Our team comes from a diverse background of academic disciplines and life experiences. We’re brought together by our dedication to uplift those in need and at-risk during the coronavirus crisis. Our team is privileged to be able to serve the community during such an important time in our history.
CEO of Mode Health
Mike is the founder and CEO of Mode Health, a meal planning app. He has worked as an artificial intelligence researcher and consultant for the past 3 years.
Kay is an MD/PhD student at Washington University. She has always been passionate about community empowerment and capacity building with the integration of healthcare.
Director of Operations
Nishkala is a 4th year MD/MBA student with a degree in biomedical engineering. She was born and raised in the great state of North Carolina and has curated an intense enthusiasm for community outreach, dance, and eating in the last 26 years.
Director of R&D
Reyan is interested in nutrition at both a molecular and health level, and hopes to do research in how diet affects are microbiomes. She loves running, biking, writing, and bird watching.
Director of Food Hubs
B.S. in Dietetics
Hamza is a student at Fontbonne University studying nutrition and dietetics. In his free time, you can find him researching about nutrition and spending time in the kitchen cooking!
Director of Communications
PhD Imaging Science Student
Rosie is a proponent of food being a way to bring together individuals, not only at the dining table, but across the world! She has an extensive background in science communication, journalism and editing, which she uses to support numerous philanthropic causes.
Director of Finance
Abdalla is a Masters student studying Data Analytics and Statistics at Washington University.
Director of Volunteer Operations
Ryan is a second year Medical Student at Washington University. He is an avid musician, and is always down for a game of chess.
Pranjal Agrawal is a recent Washington University in St. Louis graduate from California, with a degree in Neuroscience and minors in Psychology and South Asian Culture. She will be attending medical school starting this fall. If not in her research lab, Pranjal can be found baking, cooking, hiking in Castlewood, picnicking at Forest Park, or reading a book. Pranjal is passionate to alleviate food disparities and associated health inequalities in her community.
Volunteer Engagement Manager
BA in Global Health and Chinese, WashU
Michelle is a senior undergraduate student at Washington University with a double major in Global Health and Chinese. With aspirations of going to medical school, Public Health has always been an important focus of hers. She is an avid “home-cook” and is quite knowledgeable of the St. Louis food scene.
Co-Founder of Wired Impact
Jonathan is a co-founder at Wired Impact, a results-driven web design and online marketing company that works specifically with nonprofits.
Thank you to those who’ve moved on, but truly changed our organization for the better.
- Michael Olufawo
- Stephanie Yoo
- Katie Posch
- Joanne Song