beyond grateful to be apart of the wonderful team that comprises Warrior Word. She feels lucky to be able to showcase her and others photography on the incredible platform that is Warrior Word. She hopes to write more articles for the Entertainment category of the Warrior Word very soon.