Our Team Leads
Partners & Financials
Our Team Members
Connectors: Jennifer Richmond, Vera Fischer, Allen Hilton
Experience Design: Aditi Reddy
Graphic Design: Suhas Gillipelli, Salma Bora
Logistics: Emiliano Castillo, Esmeralda Aguilar, Neha Kamble
Partners & Financials: Nick Wang, Armaan Srireddy, Safiyya Haider, Annabelle Gong, Christopher Shi
Media: Arnav Machavarapu
Production: Fiza Baqai, Citlalli Soto-Ferate
Registration: Zoie Lee, Trayi Vankamamidi
Speakers: Ibrahim Bisen, Freya Bansal, Aria Merchant, Miles Dintzner
xLabs: Tian Dong, Jason Luo, Srivaishnavi Marreddy, Tiffany Tobita
Outreach: Muna Barreh, Tiffany Nguyen, Emine Tunc, Erika Jones, Samia Arni, Malaika Beg
Website: Anoushka Narayan, Ishan Dasgupta
and Our Mentors
Co-organizer & Lead Mentor
CAROL REESE is an educator in Eanes ISD and an enthusiastic supporter of the idea that TED talks are not just for adults. After years of inviting speakers with “ideas worth spreading” to her classroom, she and a dynamic volunteer group launched TEDxYouth@Austin, building an engaging experience for area youth. An encourager, connector, and catalyst, she is excited about this event!
Licensee, Co-organizer, & Mentor
Adnan is an experienced TEDx organizer & mentor with a background in profit, & not-for-profit organizations. He loves to create connections & encourage people to share and gain new perspectives. He particularly enjoys bridging the gap between different communities and cultures. His love for rallying a crowd around ideas is a prime example. It’s one reason he over the past five years has been heavily involved in the TEDxAustin community. He loves connecting people around great ideas.
Sara is heavily involved in volunteering and coordinating events for nonprofits when she’s not working. She loves spending time mentoring the youth in TEDxYouth@Austin and finding ways to help make the world a better place!