Anna Bell Lee


High school/mascot: Texas High School, Texarkana, Texas. Tiger
Grade: 12
Age: 17
Favorite subject: Newspaper
Extracurricular activities: Softball and journalism
Favorite cartoon character, anime, or superhero: Tinker Bell
Favorite song: “Lotus Flower Bomb” by Wale (Feat. Miguel)
Parents: Melissa Bennington, mother
Siblings: Nathan Fisher, brother
Dream college: University of Texas

If you could have a movie made about your life. What would the story line be?

Who would star as you and what is the movie’s title? It would be about someone with a busy life. Ellen Pompeo would star as me. The title would be Busy Bees.

What are your 3 must-haves?

A/C, phone, Dr Pepper

What’s the best part of social media and the worst?

The best part about social media is that it can bring people together from all over the world. The worst part about social media is that people with a limited point of view judge others.

What do you admire about Gen Z? What do you dislike about Gen Z?

I admire that Generation Z is fearless. I dislike that Generation Z can be really sensitive.

Did the pandemic change the way you live and do things?

Yes, in the moment of the pandemic happening. But now, it is back to normal.

Where do you see yourself in 10 years?

Working and building a family.

What is your ideal life/dream job?

My dream job is working at the Texas Tribune.

If you could live anywhere in the world for one year, where would it be and why?

Mexico, because I want to experience a different culture that is still close to where I live.

Who or what inspires you and why?

My mother because, despite having hard times, she has still supported me.

If you could trade places with the president of the United States, what would you do as president?

I would want to find a way to improve school safety throughout the states.

What would you consider to be your greatest accomplishment?

I would consider my independence to be my greatest accomplishment.

What do you see as your biggest regret?

Not taking the classes I wanted when I started high school and taking the ones other people were taking is one of my biggest regrets.