The Advocate

2019-2020 Staff

Matt Churella

Editor-in-Chief

Graduated High School: 2016, Cambria Heights High School (Patton) Year: Senior Anticipated Graduation Date: April 2021 Major(s)/Minor(s): Journalism/Psychology Years with The Advocate: Three Progression: Co...

Justin Schmithorst

Managing Editor

  Graduated High School: 2015, Fox Chapel Area High School (Pittsburgh) Year: Senior Anticipated graduation date: 2020 Major(s)/Minor(s): Journalism(Major)/ History (Minor) Years with The Advocate: Three Prog...

Tyler McNulty

Assistant Managing Editor

Graduated High School: 2016, Wyoming Valley West (Plymouth, Luzerne County) Year: Senior Anticipated Graduation Date: April 2020 Major(s)/Minor(s): Journalism (Major)/Geography (Minor) Years with The Advocate: Four years ...

Alyssa Coleman

News Editor

Graduated High School: 2016, Bishop McCort Catholic High School (Johnstown) Year: Junior Anticipated Graduation Date: April 2021 Major(s)/Minor(s): Journalism (Major) Years with The Advocate: Three Progression: Co...

Lucy Li

Features Editor

Graduated High School: 2017, Shanghai Jincai High School International Division (Shanghai, China) Year: Junior Anticipated Graduation Date: April 2021 Major(s)/Minor(s): Journalism (Major) Years with The Advocate...

Callie Burgan

Opinion Editor

Graduated High School: 2018, Bishop McCort Catholic High School (Johnstown) Year: Sophomore Anticipated Graduation Date: April 2022 Major(s)/Minor(s): Business Management and Journalism (Majors) Years with The Advocat...

Yang Chen

Sports Editor

Graduated High School: 2011, Kaifeng Twenty-Fifth Middle School (Henan, China) Year: Junior Anticipated Graduation Date: April 2021 Major(s)/Minor(s): Biochemistry (Major) Years with Advocate: Three Progress...

Lee Wood

Adviser

Graduated High School: 1971 Greater Johnstown Area High School (Johnstown, Pa.) Education: 1975 Bachelor's Degree, Penn State. 1984 Master's Degree-Journalism, Penn State. 2009 PhD-Mass Communication/Journalism, Ohio University....

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