The student news site of Westford Academy

WA Ghostwriter

The student news site of Westford Academy

WA Ghostwriter

The student news site of Westford Academy

WA Ghostwriter

2021-2022 Staff

Keertana Gangireddy
Editor-in-Chief

Keertana Gangireddy

I'm a senior at WA, as a co-Editor-in-Chief for the newspaper. Although I initially joined for the promise of improving my writing and communication skills, I stayed to make fun of Kristen. In my free time, I enjoy watching rom-coms,...

Anushka Patil
Editor-in-Chief

Anushka Patil

Hey! I'm Anushka, and this is my fourth year on the paper. This is my second year as an Editor-in-Chief! I really enjoy writing and sharing impactful news with the public. I am super excited to see how our publication grows this...

Srinithi Raj
Editor-in-Chief

Srinithi Raj

When I'm not writing, you can probably find me napping or watching an ungodly amount of YouTube. Although I initially joined the Ghostwriter because I enjoy writing, I stayed because I get to make fun of Keertana and her Disney...

Melanie Duronio
Managing Editor

Melanie Duronio

Hi, I'm a senior at WA and this is my first year as a co-managing editor and third year on the Ghostwriter! I initially joined this publication to further my skills as a writer, and in the process I have made some lifelong fr...

Sophia Keang
Editor-in-Chief

Sophia Keang

I’m a junior and one of the Managing Editors for the Ghostwriter. This is my 3rd year on the paper and I like eating quesadillas, shopping, and sleeping. My favorite person in the entire world is Miss Sara Zukowsky <3 ...

Kristen Su
Managing Editor

Kristen Su

I’m a senior and this is my third year with the Ghostwriter. Although I initially joined for the promise of improving my writing and communication skills, I stayed for the donuts during layout sessions and unfortunate sports...

James Farley
Co-Managing Editor

James Farley

Hey, my name is James Farley, and I am a sophomore Co-Sports Editor for the WA Ghostwriter!  I love writing, and also have a passion for sports, so I am excited to incorporate these aspects of my life into my work here for t...

James McDermott
Sports Editor

James McDermott

Hey! My name is James McDermott, I am a sophomore at Westford Academy and this is my second year on the Ghostwriter staff. I joined the Ghostwriter because I have always loved writing and sports. In my free time I am almost alw...

Rohun Voruganti
Sports Editor

Rohun Voruganti

Howdy, my name is Rohun, I am a senior at WA and I play basketball and football here. This is my second year on the Ghostwriter, I joined because I’ve always loved sports journalism and watching some of the debate on shows.  ...

Unnati Bhat
Multimedia and Social Networking Editor

Unnati Bhat

Hi! My name's Unnati and I am a junior at WA. I run cross country and I do Speech and Debate, JSA, DECA, Mock Trial, and Human Rights Club. I love to write opinions, manage socials, and talk and learn with others. I am looking...

Justin Dobski
Business and Marketing Manager

Justin Dobski

Hi! My name is Justin Dobski. I am a sophomore at Westford Academy and this is my second year working for the Ghostwriter and my first year as the Business and Marketing Manager. I joined the Ghostwriter because I have always loved rea...

Mackenzie Adam
Staff Writer

Mackenzie Adam

Hello! I am a sophomore staff writer for the Ghostwriter! In my free time, I like to play sports such as basketball or horseback riding and I also draw a lot. If I can find something on the Ghostwriter that I can make ve...

Jackie Clay
Staff Writer

Jackie Clay

Hello! My name is Jackie Clay, I am a freshman, and this is my first year as a Ghostwriter club member. I love to dance and am a member of my dance studio’s performing company. Reading is one of my favorite things to do and...

Katie Hall
Staff Writer

Katie Hall

Hi! My name is Katie Hall and I am a freshman. I swim competitively for a team called USC year round and swim for Chelmsford Swim and Tennis in summer. I also play softball, but not seriously. I enjoy baking, hanging out with ...

Vea Kashyap
Staff Writer

Vea Kashyap

Hey there! My name is Vea, and I’m a freshman. This is my first year as a staff writer for the Ghostwriter. I enjoy playing sports such as volleyball and love to eat chipotle all day. In school I love history and english whic...

Eshan Khire
Staff Writer

Eshan Khire

Hi! I’m Eshan Khire and this is my first year as a staff writer for Ghostwriter. I like listening to all kinds of music and reading. I also like drawing and painting and I take an art class at WA. I like writing and reading ...

Elitsa Koleva
Co-News Editor

Elitsa Koleva

Hello! My name is Elitsa and I am a freshman. I enjoy reading and watching the news, plus I like to write, which are some of the reasons behind me taking Journalism. I like to swim, paint and read! My favorite school subjects are...

Lauryn Talbott
Staff Writer

Lauryn Talbott

Hi! My name is Lauryn Talbott, I am a sophomore here at Westford Academy and this is my first year taking part in the Ghostwriter club. Outside of school, I love to read and listen to music as well as hang out with my friends in ...

Alexandra Vassilev
Staff Writer

Alexandra Vassilev

Hi! My name is Alexandra Vassilev, and I am currently a junior at Westford Academy. Public speaking and writing have always been interests of mine, so I find myself trying to not only involve myself in activities that serve as a c...

Sara Zukowsky
Staff Writer

Sara Zukowsky

Hi! My name's Sara and I am a senior here at Westford Academy. I love reading and playing soccer. At school, I am a part of Mock Trial, Student Council, NHS, and the French Club. I am looking forward to being a writer for the...

Jack Zwirn
Opinions & Reviews Editor

Jack Zwirn

Hey! I am a sophomore at Westford Academy and this is my first year as a staff writer for the Ghostwriter. I decided to join the Ghostwriter because I have always wanted to go into the sports field to report on top stories throug...

Co-Features Editor

Deepa Gautam

Shreya Voruganti
Co-News Editor

Shreya Voruganti

Hello! My name is Shreya Voruganti and this is my second year on the paper and my first year as the news editor. I love to read and use colorful stationery! I play the ukulele and take the elective at WA. I love shopping and hanging...

Pravar Mukkala
Co-Managing Editor

Pravar Mukkala

HI!!! I'm Pravar! I'm a sophomore and the opinions editor for the Ghostwriter. I joined so I could practice my writing skills, but I stayed so I could write and edit and read more opinions. In my free time, I like to binge-list...

Amelia Jarrett
Co-Features Editor

Amelia Jarrett

Hi! My name is Amelia Jarrett. I am a sophomore at WA and the features editor for the Ghostwriter. I am really excited about this opportunity because I love creative writing, so this is a new way for me to branch out. Very rare...