2016-2017 Staff

Xander Polny

Xander's life basically revolves around sports. He runs track, cross country, and plays soccer for CDM. This is Xander's first year on the Trident Staff. 

Jodi Parker

Jodi is a simple person. Jodi loves cats, pizza, and Editor-in-Chief, Hannah. In that order specifically.

Delaney Ivey

Hi! My name is Delaney, I am a senior and a four year staff member.

Megan Fisk

Megan is an opposite hitter on the CdM Volleyball Team as well as beach volleyball. When she is not on the court, she is on the stage. An active theatre member, she has participated in CdM's "You Can't Take it With You"

Anna Constantino

Hi! My name is Anna, and I am a fourth-year staff member and senior at CdM. I became a magazine Co-Editor during my sophomore year, and now I am currently the Executive Editor-in-Chief of Trident. I love to design graphics and...

Taylor Cooper

Taylor is a member of CdM Speech and Debate. Taylor is a part of the wrestling team for the 2016-2017 team. Additionally, Taylor loves the book and movie "Perks of Being a Wallflower".

Kara Pauley

Kara (CAR-UH) plays volleyball for CdM as a middle blocker and also plays club volleyball at Orange County Volleyball Club. Some of her favorite things are long walks on the beach and when people pronounce her name correctly....

Jina Lee

When Jina isn't school likes to go to the beach with her friends. After she graduates, she wants to travel to Europe and Mexico, her favorite places. After going to hot yoga and pilates she likes to go to Cha and get her favorite...

Mallorie Cohen

Hi, my name is Mallorie Cohen, and I am a junior at Corona del Mar. I joined Trident as a freshman and have been a staff member for three years. As well as being a writer, I am the magazine’s business manager. I am also a member...

Nikka Afshar

Hi! My name is Nikka, I am a junior and a third year staff member.

Megan Moore

Megan Moore is an online editor for Trident. Although she used to play volleyball and tennis, she now devotes her time to her job at Brandy Melville. Megan moved from Portland, Oregon for her junior year and now loves to visit...

Brooke Pauley

Brooke loves theater, grammar and being in charge. She loves singing and is an avid reader. She dreams of world domination.

Sam Rhodehamel

Hi! My name is Sam Rhodehamel I am currently a senior at Corona del Mar High School. This is my third year as a Trident staff member. I love photography, traveling, and my school’s Youth and Government program. My favorite things...

Simone Oberreiter

Simone Oberreiter is a sophomore at Corona del Mar High School. She enjoys playing lacrosse, volunteering at the library and participating in Speech and Debate.

Kendall Gore

Hi, my name is Kendall Gore! I am a junior as well as third year staff member. Last year, I was one of the Online Editors and this year I am a co-magazine editor. In my free time, I run for the school's cross country team and...

Jillian Hughes

Hey! My name is Jillian Hughes, I'm a senior and a third-year staff member. I am currently the Chief Copy Editor of Trident Magazine, meaning I'm a total grammar nerd and an obsessive reader. I also like to spend time with my...

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