About Us

The Samohi is a newspaper by, for and about Santa Monica High School students. The print edition of the paper is published every two weeks, and aims to cover all aspects of life at Samohi – from sports and the arts, to staff and policy issues. Our goal is to foster community consciousness, and to empower the student body through information.

The Staff:

Faculty Advisor:
Kathleen Faas
kfaas@smmusd.org

Editor-in-Chief:
Jaredan Levin
editorinchief.thesamohi@gmail.com

Managing Editors:
Brandon Cohen
ads.thesamohi@gmail.com
Nico Young
ads.thesamohi@gmail.com

Design Editor:
Rara Gumbel
rgumbel.thesamohi@gmail.com

Online & Art Editor:
Kimberly Ng
kng.thesamohi@gmail.com

News Editor:
Jane Wickline
jwickline.thesamohi@gmail.com

Feature Editor:
Hannah Kleiman
hkleiman.thesamohi@gmail.com

Opinion Editor:
Aidan Warnock
awarnock.thesamohi@gmail.com

A&E Editor:
Griffin James
gjames.thesamohi@gmail.com

Sports Editors:
Emily Katz
ekatz.thesamohi@gmail.com
Katie Osaki
kosaki.thesamohi@gmail.com

Circulation Manager:
Thomas Bennett
tbennett.thesamohi@gmail.com

Staff Writers:

Rachel Anderson
randerson.thesamohi@gmail.com

Rayna Berggren 
rberggren.thesamohi@gmail.com

Eliza Bernstein
ebernstein.thesamohi@gmail.com

Ferran Gonzalez
fgonzalez.thesamohi@gmail.com

Gigi Grossman
ggrossman.thesamohi@gmail.com

Annie Huang
ahuang.thesamohi@gmail.com

Tessa Jackson
tjackson.thesamohi@gmail.com

Joseph Kean
jkean.thesamohi@gmail.com

Luna Kohut
lkohut.thesamohi@gmail.com

Lilly Lecanu-Fayet
llecanufayet.thesamohi@gmail.com

Montgomery McAlpine
mmcalpine.thesamohi@gmail.com

Nathan Meadows
nmeadows.thesamohi@gmail.com

Luisa Melo
lmelo.thesamohi@gmail.com

Max Morin
mmorin.thesamohi@gmail.com

Jinguin Ni
jni.thesamohi@gmail.com

Dylan Ollivier
dollivier.thesamohi@gmail.com

Yasmin Patel
ypatel.thesamohi@gmail.com

Catherine Sievers
sievers.thesamohi@gmail.com

Jordan Steigelfest
jsteigelfest.thesamohi@gmail.com

Marcelo Torres
mtorres.thesamohi@gmail.com

Kyla Walker
kwalker.thesamohi@gmail.com

Lea Yamashiro
lyamashiro.thesamohi@gmail.com


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