Renuka G.

Renuka photoRenuka had a deep passion for the STEM field ever since her childhood. As a child, she loved to read books on anatomy/physiology and participate in STEM events at her school, which she still continues to do. She is actively involved in STEM activities/initiatives both inside and outside school. As a sophomore at her school, she founded the HOSA Future Health Professionals Chapter, is a member of the Science Olympiad team, Academic team, and student representative of the Student Technology Leadership Program (STLP). Outside of school, she is actively involved in the Bluegrass Youth Sustainability Council, an environmental sustainability initiative. She created a math and science tutoring website along with 3 other students which received a "Best in Fair" award at the STLP State Championship. She was also part of a team which one several local academic team tournaments. She hopes to carry out her "STEM for Girls" fundraiser in order to raise money to help fund projects around the world which strive to create opportunities for girls who want to go into the STEM field.