Student > Teen Board
2014-2015 Teen Board
Oliver foundation Bio Joyce Chen Joyce Chen, President
Elkins High School - Sugar Land, Texas
Teen Board Member 2013 - Present

Joyce is a senior at Elkins High School. She serves as the President of Student Council, the Editor-in-Chief of the school newspaper, and the Vice President of Generation Youth Humanitarian Organization. Joyce is also a National Director at the Project for Better Journalism. In her spare time, she enjoys reading and trying new street foods.

Oliver foundation Bio Myles Fucci Myles Fucci, Vice President
St. Thomas High School - Houston, Texas
Teen Board Member 2014-Present

Myles is a junior at St. Thomas High School where he is a member of the track team and student council. He volunteers at the SPCA and Star of Hope Mission. Myles enjoys traveling, studying ancient civilizations, creating writing and watching movies.

Oliver foundation Bio Nikita Ghosh Nikita Ghosh, Secretary
Clements High School - Sugar Land, Texas
Teen Board Member 2012 - Present

Nikita is a senior at Clements High School. She is a student and the current Volunteer Secretary in the Global Studies Academy at Clements and studies Spanish along with her other Pre AP/AP classes. She has a lifelong passion for dance and has continuously done a variety of styles ranging from ballet all the way to Indian dance forms of which she is now part of the Rhythm India Bollywood Senior Dance Company. Nikita is also an active member of her school's National Spanish Honor Society and is Social Chair of her school's DECA chapter, the largest chapter in the world. Her lifetime goal is to become a pediatrician and she hopes to continue balancing all her extra-curricular activities along with her academics to reach that goal.

Oliver foundation Bio Jahnvi Jain Jahnvi Jain, Treasurer
Clements High School - Clements High School , Texas
Teen Board Member 2013 - Present

Jahnvi is a senior at Clements High School. She is a member of the school's women's varsity choir and volunteers year round at Memorial Hermann Hospital. Jahnvi has been a classical Indian dancer for 9 years with a background in two different styles. She is a senior company member of Rhythm India, a Houston-based Bollywood Dance Company. Jahnvi hopes to pursue her goal of going into the medical field and becoming a surgeon.

Oliver foundation Bio Lauren Lowe Lauren Lowe, Historian
St. Agnes Academy - Houston, Texas
Teen Board Member 2014-Present

Lauren is a sophomore at St. Agnes Academy where she excels both academically and athletically. During her freshman year she earned the Highest Honors for her academic achievements and a letter jacket in Track and Field. As member of the St. Agnes Varsity Track team she contributed to their second place finish in the State Championships. Lauren also plays Field Hockey and is an active member of the Speech and Debate Team. She is the Sophomore Representative for Voices of Black Youth Club (VOBY) and a soloist on the Step Team. Lauren is a member of the Houston Chapter of Jack Jill of America, Inc. and St. Mary of the Purification Catholic Church.

Oliver foundation Bio Bradlee Few Bradlee Few, Event Coordinator
The Kinkaid School - Houston, Texas
Teen Board Member 2014 - Present

Bradlee is a senior at The Kinkaid School where she is fully engaged in academics, sports, service and is an avid writer. She is Team Captain of both her varsity cross country and track and field teams. She has served as Admissions Ambassador the past three years, representing Kinkaid to prospective families through tours, information sessions, and open houses. Bradlee is also a Peer Mentor, Deans Ambassador and Co-Founder of Bite of Kinkaid, a foodie club focused on exposing its members to world cultures through cooking, eating, and service. She has studied abroad in France and China, produced a documentary titled “Tipping the Scale” and delivered a Ted Talk. She recently created an educational website, blog, and program called "Should I Eat This or That?” teaching kids how to make healthy choices and healthy recipes! www.shouldieatthisorthat.org. Bradlee recently received her Girl Scout Gold Award for her work in childhood obesity and health.

Oliver foundation Bio Annika Gandhi Annika Gandhi, Event Coordinator
Clements High School - Sugar Land, Texas
Board Member 2014-Present

Annika is a senior at Clements High School. She is a scholar and a member of her school's DECA chapter, competing twice at the national level. Annika is a member of the school choir. She enjoys cooking, reading, and exercising.

Oliver foundation Bio Sky Chen Sky Chen, Social Media Coordinator
Elkins High School - Sugar Land, Texas
Teen Board member 2014 - Present

Sky is a freshman at Elkins High School, where he is a member of the student council. He is an avid athlete and loves playing numerous sports. He volunteers frequently at his church, enjoys traveling, reading, and watching movies.

