The Shield

2019-2020 Staff

Meg Kennedy


Meg is a senior at Mercy and is very excited to be a writer for The Mercy Shield! This year, she returns to the staff after being a member freshman and sophomore year. She is a...

Kelley Scott


Kelley is currently a senior at Mercy and it is her first year in Shield! She loves music, sports, and hopes to pursue meteorology as a college major and a career. She plays field...

Sara Matvey


Sara is a senior at Mercy and has been writing for the Shield for four years. In her little free time, Sara likes to hike, go outside, play softball, and watch Netflix. Sara is...

Olivia Barry


Olivia Barry is a senior at Mercy High School. She is the President of Footlighters and the Public Relations Officer for National Honor Society. Olivia is also a writer for Mercy's...

Emily Fitz-Patrick


Emily Fitz-Patrick is a cheerleader and a member of peer educators. She enjoys spending time with her dog, Bailey; playing the ukulele, spending time outside, going to the gym,...

Heather Shanty


Heather Shanty is a senior at Mercy High School. She is a member of Footlighters, Ethics Team, the Shield, Women in Medicine, and Social Justice Society. In her free time, she...

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