Meet Our Team

RAMYA IYER

CHAPTER DIRECTOR

Ramya is a senior at Cypress Woods High School. She fell in love with mathematics during her middle school years and has participated in many city, state, and national-level math competitions. As an avid competitor, she qualified for AIME and attended the prestigious Math Prize for Girls Competition held at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). She has also been a team member of the Texas State in the American Regional Math League National competition. In addition to math, she enjoys computer programming, music, art, and playing with her yorkiepoo.

CHRISTINE HUANG

OUTREACH DIRECTOR

Christine Huang is a senior at Clements High School in Sugar Land, Texas. Each year from 2018-2021, Christine has qualified for AIME and participated in the national Math Prize for Girls competition. She also has participated in other national math competitions, such as ARML, MathCounts, and HMMT. Christine is also the president of the Clements High School Mu Alpha Theta club. In her free time, she enjoys baking, competitive swimming, and listening to music.

STEPHANIE WANG

PUBLIC RELATIONS DIRECTOR

Stephanie is a senior at Seven Lakes High School. As an avid math and science enthusiast, Stephanie is a Research Science Institute (RSI) scholar, 2x Math Prize for Girls invitee, 3x AIME qualifier, Science Olympiad national champion, and 2x USA Biology Olympiad semifinalist. She has participated in the Honors Summer Math Camp at Texas State University and is Vice President of the Seven Lakes Mu Alpha Theta. In her free time, Stephanie enjoys watching mystery documentaries and listening to podcasts.

SREEJA THIPIREDDY

FUNDRAISING DIRECTOR

Sreeja is a junior at Dulles High School. She really enjoys doing competition math, and some of her other hobbies are playing soccer, writing, and singing. She looks forward to helping empower girls in STEM, and she is very excited for her second year as a part of this organization. :)

RUCHI BIRUR

OUTREACH TEAM

Ruchi is a junior at the Texas Academy of Math and Science. She has enjoyed participating in math based competitions at both the local and national level over the years. She is interested in medical devices research in biomedical engineering and is currently conducting research in nano-therapeutics for cancer stem cells and polymer based bioelectronics. In her free time, she loves to play tennis, chill with her dog, and watch sitcoms!

ANNE CHRISTIONO

OUTREACH TEAM, WEBSITE MANAGER

Anne is a sophomore at Clements High School. She is passionate about all things STEM, particularly the intersection of math, computer science, and biomedicine. She is a two-time AIME qualifier, a Math Prize for Girls invitee, and an avid participant in numerous national-level competitions, including HMMT and SMT. She loves to coach younger students in math, computer science, and biology, with the hope of inspiring a passion for STEM in others. In her free time, she enjoys playing the violin and spending time with her family and friends.

POOJA BIRLA

PUBLIC RELATIONS TEAM

Pooja Birla is a sophomore at Clements High School. She is passionate about anything related to STEM, especially physics, astronomy, and computer science. She has participated in AMC 10 and is excited to participate again next year. She is dedicated to assisting in making STEM more inclusive and accepting to female and non-binary students. In her free time, she enjoys playing Minecraft and Animal Crossing, reading philosophy and poetry, and studying cosmetology.

TINA LI

PUBLIC RELATIONS TEAM

Tina Li is a sophomore at Clements High School. She has been invited to Math Prize for Girls, qualified for AIME 4 times, and qualified for USAJMO twice. She has also participated in other math competitions such as HMMT, PuMAC, and SMT. She enjoys competition math and believes in the power of women! She also enjoys art and watching Netflix in her free time. Feel free to recommend her any shows!

MICHELLE CHEN

FUNDRAISING TEAM

Michelle is a junior at Dulles High School. She loves STEM, especially math, physics, and coding. She has been invited to Math Prize for Girls 2 times, a 3 times AIME qualifier, and has qualified for USAJMO once. She also enjoys tutoring kids in contest math and writing. In her free time, Michelle draws, reads, and listens to music.

ARIANA LUO

FUNDRAISING TEAM

Ariana is a sophomore at Dulles High School. Her introduction to mathematics was kickstarted through the Kumon Institute, where she studied high school and later college-level math in her early educational career. She has participated in many programs like TIP at Duke University, where she received the State Recognition award and was an invitee to the Summer Residential Studies program. She has also enjoyed conducting analytical research in astrophysics, through observational databases and computational simulations through her mentor/professor at Vanderbilt University. Aside from this, she adores historical fiction novels, avidly journals, and is a published artist, where her works have been showcased through national and regional competitions.

JOYCE QU

FUNDRAISING TEAM

Joyce is a junior at Austin High School. She loves everything about STEM, especially maths. She is a 2x AIME qualifier and 2x Math Prize for Girls Invitee. On weekends, she volunteers by tutoring younger kids math. Besides math, Joyce enjoys playing the violin in her school orchestra, doing art, and reading!

ECATERINA STURZU

DEPARTMENT ADVISOR

Ecaterina is a freshman studying Computer Science at UT Austin with a passion for making STEM more inclusive for all people. In her free time she likes to hike, cook, sew, and of course binge-watch shows with friends.