Meet Our Team

Mimi Sawhney
Founder and CEO

Is a senior at Lake Highland Preparatory School. Is captain of her school's debate team, a marketing intern for Cambridge Semantics, and a mentor for both PepTalk and W.in Debate.

Ahad Ansari
Chief Operations Officer

Is a senior at Lake Highland Preparatory School. Is captain of his school's debate team, president of Islamic Artists of Orlando, and a research intern at the University of Central Florida.

Aashni Patel
Chief Marketing Officer

Is a freshman at Ohio State University. Is a FIRST Dean's List Finalist, staff at The Homegirl Project and Reinvented Magazine. Was a member of three robotics teams in high school. 

Neha Mahmood
Coordination Director

Is a senior at Doctor Phillips High School and is enrolled in the dual program with Valencia College. Is an active member in her community, and is a member of multiple school clubs.

Kelly Qi
Art & Graphics Director

Is an aspiring artist at Lake Highland Preparatory School. Is founder of MyArtoon.com and a volunteer artist for United Against Poverty and other organizations. 

Anya Chowdhary
New England Lead

Is a rising senior at Andover High School. Competes in several activities, including DECA, track, and softball. Is also an avid reader and a volunteer for local homeless shelters. 

Anshumi Jhaveri
Houston Lead

Is junior at Dulles High School’s Math & Science Academy. Competes in Debate and Destination Imagination. Is the Advocacy Director for GirlUp SouthEast Texas

Sara (Sophia) Kirmani
Virginia Lead

Is a junior at the University of Virginia where she is double majoring in Biology and Spanish. Plays an active role in her community and enjoys playing the piano and violin.

Jalyn Wu
Midwest Lead

Is a rising senior at Valley High School. Is a Student Ambassador for the Valley tutoring program, Regional Coordinator for W.in Debate, and member of the National Honors Society.

Maha Ahmed
Junior at Lake Highland Preparatory School

Is a member of her school's Public Forum debate team. Has completed AP Biology, AP United States History, math up to Algebra 2 Honors, and Spanish up to III Honors.

Serena Ata
Senior at Lake Highland Preparatory School

Is captain of her school's Speech team and founded Small Steps club. Has completed 5 AP classes such as Calculus AB and Language and Composition.

Sanvi Belani
Sophomore at Lake Highland Preparatory School

Is a member of her school's Public Forum debate team. Has completed AP Biology, math up to Algebra 2 Honors, and Spanish up to Spanish II Honors

Ananya Bhatheja
Senior at Lake Highland Preparatory School

Created Build My Wellness, founded Youth Health Club, and is a research intern at UCF. Has completed 8 AP classes such as Biology and Calculus AB.

Raya Bissessar
Junior at Lake Highland Preparatory School

Designed exhibits for the Orlando Science Center. Has completed AP United States History, AP Computer Science Principles, and math up to Advanced Precalculus.

Natalia Cadena
Senior at Lake Highland Preparatory School

Is a member of Spanish Honors Society and a Small Steps officer. Has completed 4 AP classes such as Economics and US History and has taken Spanish up to IV Honors.

Aleesha Chaudhry
Senior at Lake Highland Preparatory School

Is a member of National Honor Society, founded UNICEF Club, and is a captain of the Speech team. Has completed multiple AP classes, including Calculus AB.

Samantha Choung
Sophomore at Lake Highland Preparatory School

Is a member of her school's Speech and Debate team, and her school's tennis team. Has completed AP Biology, Algebra 2 Honors, and Chineses up to III Honors.

Lauren Cuppy
Senior at Lake Highland Preparatory School

Is a member of National Honors Society and Mu Alpha Theta. Has taken 7 AP classes such as Economics, Language and Composition, and Calculus AB.

Elle Dafnis
Sophomore at Lake Highland Preparatory School

Is a member of her school's Volleyball team. Has completed numerous honors classes, including Spanish II Honors, English Honors, and Algebra 2 Honors. 

