Our Lead Staff

Parul Gupta

  • Founder & President of Edutine

  • VP of Foothill’s Science Olympiad

    • 3-time medalist at Bay Area Regionals 

  • Teacher for SpeakOut Foundation

  • VP of Foothill Speech and Debate

    • reaching elimination rounds at various tournaments​

  • Broadcom MASTERS Nominee

  • 2021 Scholastic Awards Recipient

  • My artwork: tinyurl.com/parulpaints

Reva Agarwal

  • Director of Edutine

  • Freshman at Mission San Jose High

  • 2 time medalist at Bay Area Regionals (Science Olympiad)

  • Loves to read, code, bake, and draw

  • Has 5 years of Robotics experience (FLL /FTC)

  • Girl Scout (10 years) reaching elimination rounds at various tournaments​

  • Coding project: tinyurl.com/revacoding

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Prisha Purohit

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  • Tutor Assistant of Edutine

  • Pianist (10 years) and guitarist (2 years)

  • Part of Foothill's marching band and Tri-Valley Music Honor Society

  • Involved in the theatre program at Firehouse Arts Center

  • Music aficionado

To those who applied to tutor: Your bio will appear on this page as soon as you receive a student. Some tutors tutor in multiple subjects. If you have any questions, please email edutinetutor@gmail.com.

Meghana Nair

  • Senior at Foothill High School 

  • Passionate about teaching language (Spanish)

  • On the school basketball team 

  • President of Foothill FBLA 

  • CEO of Weempowerlife 
     

Siya Kamboj

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  • Junior at Moreau Catholic High School

  • Vice President of DECA and Red Cross Club

  • Stage Manager in her school’s theater program

  • Intern at MAGIC Mentoring, an NPO that tutors young girls in STEM subjects.

Meghna Thumri

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  • Former concertmaster of two youth orchestras

  • Former soloist at East Bay Youth Orchestra

  • Currently plays in Peninsula Youth Orchestra

  • Performed for social service concerts

Yasha Rachakonda

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  • Sophomore at School of Science and Engineering

  • Aspiring to be an engineer to build/work with robots

  • Enjoys hanging out with friends and playing games.

Mason Valentine

  • Sophomore at Dublin High School in California

  • Has taken math courses such as Algebra I, Geometry, Algebra II with Trig, and Precalculus

  • Likes to swim, play video games, code, and read in his spare time.

April Ramos

  • Junior at Bravo Medical Magnet High School

  • Treasurer of Junior Class of 2022 and Youth and Government Club

  • Interested in STEM-related subjects

  • Enjoys reading, coding, and math

Griffyn Kolpin

  • Senior at Marina High School

  • Skilled in most Sciences and Mathematics, as well as English

  • Interested in pursuing Neuroscience Hoping to study abroad in Japan during Uni.

  • Enjoys collecting dice, books, and plushies

Misha Agrawal

  • a freshman in high school and teaching is one of her passions

  • her hobbies include reading, dancing, drawing, singing, coding, and baking. 

  • 3 time Scripps National Spelling Bee semi-finalist

  • Misha's favorite subject in school is Biology, and has a passion for exploring various fields within the subject

Esther Na

  • Sophomore at Foothill High School

  • Strong in subjects such as Math, English, Spanish, and History

  • Loves working with kids

  • Enjoys reading in her free time

  • Part of the Foothill Cross Country team

Shyam Polisetty

  • Currently enrolled in Honors English 10 and Precalculus

  • Has experience teaching (although not officially) to the kids in community

  • Has done Global reading in elementary for 2 years

  • Destination Imagination for a year in middle school and went to regionals

Aarush Tallapragada

  • Sophomore currently studying Psychology, Pre-Medicine at Texas Tech

  • Loves interacting with students and volunteering in her free time, and has done so for the past 3 years at 6 Stones church

  • Intern for the Residence Hall Association and serves as the National Communication Coordinator

  • Very dedicated, organized, and understanding

Saket Chodavarapu

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  • Sophomore at Monta Vista High School

  • Skilled in mathematics, French, and computer science

  • Piano (10 years) and Clarinet (6 years)

  • Has played the clarinet for senior citizens in nursing homes

Eve Opeyany

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  • Junior in High School

  • Loves helping others

  • Goal is to pursue a career in the medical field

  • Fun fact: Has been playing soccer for 7 years

Emma Le

  • Junior at Amador Valley High School

  • Active member of Speech and Debate Club

  • 2-time first place winner at Alameda County Science and Engineering Fair

Helen Hernandez

  • Loves reading and writing. 

  • Received the deans honors at SRJC and SFSU. 

  • Currently in San Francisco State University studying English Education (B.A). 

  • Graduated from Santa Rosa Junior College with English and Humanities Associates.

