Akshaya is a junior at Metea Valley High School and a Journalist Intern for OLI Gardens, who takes part in a variety of community oriented activities. At Metea Valley, Akshaya enjoys being Conference Director for Model UN, Director of Activism for JSA, and also participating in National Spanish Honors Society, and Art Club. She volunteers at Rush Copely Medical Center and with her dance school. In her free time, she loves to paint, dance, and hang out with family and friends. Akshaya always takes pride in being a part of the improvement of her community and school, and is always open to learning more.