The Navigator News

2018-2019 Staff

John Enright

John “Maclean” Enright is a member of the Navigator News. He likes science fiction, video games and, above all, writing. He was homeschooled from grade school through high school and went on to attend Lake Land College from January of 2016 to December of 2018. He has been a member of the Lake Land...

Madolyn Hackler

Madolyn Hackler is the Business and Advertising Manager for the Navigator News. She is a freshman in college at Lake Land this year and plans to be involved in the nursing program on campus in the future.

Matt Harvey

Matt Harvey is a writer, photographer, multimedia journalist, and Sophomore RTV major at Lake Land College. Matt has four years of editorial experience in arts & culture and music journalism, news reporting, and editing. His by-lines can be found in On The money Magazine, Prime Fortune,,...

Trevor Hendryx

Trevor is a student and an instructor at Lake Land College. When he isn't in the classroom teaching CAD, he's driving around the area with his DD service TrevHen DD. Trevor hopes to attend a four-year institution and obtain his master's degree in secondary education and physics. In his free time, Trevor...

Courtney Reel

Courtney is the current the Copy Editor of The Navigator News. She has always had a love for writing has been able to put this skill to use during her time on staff. After Lake Land, her plans are to transfer to UIUC and to pursue a degree in Marketing. In her free time she enjoys discovering new musi...

Cedric Peoples

Cedric Peoples is the Archivist and the Distribution Manager for The Navigator News. He doesn't do much of anything and has been procrastinating writing this bio.

Will Starwalt

Will Starwalt is the Sports Reporter for the Navigator News. In his free time, Will enjoys watching the Cardinals beat the Cubs, browsing for memes, and being extra presidential as the acting President of the Broadcast club on campus.

Abigail Buenker

Abigail is currently the Managing Editor of The Navigator News. In years past, she worked on staff as the Copy Editor and Business Manager. In her current role, she enjoys editing the copy before it goes off to press, getting the paper "off the floor", communicating with staff, and assisting the Editor-In-Chief....

Zoë Donovan

Zoë is the Editor-In-Chief of The Navigator News. She started working for the Navigator in August of 2017.  Zoë is an English major with a love of journalism. She thinks she wants to go into Secondary English Education. She loves her cats, journalism and climbing trees. ...

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