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The Eastside Panther

2020-2021 Staff

Nazareth Perez
Co-Editor in Chief & Copy Chief

Nazareth Perez

Hey everybody! I’m Nazareth (she/they/he), I also go by Naz or Naz P. This is my fourth year in journalism and I’ve had fun doing it. I enjoy writing opinion pieces and doing page design. I love experimenting, not only with...

Gaby Sainz-Medina
Co-Editor in Chief & Photo Editor

Gaby Sainz-Medina

Hi y'all! I'm Gaby (she/her), and this is my second year on the Panther staff, and my first year as Photo Editor and Co-Editor in Chief! I'm a senior, and I love making extremely funny jokes at the most inappropriate times. I...

Diana Gomez
News & Photo Editor

Diana Gomez

Hey! I'm Diana (she/her), I'm a junior and this is my second year on the Panther Staff. I love movie nights, staying in, and I constantly rewatch The Office. I also get extremely excited over the smallest things so that means...

Jocelyn Urbina
Co-Features Editor

Jocelyn Urbina

Hello! I'm Jocelyn, this is my second year in journalism and I am a sophomore. When I have time to relax, I love to read, bake, listen to music, and have movie nights (I am always looking for movie/show recommendations). As the featur...

Indira Villeda
Co-Features Editor

Indira Villeda

Hi! I’m Indira (she/her), This is my second year on the Panther staff as a junior. I adore reading and writing, I am a fellow TikTok addict, and I love fashion (although this isn’t very apparent this year). I hope you enjoy ou...

Stephanie Xiloj
Opinion Editor

Stephanie Xiloj

Hi! My name is Stephanie (she/her) I’m a junior and this is my third year on the Panther staff. This year I have the privilege of being the Opinions editor! I love voicing my opinions and love reading about other people’s ...

Stephanie Hernandez
Co-Sports Editor

Stephanie Hernandez

Hey everyone! My name is Stephanie Hernandez. I am a senior this year and this is my third year on the staff. I am excited to be a sports co-editor this year. In my free time I am usually listening to music. My favorite artist va...

Flor Aguilar
Co-Sports Editor

Flor Aguilar

Hello Eastsiders! My name is Flor Aguilar and I am so thrilled to be one of the sports co-editors this year along with Stephanie Hernandez. A little bit about me is that I am currently a Senior and it’s my second year on st...

Sarai Wagner
Co-Entertainment Editor

Sarai Wagner

Hey y’all! My name is Sarai (she/her) and I’m currently a Junior. I decided in middle school that I wanted to be a journalist when she grew up. I want to go to college in New York to expose myself to more opportunities wi...

Victoria Zaragoza
Co-Entertainment Editor

Victoria Zaragoza

My name is Victoria Zaragoza, I like to either go by Victoria or Vicky. My pronouns are she/her and I am currently in my junior year of high school. This is my second year in journalism and first year as an entertainment editor...

Juan Carlos Macias
Reporter

Juan Carlos Macias

Hi!  I’m Juan Carlos, but you can call me JC.  I’m a reporter for The Eastside Panther and this is my first year on the paper.  A couple things about me are that I like to exercise, experience new things, and keep up with w...

Jennifer Garcia Cabrera
Reporter

Jennifer Garcia Cabrera

I’m Jennifer (she/her). I also go by Jen and this is my first year on the Panther staff as a freshman. I am a huge fan of Avril Lavigne. Baking and reading are some of my favorite hobbies. I enjoy the community that our news...

Michelle Tiburcio
Reporter

Michelle Tiburcio

Hi Eastsiders! I’m Michelle (she/her), I’m a sophomore and this is my first year on The Eastside Panther journalism staff. This year I am a reporter and I hope to build on my writing skills as well as reach out to try dif...

Adolfo Perez
Reporter

Adolfo Perez

Hello, I’m Adolfo, a reporter for The Eastside Panther. I’m a current freshman and it is my first year in Journalism. One thing that I like to do is spend time outside walking, running and visiting family. I like being in ...

Azeneth Rocha Coronel
Reporter

Azeneth Rocha Coronel

Hi! My name is Azeneth. This is my first year in Journalism as a sophomore, and a reporter. I spend most of my time  listening to music a lot and recently have been interested in the TV show called “Grey's Anatomy”. I also re...

Brandon Perez
Reporter

Brandon Perez

Hi I’m Brandon! This is my first year in Journalism and I am a reporter.  I wanted to join Journalism as a way to improve my writing skills.  I really enjoy fashion design, going to the beach, and eating good food. One of my...

Isabel Bustos
Reporter

Isabel Bustos

Hi! Im Isabel. This is my first year in Journalism as a sophomore.  I interview classmates and brainstorm ideas on what to write about. I enjoy reading and listening to music. I joined Journalism to improve my writing skills. I...

Joel Carpio
Reporter

Joel Carpio

Hey! I am Joel, a reporter for the Eastside Panther! This is my first year in Journalism as a freshman, I get to interview classmates and write stories. One interesting thing about me is that I like to play a lot of video gam...

Betsabeth Cacho Lopez
Reporter

Betsabeth Cacho Lopez

Hi! I’m Betsabeth (she/her), but I go by Betsy. I am currently a sophomore, and this is my first year in Journalism. I am a reporter for the Eastside Panther. I like getting out of my comfort zone and trying new things, thr...

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