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Michael Bodeker is a sophomore at George Washington University studying political science. He enjoys talking politics, sports, and history.
Lewis Fuller is a senior at Oak Mountain High School. He’s on the quiz bowl team and has interests in music, history, and video games. He plans to study either finance or medicine in college. Follow him on instagram @lewisfuller4
Marketing Manager. Myles is a freshman at the University of Alabama. He plans on entering politics later on in his career.
Weekly Recap writer. Ranee is a senior at Vestavia Hills High School where she participates on the debate team, math team, and track team. She plans to attend Georgetown University and go to law school. IG: @ranee.bradyy
Social Media Manager, Andrew Goetz is a senior at Sparkman High School. A member of Sparkman’s Scholars’ Bowl team, he plans to study data science after graduating.
Editor. Cade is a senior at Oak Mountain High School. He loves learning a little about everything. He plays the alto saxophone in the school band and is also involved in Scholar’s Bowl, VEX Robotics, Model UN, and more.
Head writer of the "Big Picture" segment.
He's a senior at Sparkman High School,
Samay Boorgu is a senior at Florence High School in Florence, Alabama. His interests include business, health, and politics. Follow his Instagram @samayboorgu.
Luke is a Junior at Vestavia Hills High School. He participates in Mock Trial and Youth Legislature, directs his high school Marching Band, and acts as the Director of Community Relations for Vestavia’s One Birmingham Service Club. Follow him on Instagram @luke.pappalardo