Shreya Gokulakrishnan

  • Skilled in science oriented subjects

  • Loves speaking and learning Spanish

  • Passionate about helping others - Guitarist (for 8 years)

William Liu

  • Sophomore at Boston University Academy

  • Excels in STEM subjects including Mathematics, Chemistry, and Physics

  • Part of robotics, chemistry club, math team, and science team
    Aspiring medical student

Pari Mahajan

  • Sophomore at Denmark Highschool

  • Artist (7+ years) and guitarist (3+ years)

  • Treasurer of Asian Youth Activism club

  • Skilled in history subjects

Adelina Chau

  • Freshman at Archbishop Mitty High School

  • Enjoys teaching and interacting with students

  • Skilled in Math, Biology, and Mandarin

  • Loves coding
     

Janet Bai

  • Junior in high school

  • Passionate about aerospace and robotics

  • Enjoys 3D modeling and building physical models

Luca Ferrucho

  • Luca Ferrucho is a freshman and 9th grader in high school

  • Luca has served as a tutor for the National Junior Honor Society at his previous middle school for 2 years

  • Luca spends his days after school participating in debate competitions, mu alpha-theta, student government association, class of 2024 co-treasurer, and the astronaut club for his high school

James Butler

  • 10th Grader from Texas

  • Loves to read, write, sing, and organize

  • Aspires to leave his surroundings in better hands

  • Tutors Math & English

Kush Shah

  • Upcoming junior in high school and he is excited to teach the students 

  • Interested in Biology, Math, History and English 

  • Violinist (5 years)

  • Incorporates games to make learning fun

  • Loves playing basketball and learning about new subjects

Ember Lu

  • Incoming Sophomore at American High School (she/her)

  • Aspiring computer scientist in a math-related field

  • Experienced piano player for more than 9 years

  • Loves learning about new math concepts

  • Avid swimmer

Vera Allue

  • Spanish sophomore (Peruvian and Spanish)

  • Passion for learning languages (English, Portuguese, Catalonian) and sharing knowledge 

  • Experienced in tutoring 

  • Love teaching Maths to younger kids 

  • Debate Club

  • Always risen up to the challenge of doing good in school by having an A GPA since elementary school

  • Student at Crescenta Valley High School

  • Enjoys learning and teaching subjects such as chemistry, math, and Spanish

  • Three-time podium finisher at AESA Science Olympiad in middle school
     

Robert Dergharapetian

Ridge Huang

  • Junior at Foothill High School 

  • Captain of U-17 National Frisbee Team "Aftershock" with a 3rd place finish in 2018 

  • Secretary of Interact Club

  • Treasurer of Biotechnology Club

  • Skilled in various subjects such as history and math

Shreya Sridharan 

  • experience working with kids 

  • over 4 years experience tutoring and teaching children elementary and middle school level English and math

  • familiar with algebra, geometry, and English 

Anika Rao

  • Junior at Amador Valley High School

  • Excels in STEM subjects (wants to pursue medicine in the future)

  • Loves to hike, swim, sing, and play guitar!

Anish Rao

  • Anish Rao swam competitively 5 days a week up until quarantine

  • He aims to become a lawyer when he grows up

  • He is a bright student with high hopes for the future

Solomie Ghebreegzabheir

  • has a Bachelor degree in Biochemistry. 

  • loves outdoor activities

  • a dog person

  • loves school and music. 

  • does some yoga and meditation during spare time.

Manasvi Pula

  • Current freshman in High School

  • Completed Math courses like Algrebra I/II; Geometry, Trig and currently doing Pre-Calc

  • Passionate in the field of STEM and Entreprenuership

  • Fun Fact - loves playing the ukulele, baking, reading and doing yoga

Baran Abbasi

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  • Currently a sophomore student

  • 4.0 GPA since Middle School

  • took specialized courses in Java, HTML, and creative writing

  • plays the piano for 6+ years

  • loves playing Water Polo and swimming

You-Fu (Jeffrey) Chen

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  • Freshman at Moreau Catholic High School.

  • 9th grade representative in international student council (from Taiwan!)

  • A big sports lover, plays baseball, cycling, and cross country. 

  • Violinist (7+ years) 

  • Loves science.

  • Has performed at Carnegie Hall

Dev Shetty

  • Sophomore at Mission San Jose High School

  • Favorite subject in school is math, enjoys English as well

  • Likes to play tennis and play the piano in his free time

  • Has performed at Carnegie Hall

Lisette Bustamante

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  • Freshman at Amistad

  • Fluent in English and Spanish

  • Knows a bit of Chinese & French

  • Is an Intermediate Pianist

  • Enjoys writing short stories

Devon L'Esperance

  • a junior in high school

  • enjoys math and science. 

  • Devon has achieved High Honors every semester in high school

  • Devon is currently the president of her Entrepreneur Club and hopes to build her own company one day.

  • Fun fact, Devon has two different colored eyes!

Zarqa Ali

  • Sophomore at Carter High School 

  • Loves cats 

  • Aspiring teacher 

  • Strong subjects are Math and English 

  • Enjoys reading, cooking, and alone time 

Nidhi Prabhath

Vedant Subarao

  • a sophomore in high school.

  • her passions include music, medical sciences, reading, and running

  • she is part of school clubs like the American Cancer Society Club, Badminton Club, Girl Up Club, and more

  • she is also part of her school cross country team, and enjoys singing and playing the piano. 

  • Junior at Westview High School, San Diego

  • Skilled in Mathematics and History

  • Pursuing robotics and coding

  • Loves to swim, read books and play video games

  • Passionate about nature and believes in environmental sustainability

Maya Sriram

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  • 9th Grader

  • Aspires to become an entrepreneur when she grows up (or maybe even before that!)

  • Runs small events for the kids in her neighborhood

  • Won the President's Volunteer Service Award and is working towards the Congressional Award

Former Staff

Kaviya Raja

Former Treasurer of Edutine (April 2020-November 2020)

Emily Lu

Former Communications Director & Secretary of Edutine (June 2020-January 2021)

Yoonseo Choi

Sindhu Gajjela

Former Chairperson of the Board of Directors (June 2020-January 2021)

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Public Relations Director & Logo Creator (April 2020-January 2021)

Ella Xu

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Former Technical Manager & Treasurer of Edutine (November 2020-January 2021)