Jaya Dayal
Freshman at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Is a Coca-Cola Scholars Semifinalist, Bank of America Student Leaders Finalist, a student advocate for the Thirst Project, and her high school's Grand Marshal.

Marius DeMartino
Senior at Lake Highland Preparatory School

Is a member of his school’s varsity swim team and VP of Pre-Med club. Has taken 9 AP classes including Chemistry, Language and Composition, and Calculus BC.

Tulsi Desai
Junior at Olympia High School

Is a member of her school’s debate team, an officer on the Science Olympiad team, and swims varsity for her team. Has completed AP Biology, AP World History, and AP Human Geography.

Isma Faisal
Sophomore at Orlando Science High School

Is a Mathnasium instructor and member of her school’s HOSA club. Has completed math up to Algebra 2 and has also completed AP Chemistry and AP World History.

Sara Folan
Senior at Andover High School

Is a member of National Honors Society and of her school's varsity track and softball teams. Has completed AP Chemistry, AP Language and Composition, and French up to IV Honors. 

Sam Gallaudet
Sophomore at Phillips Academy Andover

Is a field rep for Our Climate, an Ambassador for Climate Curriculum at Phillips Academy Andover, and is a part of the varsity cross country ski team. 

Alex George
Junior at Lake Highland Preparatory School

Is a member of his school's Lincoln Douglas Debate team and Band. Has completed AP Chemistry, AP US History, and math up to Advanced Precalculus. 

Akshay Godhani
Senior at Andover High School

Is an Eagle Scout, DECA Co-President, VP of Scrivi. Active in Robotics, Science Olympiad, and Destination Imagination. Is a YMCA swim instructor. Completed AP Physics 1, AP Chemistry, and Precalculus.

Yashvi Gosalia
Senior at Andover High School

Is co-president of her school's Environmental Club and founder of the Boston chapter of the Tomorrow Project. Will complete 6 AP classes including Chemistry, Calculus AB, and Spanish. 

Aliza Hasan
Junior at Lake Highland Preparatory School.

Is captain of her school's Public Forum Debate team and a research intern at UCF. Has completed AP US History, Advanced Precalculus, and French up to III Honors.

Khalil JeBailey
Senior at Lake Highland Preparatory School

Is a member of National Honors Society and his school's Project Magic team. Has completed 8 classes including Chemistry, Physics, and Calculus AB.

Fiona Jiao
Senior at Lake Highland Preparatory School

Is fluent in two languages and has played piano for 14 years. Has completed AP Calculus AB and BC, numerous honors classes, and Chinese up to IV Honors.

Nithya Kunta
Sophomore at Lake Highland Preparatory School

Is captain of her school's Public Forum Debate team. Has completed numerous honors classes, math up to Algebra 2 Honors, and Spanish up to II Honors. 

Owen Leckie
Senior at Lake Highland Preparatory School

Member of Model UN, OST, Investment Club, and Young democrats. Nationally ranked in Congressional Debate. Has taken AP US Gov. & Politics. Is enrolled in AP Literature.  

Hannah Levy
Senior at Lake Highland Preparatory School

Is a member of National Honors Society and is an officer for Club D100. Has completed numerous AP classes such as Language and Composition and Economics. 

David Lightman
Senior at Lake Highland Preparatory School

Is his school's Senior Class Vice President. Is a member of both FBLA and the Bowling team. Has completed numerous AP and honors classes.

Lisa Lin
Junior at Texas Academy of Math and Science

Founded the TAMS Global Organization, which focuses on providing humanitarian aid to countries in need. Has completed AP Statistics, AP Spanish, and AP World

Sherise Lyou
Senior at Lake Highland Preparatory School

Created a platform called Art Through Heart and has won numerous art awards. Has completed 9 AP classes including Drawing and Calculus AB.  

Stephi Lyou
Sophomore at Lake Highland Preparatory School

Is a member of her school's robotics team and has played piano for 10 years. Has completed AP Biology, math up to Algebra 2 Honors, and Chinese up to III Honors.

