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Shivansh is an avid follower of technology as well as a programmer. He is a saxophone player and was involved in the Musicians of Distinction program at his school. He hopes to help other people find their interests just as he found his in Naperville. He also loves mathematics and has participated in many math contests. Most of all, he is always willing to help others in anyway possible. Shivansh is ready to put forth his skills and abilities and direct them towards helping the Alive center be a better place for everybody in the community.
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Alexa is a freshman at Naperville North High School. She loves being a part of several sports at North, including cross country, basketball, and track. Besides being very active through extracurricular activities, she enjoys being involved in freshman board, red cross club, and DECA. In her free time, Alexa likes to read, write, and hang out with friends. Alexa is very excited to begin her first year as a student advisory board member at the Alive Center. She can not wait to meet new people who also are passionate about the well-being of the community!
Learn More About Emily
At Naperville North, Emily is involved in a variety of different sports and clubs. In the fall she plays golf and plays lacrosse in the spring. She loves being on a team and supporting her teammates. Emily is also involved in National Honor Society, French Honor Society and Youth and Government. Outside of school, she continues to give back to her community at her church where she volunteers and mentors younger kids as well as participates in the annual youth summer mission trip. This will be her third year on the SAB board and she is looking forward to the challenges and opportunities presented to her. Never hesitate to ask her anything as she loves meeting new people and helping them out!
Learn More About Rajveer
Rajveer is a revolutionary thinker that is enthusiastic about his pursuit of education. As a minimalist, he only partakes in activities in which he can dedicate his complete attention and workmanship to. Activities include: Cricket Club, DECA, Media Club and media design. In his free time, he enjoys Bhangra dancing, scuba diving, playing golf, and planning of and striking future media projects. It is his highest priority to give back to the society that he enjoys so greatly. As a board member of Kidsmatter, Rajveer has helped make plans to advance his peers vision for the future. He also holds an executive board position at the HamrTech company.
Learn More About Rachel
I love collaborating with others and working hard to solve challenges. In my free time I play volleyball and tutor.
Learn More About Sarina
Sarina Betjemann is a freshman at Naperville North High School. She participates in competitive swimming at North and for Mavericks Swim Club. She is also involved in Future Problem Solvers at North. In her free time she enjoys trying new things and spending time with her friends, family, and dogs. She is on the STEM committee and can’t wait for her first year on the student advisory board for the Alive Center.
Learn More About Kelsey
Kelsey is a freshman at Naperville North. She loves to run cross country, play softball, and is part of Young life, a community youth group. She enjoys playing flute in her free time, as well as hanging out with friends. She is also a leader at Camp Compassion, a summer camp for girls. She is very excited to be on the student advisory board, and looks forward to a great year of fundraisers, meetings, and events!
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Learn More About Caroline
I am a freshman at Naperville Central High School. I am in BPA, Freshman Student Council, and the Swim Team at Central. Outside of school, I swim at Mavericks Swim Club, I participate in my youth group at church and I have taken drawing lessons since I was 5. I love to read, draw and hang out with friends. I am very excited to be a part of the SAB and I can’t wait to see how I will help my community!
Learn More About Kathleen
Kathleen is a junior at Naperville North High School. At North, she is a part of DECA, varsity badminton, National Art Honor Society, and Future Problem Solving. Kathleen always has a passion for everything she does, and is excited to be helping out the community. In addition to being the DECA VP of Fundraising and badminton captain for next year, she looks forward to working with everyone on the Alive Center Student Advisory Board. Outside of school, she enjoys painting, watching dramas, and being a pianist for Chicago Youth Symphony Orchestras. Kathleen also loves volunteering regularly at the Dupage Children’s Museum and her church.
Learn More About Keya
Keya is a very driven and hardworking girl. If you see a girl with earphones in, a book, or fangirling over Kpop, it’s probably Keya. Music has been a part of her life for as long as she can remember. She’s been playing viola since 4th grade and looks forward to playing in the Intermediate/Advanced orchestra at Naperville North High School. In addition to playing the viola, she has been taking Bollywood dance lessons since she was four and loves listening to music, whether it be pop songs, classical, Bollywood, or Kpop. She’s been in forms of Student Council since 3rd grade, and is enthusiastic that the Alive center will allow her to continue this part of her life. Keya is always looking for ways to be a leader and help others, and she prides herself on being accepting of everyone. She looks forward to her high school years and future, and is extremely excited to help out at the Alive center and make the community a better place!
Learn More About Bhavika
Bhavika Kagathi is a sophomore at Naperville North. She is involved in several activities like Science Olympiad, Future Problem Solving, JSA, and Badminton in school. She has been part of Science Olympiad since middle school and took it up a notch by continuing to be part of the High School team and volunteering at a Junior High, by sharing her experiences and guiding the middle schoolers. Outside of school she enjoys tutoring at the Kumon center which allows her to combine her interest for helping others reach their full potential to succeed and working with kids. Bhavika has been learning Indian classical dance for the past 10 years and has found this as an avenue to be exposed to her cultural heritage. Recently she initiated an organization called ‘DressItUp’ and conducted her first session at the Alive Center. She empathizes with children around the world and this organization shows her passion to give back by making dresses for kids in need. She finds relaxation in baking, listening to music, and trying different foods. She is very excited to meet new people and help other teens launch their ideas at the Alive center by being part of the SAB
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Learn More About Grace
Grace is involved in a variety of activities including cross-country, water polo, Red Cross club, National Honors Society, and more. She loves being apart of a team atmosphere and cheering on her teammates. In her free time she enjoys playing guitar, hanging with friends, and playing with her Golden Retriever Honey. Grace is super excited to be apart of this year’s Student Advisory Board and can’t wait to meet new people and try new things as the year progresses.
Learn More About Allison
Allie is involved at North as a Student Government representative and a Freshman Board Executive member, as well as a North Ambassador. Outside of school, she volunteers regularly at DuPage PADs, the Naperville Public Library, and her church. Her hobbies include writing, reading, yoga, running, photography, and singing. She also plays guitar and writes the occasional cringey song. Allie loves spending time outdoors, spending time with her cat, Goldie, and meeting new people.
Learn More About Neha
Neha is a junior at Naperville Central and is very involved in the Naperville Community. Passionate to create a change in her school, she is an ambassador, part of student advisory council, a member of several honors society, and a girls tennis captain.
Naperville North High School, Class of 2019
Learn More About Bhuvni
Bhuvni is a Junior at Naperville North High School. She is a Committee member for the Merry Tutor which tutors at Alive and the Naperville Public Library. She loves working with kids. At Naperville North, is also a part of Science Olympiad, DECA, Math Team, Future Problem Solvers, and First Class. She also helps run Science Olympiad at Jefferson Junior High School. She also plays Badminton and likes to run. Bhuvni is honored to be a part of the Student Advisory Board at Alive and excited to help make a difference in the community!
Learn More About Maya
Maya is currently a junior at Neuqua. She is president of the UNICEF club and secretary of the National Social Studies Society at her school. She is also involved in Model UN and Spanish Honors Society. In her free time, Maya enjoys running, reading and learning about computer science, especially anything related artificial intelligence. She is new to Alive and is looking forward to leadership opportunities to use her talents.
Learn More About Olivia
Olivia is a first year member on the Alive Student Advisory Board and is a sophomore at Naperville North High School. At Naperville North, Olivia is on the golf team and she is a Bridging the Gap mentor for minority middle school students. She is also a part of BSLA, DECA, and peer tutoring. Olivia also loves to sing, and find great food trucks and restaurants to eat at. Olivia is on the health and wellness committee and can’t wait to get involved and contribute to the Alive community!