Meet the Team
Valerie Rasmussen will be a sophomore next year at Antioch Community High School in Antioch, IL and will begin her first full year as a Tom Tom team leader. Valerie's favorite superhero is Superman, however her favorite movie is Wonder Woman.
Natalie Schmidt is going into her final year of high school in Brookfield, WI. Natalie looks forward to becoming Editor-in-Chief after her hard work over the past four years on staff. Natalie's favorite superhero is Wonder Woman because "she's just awesome". Her favorite movie is Hacksaw Ridge.
Katrina Troy will be a senior at Huntley High School in Huntley, IL. She is the photo editor for her school's publication and will be her second year on staff. Katrina will also be the Editor-in-Chief of the yearbook at her school. Her favorite superhero is also Wonder Woman. Her favorite movie is Rent.
Rachael Speck is a junior at Lakes Community High School in Lake Villa, IL. This will be her first year on staff and hopes to be on either the news or sports teams. Rachael's favorite superhero is Iron Man because she has a little bit of a crush on Robert Downey Jr. Her favorite movie, however is not Iron Man, it is Happy Gilmore.
Michael Gospodarek is from Kenosha, WI and will be entering his senior year of high school and is beginning his third and final year on the school yearbook as a staff member. Michael's favorite superhero is also the Robert Downey Jr. version of Iron Man. His favorite movie also is not Iron Man, it is Spirited Away, yet he also has taken a liking to the Saw series.
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