Claudia Decker, ’21

Hiya, I’m Claudia! I’m a senior this year and writing for The Anchor for the third year now and I couldn’t be more excited! Along with writing for The Anchor I am a varsity rower, president of the Severn garden club and active member in French club and SWAG. 

Grace Derderian, ’21

Hello! My name is Grace, and I am a senior at Severn this year. I am still fairly new to writing for The Anchor, but have always had a passion for writing and sharing different perspectives on various topics. I am very excited to be a larger part of the team this year! Outside of writing I love theatre, music, and softball. My favorite areas of study are English and the Sciences.

Emily Giorgio, ’21

My name is Emily Giorgio and I am a junior this year. I have always enjoyed writing and am excited to contribute to The Anchor for the second year in a row. My favorite subjects are English and history and I love hanging out with friends and family in my free time.

Tait Tavolacci, ’22

Hello! My name is Tait Tavolacci and I’m a sophomore this year. I wrote for The Anchor last year, and I’m excited to be drawing cartoons for the newspaper this year! My favorite subject is math, and I love baking, reading, writing short stories, and playing board games with my family.

Casey He, ’22

Journalist, staff writer

Hi! My name is Casey He and I’m a junior. I love writing for The Anchor about life at Severn. Outside of school, I am interested in writing about consumer technology and photography. I also play tennis and spend a lot of time binge-watching Netflix.

Claire Hill, ’22

Hi my name is Claire Hill, and I’m a junior this year! This is my second year as a part of The Anchor, and I’m excited to start contributing more to the club this year. My favorite subjects are probably math and chemistry, and in my free time I like cooking and walking my dog.

Kylie Benz, ’21

Journalist, Staff writer

My name is Kylie Benz. I am currently a senior at Severn school. I am 17 years old. I play soccer and run track



Libby Wild, ’21

Hi! My name is Libby Wild, I am a senior here at Severn and I am so excited to be a part of the Severn Current this year! I am interested in learning more about the news and giving Severn students an amazing student-driven news source. This year will be my fourth year as a member of the varsity field hockey team and I plan to continue my field hockey career in college. My favorite subjects in school are math and English. Over quarantine, I spent a lot of time with my family on our boat on the Magothy River and found new hobbies such as, cooking and baking!




Christiana Kambouris, ’21

Journalist, Staff writer

Hello, my name is Christiana and I am thrilled to be one of the new editors of the Severn Current! I am looking forward to exploring and writing about certain aspects of the complicated world in which we live in today. From the worlds tragedies to major successes, I will collaborate with our editing team to cover it all!

Emma Campbell, ’21

Hello! My name is Emma and I am so excited to be contributing to the Severn Current this year! I was an Associate Editor for our student-run newspaper The Anchor last year and am now the Editor-in-Chief.  Writing and journalism have always been a passion of mine, and I’m thrilled to dive into current events throughout this History of News course. My favorite subjects are Biology and English, and in my free time I enjoy running and reading.

Mr. Thomas Sitzmann

Faculty Advisor