Kelly is a high school junior attending High Technology High School. She is passionate about STEM both inside and outside schools. When she’s not in school, she likes to birdwatch with her birdfeeder, to set up trap cams, to build soft robotic caterpillar models, to conduct STEM research projects, and to volunteer in her community. She loves biking at the nearby bike trail and swimming with her local YMCA and high school Varsity swimming teams. She has received numerous awards from STEM and nature competitions. She has been involved in her school’s Roots & Shoots club for two years.