MEET THE STAFF 2020-2021

Located in Austin, TX, The Final Draft is Westlake High School's award-winning literary arts magazine. We accept student-created art, photography, and writing throughout the year, in order to publish both an online and print version of our magazine. The Final Draft has received numerous prestigious awards including:

  • N.S.P.A. (National Scholastic Press Association) 2nd place

  • T.A.J.E. (Teachers Association of Journalism Educators) Best of Show

  • N.C.T.E. (National Council of Teachers of English) Highest Award

  • C.S.P.A. (Columbia Scholastic Press Association) Silver Medalist

You can find us at @the.final.draft on Instagram!

Moira H. Longino

Adviser, Super Senior

Anne Saltel

Editor-in-chief, Senior

Lenny Ahsan

Creative direction/Senior

Ava Valdes

Managing Editor, Junior

Isabela Riggs

Editorial Staff, Freshman

Zoe Hamlin

Editorial Staff, Junior

Mikaela Seelke

Editorial Staff, Senior

Scarlett Milling

Fundraising/Outreach Coordinator, Sophmore

Katherine Sheffield

Design/Art Editor, Junior

Chloe Poustovoi

Design/Art Editor, Junior

Paige Meakin

Design/Art Editor, Junior

Anne-Sophie Kaufman

Webmaster, Sophomore

Mary-Elizabeth Potts

Online Editor, Senior

Emma Luddy

Online Editor, Junior

Banner by Edith Holtzman