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2022-2023 Staff

Vansh Patel
Staff Photographer

Vansh Patel

Hey! I'm Vansh, a first-year student at ECC and a first-year photographer for The Observer! Photography is a great passion of mine and gives me a chance to express myself through my pictures. Although I plan on going into Pharmacy...

Lance Lagoni
Staff Photographer

Lance Lagoni

Continuing education student in Art (photography) B. A. , M. B. A. Michigan State University Accounting, business law, economics, finance & marketing majors. Retired after 45 year career in Business. Active in...

Michelle Doherty
Staff Writer

Michelle Doherty

Hello all, my name's Michelle Doherty, and I'm a returning student at ECC. This is my second year as a member of The Observer. My first time I was the Graphic Designer, but that's when we still printed the paper! This time...

Yesenia De La Torre
Staff Writer

Yesenia De La Torre

Hi! I'm Yesenia De La Torre and this is my first year at Elgin Community College and my first year being a part of The Observer. I am working towards my Associate Degree in Arts focusing on Journalism. I hope to become a Journalist...

Indie Wilson
Staff Writer

Indie Wilson

Hi! My name is Indie Wilson and I am a first year student here at ECC. Writing has always been a passion of mine so I'm excited to join The Observer and I look forward to sharing my stories with our community!

Eric D. Rangel
Staff Writer

Eric D. Rangel

Hi! I'm Eric. This is my first year at ECC and my first year with The Observer. I have always had an interest in writing and photography; hence, the reason I am excited to be a part of The Observer. I cannot wait to be able to ...

Kip Kane
Staff Writer

Kip Kane

Hello! My name is Kip Kane, I use they/them pronouns, and I am a second-year student at ECC. I am a first-year staff writer for the Observer. I am an avid creative writer, singer, and Dungeons and Dragons player. I am so excited...

Hannah Soukup
Staff Writer

Hannah Soukup

Hi everyone! My name is Hannah and I’m a new staff member to The Observer. I love writing, have been interesting in journalism for a few years now, and I enjoy all things outdoors! I love hiking, biking, boating, etc. but my...

Nat Leon
Engagement Editor

Nat Leon

Hello! My name is Nat Leon and I am a second-year student at ECC. I joined the Observer last semester and look forward to gaining more experience with it this school year. Outside of writing, I enjoy reading, listening to music,...

Dominic Di Palermo
Editor-in-Chief

Dominic Di Palermo

I'm Dominic Di Palermo this is my second year at Elgin Community College and my second year with The Observer. I've been a photographer for almost four years and it's a big part of my life in and out of school. After obtaining...

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