2014-2015 Staff

Meraal Hakeem

Meraal Hakeem is a junior and a staff writer for the 2014-2015 Plano West BluePrints newspaper. Hakeem’s previous journalism experience includes entering writing competitions and interning at Susan G. Komen, where she intervie...

Tiffany Su

Tiffany Su is a senior and Associate Editor of the 2015-2016 Plano West BluePrints newspaper. In school, she is involved in Quill and Scroll International Honor Society, National Honor Society and Mu Alpha Theta. Being a jour...

McKenna Alexander

This is McKenna’s second year on the BluePrints staff. She is currently the Associate Editor for the production. Besides writing, in her spare time she enjoys horseback riding, sailing, spending time with friends and family,...

Kaid Walters

Kaid Walters is a senior and a first-year staff writer for the 2014-2015 Plano West BluePrints newspaper. Walters plans to major in International Studies and aspires to travel to foreign countries to teach English. Walters spends h...

Jennifer Cotter

This is her first year on the BluePrints staff. Jennifer is currently Senior Editor for the BluePrints. Jennifer is also Treasurer for Quill and Scroll Honor Society. She was in the journalism class her junior year. Jennifer plans...

Nicki Edwards

Nicki Edwards is a senior and first year staff writer for Plano West Blueprints. In her free time, Edwards enjoys re-reading her favorite books, watching 90s sitcoms and babysitting her two beautiful nieces. She is a dedicated...

Haley Pevsner

Haley Pevsner is a senior and the Co-Editor-in-Chief of the Plano West BluePrints newspaper. Pevsner’s activities include National Honor Society, Mu Alpha Theta, French National Honor Society, Quill and Scroll International Honor ...

Talia Kussman

Talia Kussman is a second year writer for the BluePrints and is currently serving as a Senior Editor. While she is a member of Quill and Scroll International Honor Society in school, uutside of school, Kussman is involved in BBY...

Marisa Pisterzi

Marisa Pisterzi is a senior and the Co-Editor-in-Chief of BluePrints. Her extracurriculars include National Charity League (NCL), National Honor Society (NHS), and being the Vice President of Quill and Scroll Honor Society. After sp...

Maureen Maher

This is Maureen Maher's first year as a writer for BluePrints. Writing has always been a passion for Maureen and she is excited that she gets to have her work published. In addition to the newspaper, she is involved with various...

Catherine Hoffman

Catherine Hoffman is a junior and staff writer for the 2014-2015 Plano West BluePrints newspaper. Hoffman is involved with technical theatre at West and plays club soccer outside of school. Through newspaper, she has develope...

Bianca Javery

Bianca Javery is a junior and a staff writer for the 2014-2015 Plano West BluePrints newspaper. Javery aspires to go to college to major in business and psychology, with a minor in journalism. She has served as the President of her B...

Olivia Keomoungkhoun

Olivia Keomoungkhoun is a senior, the President of Quill and Scroll Honor Society and the Co-Editor-in-Chief of the 2014-2015 Plano West BluePrints newspaper. She has been writing for BluePrints for two years. Through newspaper...

Taylor Watkins

This is Taylor’s first year on the newspaper staff as a staff writer. Some of Taylor’s hobbies are writing and soccer. Her goals for the future include graduating from Texas Tech University in 2019 with an English major and...

Daniel Gooding

Although he is a senior, this is Daniel Gooding's first year on the Blueprints staff. He also plays the bassoon and alto saxophone in the Plano West band. Next year, Daniel will be studying business at the University of North...

Catie Tsai

Catie Tsai is a senior, the Vice President of Quill and Scroll Honor Society and the Co-Editor-in-Chief of the 2014-2015 Plano West BluePrints newspaper. She has been writing for BluePrints for two years. As Co-Editor-in-Chie...

Janice Zhou

This is Janice’s first year on the BluePrints Staff. She is currently a Senior Editor for the 2014-2015 newspaper. She was in the journalism class her junior year. She plans on majoring in journalism next year while she’s...

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