2019-2020 Staff

Taysia Mendenhall

Hi, I'm Taysia! I am a Features Assistant. I am a senior and this is my first year on the Bengal's Purr. My hobbies include reading, writing, painting, dancing, and playing the clarinet.

Lindsey Sexton

Hi, My name is Lindsey Sexton and it's my second year on the Bengal's Purr. I'm a Senior at the Lewiston High school and it's been a nice 2 years here. I love going on trips but hate doing nothing. I loved being the Business Assistant...

Josie Hafer

Hi, I'm Josie! I am the Editor-in-Chief of The Bengal's Purr! I love overseeing something so crucial to our school's history. I am also the Opinion Editor here on the Purr. Journalism is a passion of mine and I can't wait to...

Isaiah Schmidt

I am currently a junior at LHS, a rookie member of the Bengal's Purr. I enjoy writing, hence the decision to join the Bengal's Purr. As far as hobbies go, I mostly enjoy making music, and I play both with a worship team at my...

Wendy Guo

Hello everrrrybooody. I'm Wendy, a junior, and this will be my first year on The Bengal's Purr. I love Tom Holland and Jake Gyllenhaal. I also love my cat Aster. He is the best boy ever. I taught him paw, high five, and sit.

Kimberly Neri

Hi please call me Kim or Kimmy! I'm a senior this year and I'm still 4'10". I'm the high school's favorite Filipino. I write feature stories for the Purr. Follow me on instagram @kandidlykimmy

Sophie Hunter

Hi, I'm Sophie Hunter! This is my second year on The Bengal's Purr as an entertainment assistant. I'm a senior and I like to go rock climbing, hang with friends, and listen to music. Go Bengals!

Elsa Munster

I'm Elsa and I'm a senior that's going to be writing news, some features, and editing others stories. This is my second year on the Bengal's Purr staff.

Jazmyne Hartogh

HI, i'm Jazmyne. I am a senior and the last class to be in the current high school. Currently, I am the Business Manager of The Bengal's Purr. I enjoy dancing and musical theater.

Eli Thomas

Hi my name is Eli! I write entertainment. My hobbies include playing Tennis and Bass. My favorite food is Milksteak. My interests include magnets and ghouls. I dislike people's knees. This is my third year on the purr and I am...

Ellie Hafer

Hi! I'm Ellie, and this is my second year on The Bengal's Purr as an entertainment editor. I love horror movies, collecting plants, and performing in musical theatre. Go Bengals!

Skylar Raymond

Hey! My name is Skylar Raymond and this is my third and final year on the Purr as Co-Managing Editor and Features Editor.

Abby Bower

Hi, I'm Abby Bower, and this year will be my 3rd on the Bengal's Purr! This year am Co-managing editor, News editor, and a Copy editor. In my free time I like to bake, travel, and hang out with my friends. I am so excited for...