The Highlighter

2016-2017 Staff

Alan Anaya

Alan is a Senior at Rocky Mountain High School and loves being involved with his Los Lobos Club. He wants a future career as a physical therapist and hopes to continue his education at Colorado State University. In addition, he...

Taylor Marzolf

Taylor is a Junior staff writer for the Highlighter. Other than writing, she plays lacrosse and is a Student Council officer. She also likes blueberry pancakes and pina coladas (virgin, of course).

Bea Ashcraft

Bea Ashcraft is a very creative student who loves art.  As part of the newspaper staff she enjoys taking photos that are needed.

Cedric Culhane

Cedric is a Senior at Rocky Mountain. He is a wrestler on the Rocky Wrestling team, he enjoys Bass fishing and is an avid consumer of journalistic media. He hopes to provide a different prospective to the Highlighter staff.

Gunnar Anderson

Gunnar Anderson is a senior at Rocky Mountain High school who is involved in Wrestling, being one of the team captains he has high expectations for his final year.  Gunnar is a hard worker and understands what it takes to put...

Callin Naddy

Callin Naddy is a senior at Rocky. She runs on the cross country and track teams and is involved in Student Council. Callin also enjoys eating desserts, writing, and spending time with family and friends. After high school, Callin...

Fernando Leyva

Fernando enjoys all types of sports and also really enjoys photography and loves showing the passion that people have for what they love to do. He's also a good soccer player and played for the varsity team .

Elizabeth Miller

Elizabeth Miller is a junior this year. She enjoys creating short films, writing, and being creative. She wishes to pursue a career in film and fashion. She currently works at a restaurant as a host and tries to volunteer in...

Cam Orr

Cam Orr is a freshman at Rocky. In his first year as a Rocky student, Cam joined the Highlighter as an author/writer. He hopes to stay in the Highlighter for as long as possible, and eventually rank up. Outside of the Rocky community,...

Jenn Ducett

Jenn Ducett is a junior this year. She enjoys outdoor activities such as, snowboarding, kayaking and hiking. She also works at a radio channel during her free time.

Bea Loeb

Bea Loeb is a senior this year. Aside from Highlighter, she is a part of the school's theatre program. Outside of school, she participates in local poetry slams, hikes, travels, and enjoys naps. She hopes to attend Seattle...

Ravyn Cullor

Ravyn Cullor is a Senior at Rocky. She is a dedicated participant in many extracurricular activities including Link Crew, Lobo Mentors, World Affairs Challenge, and the Highlighter. She also greatly enjoys participating the in...

Van Dougherty

Van joined the Lobo family last year, at the beginning of his Junior year. This year,  he is writing and taking pictures for the school paper! He enjoys competitively cheer leading, jam-skating, taking artsy-fartsy pictures,...

Aaron Lambert

Aaron "Butterball" Lambert is a junior and reporter for the Highlighter.  He is in his second year on staff after working as sports-editor last year. Outside of the paper he plays football, lacrosse, is a peer counselor, and work...

Amy White

Amy White is adviser of The Highlighter. She taught yearbook and newspaper at Mountain View High School prior to arriving at Rocky in 2013. She is originally from California and does not yet appreciate snow. She is married and...

Katie Billington

Katie Billington is a junior this year and this is her second year as a highlighter staff member. Katie has a passion for writing and coffee. Outside of school, Katie loves to hike, read, hang out with her friends, photography...

Will Arone

Will is a senior and second year staff member on the Highlighter. He also enjoys multiple outdoor activities including swimming, archery, hunting, and airsoft.  He plans on getting his EMT training after high school and becoming...

Arrionna Farricker

Arrionna is a senior at Rocky. She is heavily involved at Rocky being treasurer of National Honor Society and Mu Alpha Theta, she is a Link Crew Leader and a Lobo Mentor, and has been on the Highlighter for two years now. Arrionna...

Jaden Rivera

Jaden is a senior at Rocky Mountain, and is the production editor for the Highlighter. Besides writing for the newspaper Jaden loves reading, music, and spending time with family and friends. After high school Jaden plans to become...

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