2019-2020 Staff

Jeff Stanek

Jeff Stanek has been the yearbook and newspaper advisor off and on for 30 years.  He majored in Journalism at the UO where he also earned a minor in...

Mauricio Lemus-Vargas

Junior Mauricio Lemus-Vargas is a second-year newspaper member.   In his spare time Mauricio enjoys buying/ selling shoes, watching and playing soccer as ...

Kira Harmon

Kira Harmon is a junior this year at Centennial High School. She joined journalism as an extra elective and has stuck with it ever since freshman year. Sh...

Jared Arenas

Quality Control Editor Jared Arenas is a junior at Centennial High School, and alongside being in charge of quality control for The Talon, he is also in...

Alexi Howard

Alexi Howard is a junior this year at CHS.  She joined journalism because the thought of meeting new people around the school seemed interesting to he...

Beatrice Byrd

Editor Beatrice Byrd is a senior at CHS and is in her second year of writing for The Talon. She is very excited to be involved again this year. As the Preside...

Ashlee Jeanmarie

Ashlee Jeanmarie is a sophomore at CHS. Last year she did beginning journalism and this year she’s writing for the Talon. In her free time she enjoys han...

Madison Sternoff

Madison Sternoff is a junior at Centennial High School.  It is her first year on the Talon. She loves to write which is what brought her to decide to j...

Venessa Kuchenik

Venessa Kuchenik is a junior at CHS.  This is her first year in journalism and is excited to be a part of the Talon team.  In her free time, Venessa enjoy...

Chelsea Hartung

Chelsea Hartung is a junior here at CHS. This will be her second year writing for the Talon. Outside of school Chelsea likes to go on runs to stay in ...

Jilene Jensen

Jilene Jensen has been in journalism for two years. She wants to advocate for those you can’t advocate for themselves, that includes animals and the e...

Vincent deParrie-Gray

Vincent deParrie-Gray, 17, is a senior in his third year in journalism. In his free time he enjoys spending time with family and friends, spoiling his dog, ...

Marissa Bennett

Marissa Bennett is a sophomore at CHS. While she  has been doing journalism for two years, she enjoys many different styles of writing as well. Outside of ...

Aaron Valentine

Aaron Valentine is a senior staff member for The Talon. Alongside photography and journalism, he also loves being socially active with people, running, an...

Christa Pierik

This is senior Christa Pierik’s second year in journalism. Other than journalism, Christa is a part of CHS’s Hi-C dance team, girls tennis team, Concer...

Benjamin Lunceford

Benjamin Lunceford is a senior in his second year of journalism. Lunceford is also a staff member in yearbook. He plays baseball, and has a passion for...

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