Meet the Staff

Shereen Lee

Shereen Lee

Editor-in-Chief

Shereen Lee is a junior at Taipei American School. A proud meme farmer, Shereen is ready to deliver a fresh batch of reaction images for every occasion. Send love, mild disdain, or socialist discourse her way at shereenlee.ds@gmail.com.

Christine Lin

Christine Lin

Managing Editor for Online

Christine is a junior at TAS, a proud book-hoarder, cinemaphile, and foodie. She can be found either dancing by herself in front of her bedroom mirror or holed up on her bed watching her favorite Netflix shows.

Anya Lai

Anya Lai

Managing Editor for Print

Anya, an ambidextrous junior, loves playing sports and reading science fiction and fantasy novels. When she was in grade school, she wrote short stories about dragons and other mystical creatures. You can always find her eating some sort of food.

Charlotte Lee

Charlotte Lee

Social Media/Marketing

Charlotte Lee is a sophomore at TAS and loves murder mysteries, sports, and cold weather. It is very likely that you will see Charlotte sharing food with Anya.

Catherine Lin

Catherine Lin

Features/A&C Editor; Copyeditor

Catherine Lin, a junior at Taipei American School, can often be found having a pedantic argument or looking for a good book. Feel free to contact her with questions, comments, corrections, and complaints about her articles or the Blue & Gold as a whole.

Daniel W.

Daniel W.

News & Sports Editor

Daniel Wang is a senior at TAS. He loves good music (not modern rap), sports, and TV shows.

Julian Lee

Julian Lee

Opinions & Verdict Editor

Julian Lee is a senior at Taipei American School. A firm believer that books are meant to be enjoyed, not protected, Julian keeps a stack of torn, dog-eared, dog-chewed and generally shabby volumes beside his bed. In his last semester at TAS, he hopes to self-study Arabic and coding.

Audrey Kong

Audrey Kong

Staff Reporter

Audrey is a sleep-deprived senior at TAS who drinks coffee with extra sugar because the kick from caffeine isn't enough. She is also an extremely indecisive person to the point where it takes her 5 minutes to decide what color pen to use. She typically spends her time either spacing out to music or watching Korean drama over a pint of ice cream even when the temperature is below 10 degrees.

Barron Tsai

Barron Tsai

Staff Reporter

Barron Tsai is a junior at Taipei American School. He is interested in politics, music, NBA basketball, and all sorts of esoteric topics. It is likely that you will find him watching Netflix, trying new restaurants, or annoying his friends with incessant beatboxing.

Coco Lee

Coco Lee

Staff Reporter

Coco is a tired junior who is trying to keep herself awake at school but trying to restrain herself from being hyper at night. She likes quiet and cozy places and hates the pressure of making decisions that cannot be undone. But overall, she likes meeting and working with people and is constantly trying out new things that fascinate her.

Kelly Phil

Kelly Phil

Staff Reporter

Kelly is a 10th grader at Taipei American School. Her interests include listening to Frank Ocean and watching Netflix shows Although she has lived in Taiwan for 9 years, she finds Taiwanese public transportation confusing.

Kevin Lee

Kevin Lee

Staff Reporter & Photographer

Kevin is a senior at TAS and loves food, music, and movies. He likes playing baseball and volleyball. In his free time, he vlogs and posts them on Youtube.

Vanessa Tsao

Vanessa Tsao

Staff Reporter

Vanessa is a junior this year at TAS. She's an introvert who loves curling up at home with a good read and a cup of tea. Obsessed with fashion, she's constantly trying new styles and loves being bold with what she wears. She is also passionate about figure skating, and can be found jumping and spinning on ice in her free time.