Oliver foundation Bio Amanda Stoner Amanda Stoner, Board Member
St. John XXIII College Preparatory - Katy, Texas
Teen Board Member 2013 - Present

Amanda is a junior at St. John XXIII College Preparatory where she is on the varsity cheerleading squad. She is also a member of the Universal Cheerleaders Association All-American cheer squad. As a member of the All-American cheer team, she traveled to London to perform in the 2015 New Year's Day Parade. Amanda participates on the St. John XXIII Varsity Track Team and is a Lion Ambassador for the school. Amanda received the MVP award for the 2014-2015 St. John XXIII Varsity cheer team her sophomore year. She earned the title of Texas State Floor Champion in the spring of 2012 as a member of a competitive USAG gymnastics team. She volunteers at the Houston Food Bank, the Downs Syndrome Association, Camp for All and the Ronald McDonald House. In her free time, Amanda enjoys listening to music, cooking, and spending time with friends.

Oliver foundation Bio Emily Mueller Emily Mueller, Board Member
St. Agnes Academy - Houston, Texas
Teen Board Member 2013 - Present

Emily is a junior at St. Agnes Academy. She is a member of the varsity golf team and an active member of Young Republicans at St. Agnes, as well as student council. She is treasurer of The Teen Huddle of Hope for Three, an autism awareness group in Sugar Land. Emily enjoys bow hunting and hanging out with friends. She is very active in volunteering at her church and in the community.

Oliver foundation Bio Camryn Odom Camryn Odom, Board Member
St. Agnes Academy - Houston, Texas
Teen Board Member 2013 - Present

Camryn is a senior at St. Agnes Academy where she plays junior varsity field hockey, is an active member of student council. She is also a member of Voices of Black Youth and Junior Statesmen of America. She served as Captain of her field hockey team this past season and was voted 2014 Most Improved Player. Camryn is a member of Jack and Jill of America and currently serves as Teen Vice President of the Jack and Jill Houston Chapter. She recently volunteered at St. Joseph Medical Center and attended the George S. Wiley Accounting Awareness Program at Howard University. She loves fishing, going to the movies, and hanging out with her friends. Camryn plans to attend Howard University in Washington D.C and then pursue her passion for helping others by becoming a Neonatal Nurse Practitioner.

Oliver foundation Bio Summer Brown Summer Brown, Board Member
First Colony Middle School - Sugar Land, Texas
Teen Board Member 2014-Present

Summer is a 8th grader at First Colony Middle School where she is a straight A student. She is a member of Student Council and Orchestra. Summer was the 2014 runner up for the Texas Health Institute Rising Star Award. As a Girl Scout she earned her Silver Award by having a Healthy Eating and Energy workshop for elementary school children. She also recently secured a Mini-grant from Girl Scouts to build a garden at Armstrong Elementary. Summer hosted a health booth on Sugary Beverages at the Goodman Elementary Health Fair, teaching kids and parents how much sugar is in popular drinks. She also took part in a Houston Dynamo Training Session joining other kids for a game of soccer with a former Houston Dynamo player, Brian Ching. Last year she completed her first Houston Kids Triathlon in 2014.

Oliver foundation Bio Anthony Arnold Anthony Arnold, Board Member
Houston Christian High School - Houston, Texas
Teen Board Member 2014-Present

Anthony is a freshman at Houston Christian High School where he is a member of the school's soccer and Lacrosse teams. He attended the DECATS (DeBusk Enrichment Center for Academically Talented Scholars for 4 years. Anthony enjoys playing sports, cooking and volunteering as a Student Mentor.

Oliver foundation Bio Kyle Wilson Kyle Wilson, Board Member
The John Cooper School - The Woodlands, Texas
Teen Board Member 2014-Present

Kyle is a freshman at The John Cooper School. He has been Junior Camp Counselor at the NASA Wellness Program where helped create the fitness program. Kyle enjoys all sports, playing the piano and acting.

Oliver foundation Bio Ricardo Banks II Ricardo Banks II, Board Member
Cypress Falls High School - Houston, Texas
Teen Board Member 2015 - Present

Ricardo Banks II is a sophomore at Cypress Falls High School. He is a member of the varsity Cross Country and track teams. Ricardo, II is the region 5 Vice President for NSBE Jr. He is the chaplain of the Black and Bold Teens group in the Katy Prairie View Chapter of Jack and Jill of America, Inc. He enjoys playing sports and spending time with friends and family.



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