The Woroni Team

ANU Student Media and its platforms are funded and governed, managed and created by ANU students, for ANU students. Editors who are elected by members of the Association (all ANU students) serve 12-month terms on the Board, while sub-editors, who are appointed by editors, hold their positions for a semester. All ANU students – undergraduate and postgraduate – are eligible and invited to get involved.

Board of Editors

Mia Jessurun
Jonathan Tjandra
Managing Editor
Ben Lawrence
Deputy Editor-In-Chief
Alisha Nagle
Content Editor
Noah Yim
News Editor
William He
TV Editor
Steph David
Radio Editor
Sophie Bear
Art Editor

Information regarding the Association’s management of conflicts of interest, and any major conflicts disclosed by Editors can be found here. For information on previous board members and other notable alumni, head over to our Past Editors Page.

Sub-Editor Team


Applications to be a part of the management team for second semester 2018 are open now. For position descriptions and to apply, follow the link here.

  • Business Development: Sumedha Verma
  • Marketing: Daniel Schuler
  • Social Media: Brandon Tan
  • Instagram: Sheawin Leong

The management team is overseen by Ben Lawrence and Jonathan Tjandra. They work to create partnerships with other businesses, organise advertising across the ANU Student Media’s platforms, undertake market research and strategic planning, maintain social media platforms and manage the ANUSM website.

The advertising team can be contacted at

The marketing team can be contacted at

The administration team can be contacted at


  • Senior Content: Caroline Dry
  • Senior Content: Miriam Sadler
  • Comment: Ben Jefferson
  • International: Riddhi Mehta
  • Multilingual: Melissa Nuhich
  • Features: Abigail Manning
  • Arts: Tabitha Malet
  • Reviews: Surbhi Arora
  • Environment: Xavier Anderson
  • Science: Erin Ronge
  • Business: Soumyadeep Sengupta
  • Creative Writing: Pheobe Lupton
  • Satire: Gene Pinter
  • Uni Life: Madeleine Sinnis

The content team is overseen by Alisha Nagle. They source and edit content for the Woroni newspaper, both in print and online.

Our reviews team can be contacted at

The rest of the team can be contacted at


  • News Reporter: Aishwarya Taskar
  • News Reporter: Caitland Coulson
  • News Reporter: Dan Le Mesurier
  • News Reporter: Jeffrey Weng
  • News Reporter: Nicholas Richardson

The news team is overseen by Noah Yim. They investigate and report campus news for the Woroni newspaper, both in print and online.

They are contactable at


  • Financial Controller: Brendan Greenwood
  • Distributor: Jasper Lindell

Employees are overseen by Mia Jessurun.

Semester Two 2018

Art and Design

Applications to be a part of the art and design team for second semester 2018 will open soon.

  • Art & Design: David Liu
  • Art & Design: Georgie Kamvissis
  • Art & Design: Hannah Charny
  • Art & Design: Maddy McCusker
  • Art & Design: Millie

The art team is overseen by Sophie Bear. They source artwork and illustrations for the Woroni newspaper, lay out the newspaper, produce graphics for all ANU Student Media’s platforms and foster the link between ANU Student Media and the School of Art.

They are contactable at


  • Executive Producer: Zachary Schofield
  • Technical Manager: Bremer Sharp
  • TV Producer: Jasmine Ryan
  • TV Producer: Nathalie Rosales-Cheng
  • TV Producer: Ria Pflaum
  • Video Editor: Cedalise Mariotti
  • Video Editor: Aryanne Caminschi
  • Video Editor: Savannah Benson
  • Camera Operator: Derek Wu
  • Camera Operator: Prakash Singh
  • Camera Operator: Cathy McGrane

The television team is overseen by William He. They produce engaging and informing video content on a regular basis that focuses on ANU and the local Canberra area.

They are contactable at


Applications to be a part of the photography team for second semester 2018 are open now. For position descriptions and to apply, follow the link here.

  • Photographer: Bryana Smith
  • Photographer: Hannah Nigro
  • Photographer: Callum Scarborough

The photography team is overseen by Ben Lawrence. They contribute photography to the Woroni newspaper, in print and online, and also provide a free event photography service for ANU students and groups.

They are contactable at


  • Station Manager:
  • Executive Producer: Imogen Purcell
  • Presenter Liaison: Maddie Kibria
  • Technical Officer: Ben Donald-Wilson
  • Music & Events Officer: Albie Ryan
  • Breakfast Producer: Sumithri Venketasubramanian
  • Music Producer: Patrick Bruce
  • Music Producer: Vikram Sondergaard
  • Creative & Sport Producer: Gil Rickey
  • Arts & Culture Producer: Maleika Twisk
  • Talk Producer: Claudia Weatherall
  • News Producer: Jeremy Abdul-Karim

The radio team is overseen by Steph David. They manage the Woroni Radio station by producing audio content, ensuring high sound quality, creating 24-hour music playlists, liaising with the shows, offering Woroni Radio‘s service at external events and supervising the live broadcast on weeknights.

They are contactable at