Current Board Members


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Mack Cleveland
  • Mack Cleveland '23
  • Major: Materials Science and Engineering
Venkata Sai Varshitha Dhulipala
  • Venkata Sai Varshitha Dhulipala '25
  • Major: Molecular and Cell Biology
  • Minor: Public Health
  • High School: Heritage High School
Jake Fields
  • Jake Fields '25
  • Major: Biochemistry and Genetics
  • High School: Dripping Springs High School
Annaliese Fowler
  • Annaliese Fowler '23
  • Major: Biomedical Engineering
  • Minor: Bioinformatics
Gabrielle "Ellie" Hall
  • Gabrielle "Ellie" Hall '25
  • Major: Sociology
  • High School: Martin High School
Nabila Haque
  • Nabila Haque '24
  • Major: Economics
  • High School: Clements High School
 Thao Ho
  • Thao Ho '22
  • Major: Bioinformatics
Ayesha Nagaria
  • Ayesha Nagaria '24
  • Major: Public Health
  • Research Focus: Health Policy, Microbial Pathogenesis and Immunology
  • Years of Research Experience: 1
  • High School: Seven Lakes High School
  • Advisor: Dr. Jon Skare
  • Project(s): Complement Evasion by Lyme Disease and Relapsing Fever Spirochetes 
Shivam Pancholy
  • Shivam Pancholy '25
  • Major: Biomedical Sciences
  • Research Focus: Cardiovascular Medicine, Sociology, Public Health, Biomedical Sciences
  • Years of Research Experience: 1
  • High School: Lawrence E. Elkins High School
Nidhi Pawate
  • Nidhi Pawate '24
  • Major: Genetics
  • Research Focus: Neuroscience
  • Years of Research Experience: 1
  • High School: Allen High School
  • Advisor: Dr. Samba Reddy
  • Project(s): Acknowledged in: Aptamer Sequence Phylogenetic Analysis Reveals Widespread Undescribed Sequence Alterations. Pending Publication.
Ananya Pillai
  • Ananya Pillai '24
  • Major: Biomedical Sciences
  • Minor: Public Health
  • Research Focus: Cardiothoracic Surgery, Historical Science, Pulmonary
  • Years of Research Experience: 3
  • High School: Liberty High School
Vishay Ram
  • Vishay Ram '24
  • Major: Molecular and Cell Biology
Nushrat Rashid
  • Nushrat Rashid '24
  • Major: Biochemistry and Genetics
  • Minor: Bioinformatics
  • Research Focus: Genetics, Evolution
  • Years of Research Experience: 1
  • High School: Plano West Senior High
  • Advisor: Dr. Vaishali Katju
Suchitaa Sawhney
  • Suchitaa Sawhney '24
  • Major: General Engineering
Ronald Sellers
  • Ronald Sellers '22
  • Major: Industrial and Systems Engineering
  • Minor: Biomedical Engineering, Mathematics
  • Research Focus: Additive Manufacturing, Medical Devices, Traditional Manufacturing, Process Engineering
  • Years of Research Experience: 1.5
  • High School: Homeschool
  • Advisor: Dr. Sarah Wolff
Miriam Stein
  • Miriam Stein '24
  • Major: Molecular, Cell Biology
Jeremy Thomas
  • Jeremy Thomas '23
  • Major: Biomedical Engineering
  • Minor: Materials Science, Chemistry
Abhinav Vadassery
  • Abhinav Vadassery '25
  • Major: Biology
  • Research Focus: Genetics, Infectious Disease, Tumor, Cell Biology
  • Years of Research Experience: 4
  • High School: William P Clements High School
  • Advisor: Dr. Ellen Ruth Alexander
Lesley Villafuerte
  • Lesley Villafuerte '25
  • Major: Chemistry
  • Minor: English
  • High School: Crosby High School
Andrea "Andie" van Ravenswaay
  • Andrea "Andie" van Ravenswaay '23
  • Major: Applied Math