About Us

HCASC invites all middle and high school students interested in leadership with a purpose to participate in our unique student-run monthly meetings the second Wednesday of every month:

  • learn leadership skills and best practices
  • discuss current events impacting students in HCPSS
  • share your ideas directly with the Student Member of the Board of Education and other HCPSS leaders
  • explore ways to make a difference in their schools and communities
  • have fun!

Come see what 100 student leaders, athletes, and artists, who meet each month already know- HCASC is for students who want to get involved and work together to make their schools and HCPSS as strong as they can be.

Find out more

HCASC Officer Team 2018-2019

Cindy Drummond, Advisor, cindy_drummond@hcpss.org

Alex Eapen, President, hcascpresident@gmail.com

Athena Verghis, Vice President, hcascvicepresident@gmail.com

Archana Swaminathan, Treasurer, hcasctreasurer@gmail.com

Kiana Wambui, Secretary, hcascsecretary@gmail.com

HCASC Appointed Officer Team 2018-2019

Faith Kipchirchir, Chief of Staff, fckipchirchir@gmail.com

Amber Fang, Webmaster, amberlisa.fang@gmail.com

Co-Tu Doan, Assistant Webmaster, doan.cotu@gmail.com 

Second Vice Presidents

  • Hannah Fang
  • Matt Seliger

SMOB Convention Committee

  • Shubhi Saxena, Co-Director
  • Veronica Kim, Co-Director
  • Peyton Thomas 

Public Relations Committee

  • Hannah Witkin, Chair
  • Nehal Naqvi 
  • Paula Shin 
  • Star Fernandez 
  • Jaya Pabbisetty 

Health and Social Issues Committee

  • Elizabeth Banyas, Co-Chair
  • Olutomisin Fasosin, Co-Chair 
  • Mariya Ahmed 
  • Jayshree Srinivasan 

Environmental Affairs Committee

  • Justin Mar, Chair
  • Rishika Kokatam 
  • Trisha Reddy 

State Legislative Affairs Committee

  • Joel Olujide, Chair
  • Jonathon Di Pietro 
  • Sashita Subburaj 

Special Elections Committee

  • Megumi Fukuzawa, Chair
  • Sakshi Gohlap 

STEM Committee

  • Ayana Monroe, Chair
  • Audrey Lyu 
  • Omar Niazi 
  • Peter Banyas 

Art Coordinators

  • Joyce Lee 
  • Ven Fernandez


  • Joshua Drasin 
  • Panav Gududuri 

SGA Liason

  • Raki Balaji