Kiran Manku
Junior at Lake Highland Preparatory School.

Is an officer for Water for the World and a member of Future Business Leaders of America. Has completed AP Statistics and Advanced Precalculus.

Abby Morris
Senior at Lake Highland Preparatory School.

Captain of her debate team, president of W.in Debate and co-president of Peptalk and a philosophy research assistant at Rollins College. Completed 7 AP classes.

Rhea Nandwani
Junior at Lake Highland Preparatory School

Is a member of her school's Water for the World club and Public Forum Debate team. Has completed math up to Algebra 2 Honors and Spanish up to III Honors. 

Zeal Patel
Junior at Lake Highland Preparatory School

Is captain of his school's Public Forum debate team and a volunteer for TeleHealth Access for Seniors. Has completed AP US History, and AP Statistics.

Zia Patel
Sophomore at Lake Highland Preparatory School

Is a member of her school's Public Forum Debate team. Has completed math up to Algebra 2 Honors, numerous honors classes, and Spanish up to II Honors.

Kheli Phillips
Senior at Lake Highland Preparatory School

Is a research intern at UCF and captain of her school's Cross Country team. Has completed numerous AP classes including Calculus AB and Chemistry.

Matthew Poteshman
Senior at Lake Highland Preparatory School

Is an aspiring mechanical engineer and leader on FRC 1902, 4-H Exploding Bacon. Has completed 8 AP, including Computer Science A and Calculus AB.

Asha Reddy
Junior at Lake Highland Preparatory School

Founded her school's Young at Heart Club and is a research intern at UCF. Has completed AP Computer Science Principles, AP Biology, and Advanced Precalculus.

Zoe Richter
Senior at Lake Highland Preparatory School

Is a member of National Honors Society and French National Honors Society. Has completed AP Language and Composition, AP World, and French up to IV Honors.

Gracie Rotman
Senior at Lake Highland Preparatory School.

Is a member of National Honors society and an officer for Club D100 and UNICEF Club. Has completed 4 AP classes including Statistics and Economics.

Ece Sarioglu
Sophomore at Lake Highland Preparatory School

Is a member of her school's Speech team and Archery team. Has completed AP Biology, math up to Algebra 2, Latin up to II Honors, and numerous honors classes.

Nicole Semaan
Freshman at Emory University

Founder of a mentorship club and was editor-in-chief of the newspaper at her high school. She will be majoring in Neuroscience and Behavioral Biology when she attends Emory in the fall. 

Nadia Shah
Junior at Andover High School

Founded Health For Humanity Club and volunteers for Doctors Without Borders. Has completed numerous honors classes and writing courses. Holds an award of Academic Excellence in Global History.

Meisheng Sherman
Senior at Lake Highland Preparatory School

Is president of her school's Environment Club and a member of Future Business Leaders of America. Has completed AP Language and Composition and Calculus.

Jasleen Sodhi
Sophomore at Windermere Preparatory School

Is on her school's Lakerthon board and volunteers for JDRF and Sikh American Legal Defense and Education Fund. Founded sikhnificance. Has taken multiple honors classes.

Emma Svendsen
Senior at Andover High School

Is a varsity rower and a volunteer for the city of Lawrence. Is a member in her school’s American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life. Has taken multiple AP and honors classes.

Nikhita Toleti
Senior at Lake Highland Preparatory School

Is captain of the Speech team, founded UNICEF club, and has won awards for piano and dance. Has completed multiple AP classes, including European History.

Arjun Verma
Junior at Lake Highland Preparatory School

Founded Telehealth Access for Seniors and is captain of his school's Lincoln Douglas Debate team. Has completed AP Calculus BC, AP Chemistry, and AP Biology.

Ramsey Zeidan
Freshman at Orlando Science High School

Is a long-time piano player and member of his school's Science Olympiad team. Has completed math up to Algebra 2 Honors and science up to Chemistry Honors.

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