2017-2018 Staff

Zack Misner


Zack is the type of person you'd find reading a book in just about any setting, and he is a quiet but passionate writer who is officially on the staff this year. He is looking forward to what he will cover!

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Haley Newcomb


Haley Newcomb is a reporter for the Beak ‘n’ Eye and is a sophomore. This is her first year on staff and she is looking forward to it. In her free time she loves to listen to music, hang out with her friends, and go shoppi...

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Emma Day

Social Media Manager

Emma Day is the 2017-2018 Social Media Manager for the Beak 'n' Eye. She is a junior who enjoys writing and listening to music in her spare time. This is her second year being a part of the Beak 'n' Eye staff and she wouldn't...

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Kate Kealey

Editor in Chief

Kate Kealey is the Editor in Chief of the WHS Beak ‘n’ Eye. She is a junior that runs track and cross country. She also enjoys to read, write, and wants to travel. She loves music and being with friends. She loves mermaid...

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Sha'Ronjuante Edwards

Sports Editor and Co-Business Manager

Sha'Ronjuante Edwards is the 2017-18 Sports Editor & Co-Business Manager. She is a senior year and has been on the Beak 'n' Eye staff for two years. After high school, Sha'Ronjuante plans on furthering her education at Scott...

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Danielle Stevens

Managing Editor

Danielle Stevens is a sophomore and is a part of the Beak 'N' Eye. She is also involved with band and WINGS club. She has been playing the clarinet for five years. In her free time, she volunteers at Trinity Hospital in Bettendorf....

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Kelly Snawerdt

News Editor

Kelly Snawerdt is a junior and is a News Editor for the Beak 'n' Eye. She is also involved in Leo club, Spanish club, and plays volleyball and tennis. Outside of school she hangs out with friends or works. She loves the Spanish...

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Emma Bernick

Editor in Chief of WHSToday

Emma Bernick is a  junior and is Editor in Chief of WHSToday. She loves being able to share her ideas and opinions through student journalism. She enjoys writing news and opinion pieces. Emma has a passion for science and public...

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Alissa Hansen


Alissa Hansen teaches language arts and journalism, and she advises the Beak 'n' Eye newspaper and the WHS Today website. She is married to an engineer and has three children: Rhys, Ellis and June. She loves the great outdoors...

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