Meet the Team

The ones who make it happen

BOARD

COHORT

2021-2022 E-Board

SHANNON BROWNLEE
Co-President

NICOLAS PEREZ
Co-President

SHANTANU JHAVERI
VP of Fellowship

NATALIE ABREU
VP of Curriculum

SAM SOMMERER
VP of Projects

ALLEN CHANG
VP of Operations


2020-2021 E-Board

LEENA MATHUR
President

SHANNON BROWNLEE
VP of Fellowship

RODDUR DASGUPTA
VP of Curriculum

TED LEWITT
VP of Projects

ARMAAN PISHORI
VP of Projects

ERIC YE
VP of Operations


2019-2020 E-Board


2018-2019 E-Board

Pictured (left to right): Grant Stenger, Shomik Jain, Ben Brooks, Peter Lillian, Ben Hahn, Sean Syed, Lucas Hu, Leena Mathur


2017-2018 Founding E-Board

Pictured (left to right): Michael Tawata, Lucas Hu, Andrew Szot, Raghav Maheshwari, Jacob Dormouth, Apurva Gandhi, Lauren Potterat, Felipe Manson


Advisory Board

BISTRA DILKINA
CAIS Associate Director; Associate Professor, USC Viterbi School of Engineering

MILIND TAMBE
CAIS Co-Founder; Helen N. and Emmett H. Jones Professor, USC Viterbi School of Engineering

ERIC RICE
CAIS Co-Founder; Associate Professor, USC Suzanne Dworak-Peck School of Social Work

Hailey Winetrobe
CAIS Center Operations Coordinator

David Jeng
Advisor to CAIS++

BHARATH RAMSUNDAR
Deep Learning for Drug Discovery Researcher, Stanford University; Creator, DeepChem

DEEPIKA BODAPATI
Founder, Athelas (A clinically-validated, rapid blood diagnostic system)

DAVID SLATER
Associate Research Director of Machine Learning at Two-Six Labs

VERONICA OSINSKI
Founding Managing Partner, Trifecta Capital

Markus Beissinger
Founder, Lobe - visual programming for deep learning. Research in unsupervised learning


Alumni Advisory Team

Lucas Hu
CAIS++ President, 2017-2019

Benjamin Brooks
CAIS++ President, 2019-2020

Leena Mathur
CAIS++ President, 2020-2021


Corporate Support

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Fall 2021

Abhinav Gupta

Aryan Chowdhury

Aryan Gulati

Benran Zhang

Colin Ho

David Haolong Lee

Eric Cheng

Evan Hashemi

Felix Chen

Frederick Liu

Gordon Su

Grace Shan

Hilari Fan

Irika Katiyar

Isaac Wahout

Jaiv Doshi

John Heo

Josheta Srinivasan

Karina Yang

Leo Zhuang

Leslie Moreno

Lucas Huang

Maciej Killian

Madelyn Peng

Madhumita Suraj

Matthew Li

Mekhla Kapoor

Natalie Humber

Nicole Russak

Rohan Sanjay

Ryan Shaw

Sana Jayaswal

Tianyi Yan

Yuxing Zhou

Zaid Abdulrehman

Fall 2020

Allen Chang

Amanda Zhang

Anthony Martino

Arman Roshannai

Avinash Gala

Camille Rougier

Christopher Cooper

Conor McCormack

Elaine Yang

Isaac Gerstmann

Ishu Agrawal

Jae Shim

Jingyu Shi

John Bush

Jordan Cahoon

Lauren Okhovat

Lauren Tsai

Matthew Cho

Maxwell Kofman

Megan Friedenberg

Mengfei Zhang

Mingtao Dong

Morgan Lu

Neil McWhorter

Pau Sang

Philip Chang

Pilar Luiz

Pranav Asoori

Radhika Bhuckory

Rithik Rajani

Sam Mesfin

Samuel Sommerer

Se Eun Jeh

Shirley Su

Spencer Davis

Surya Nehra

Syuen See

Syuen See

Wesley Tong

Yibo Wen

Fall 2019

Ada Toydemir

Andrew Rooney

Armaan Pishori

Brian Plotnik

Brittany Rollins

Girish Mahajan

Gloria Chang

Henry Gu

James Orme-Rogers

Julia Wang

Karan Menon

Komal Patri

Laura Cao

Lily Perry

Natalie Abreu

Nathan Huh

Nicolas Perez

Nicolas van Houten

Nisha Chatwani

Omar Uraimov

Oscar Bashaw

Patrick Jechart Darrow

Priscilla Lee

Ritika Dendi

Shannon Brownlee

Shantanu Jhaveri

Shreya Havaldar

Shuyang Zhang

Stephanie Lampotang

Tierra Buissereth

Washington Zhao

Fall 2018

Adam Rideout

Alex Colello

Brittany Rollins

Caroline Reiser

Chris Hailey

Christopher Fucci

Isaac Gelman

Jamie Flores

Jenny Lee

Jincheng Zhou

Julia Wang

Lena Ye

Lily Perry

Nat Redfern

Noah Forman

Peter Guangji

Rajvir Dua

Roddur Dasgupta

Sally Witwer

Sam Tripp

Sara Hanson

Sarah Zhang

Skylar MacMillan

Ted Lewitt

Tomas Angelini

Tristan Elma

Tyler LaBonte

Spring 2018

Allison Westley

Armin Bazarjani

Ben Hahn

Cristopher Wang

Dale Yu

Daniel Garvey

Divya Narayanan

Hima Rajana

Ishan Shah

Jason Witherspoon

JonLuca de Caro

Kian Ghoddusi

Kristen Wong

Lauren Phillips

Markie Wagner

Maxwell Newman

Melissa Ahn

Melissa Wen

Michelle Huntley

Natalie Miller

Quinn Ngo

Sally Witwer

Sherman Dong

Sichong Zhao

Vikash Mody

Fall 2017

Adina Kruijssen

Aditya Shah

Ashay Vipinkumar

Ben Brooks

Grant Stenger

Hima Rajana

Jack Lulich

Karime Maamari

Leena Mathur

Mariano Bonilla

Maya Ram

Mohammad Sohail

Nick Kaimakis

Nikhil Cherukuri

Nikhil Sinha

Patrick Truong

Peter Lillian

Priyank Aranke

Qianze Zhang

Rachit Kataria

Radhika Agarwal

Sahil Agarwal

Sean Syed

Shomik Jain

Suvir Copparam

Tejas Ramdas

Zane Durante