Josh Shapiro  Project Coordinator  Josh is a recent NYU Gallatin grad interested in philosophy, technology, and education. He is particularly concerned about emerging global issues that will be left for future generations, and believes education reform is crucially important as we progress into an increasingly uncertain future. Josh currently works for a museum startup in Massachusetts and teaches part time at NYU Steinhardt

Josh Shapiro
Project Coordinator

Josh is a recent NYU Gallatin grad interested in philosophy, technology, and education. He is particularly concerned about emerging global issues that will be left for future generations, and believes education reform is crucially important as we progress into an increasingly uncertain future. Josh currently works for a museum startup in Massachusetts and teaches part time at NYU Steinhardt

Tinsley Maier  Project Manager  Tinsley is a junior at NYU Gallatin studying Organizational Dynamics and Leadership in the Tech sector. She is interested in how to effectively build collaborative and creative environments within an organization through positive and constructive communications between co-workers. She also enjoys photography, delicious food, and graphic design.

Tinsley Maier
Project Manager

Tinsley is a junior at NYU Gallatin studying Organizational Dynamics and Leadership in the Tech sector. She is interested in how to effectively build collaborative and creative environments within an organization through positive and constructive communications between co-workers. She also enjoys photography, delicious food, and graphic design.

Johnny Eshet  Curriculum Team - Design Lead  Johnny is a senior at NYU Gallatin studying the Theory of Ideology, which is a mix of Philosophy, Sociology, Psychology, and Political Theory. He likes hiking, yoga, and learning about varying cultures. Johnny is a fun-loving Israeli boy who fondly remembers fish nibbling at his toes in the Mediterranean Sea.

Johnny Eshet
Curriculum Team - Design Lead

Johnny is a senior at NYU Gallatin studying the Theory of Ideology, which is a mix of Philosophy, Sociology, Psychology, and Political Theory. He likes hiking, yoga, and learning about varying cultures. Johnny is a fun-loving Israeli boy who fondly remembers fish nibbling at his toes in the Mediterranean Sea.

Nosheen Hossain  Curriculum Team - Frameworks Design Lead  Nosheen is a freshman at Gallatin studying community organization and local public policy. She is particularly interested in the ways institutions of education can strengthen interpersonal ties within a community and bring about justice and wellbeing. She believes that wisdom does not necessarily come with age, and that adults have a lot to learn from children's naiveté and sense of possibility.

Nosheen Hossain
Curriculum Team - Frameworks Design Lead

Nosheen is a freshman at Gallatin studying community organization and local public policy. She is particularly interested in the ways institutions of education can strengthen interpersonal ties within a community and bring about justice and wellbeing. She believes that wisdom does not necessarily come with age, and that adults have a lot to learn from children's naiveté and sense of possibility.

Olia Zhang  Curriculum Team - Teaching/Advising Design Lead  Olia is a student at NYU Gallatin. She went through Chinese public education before she was 17 and aspired to be a war correspondent with an underground band. After studying in almost all schools across NYU, she now concentrates in education, social change, human development, and narratives through philosophical and anthropological lenses.

Olia Zhang
Curriculum Team - Teaching/Advising Design Lead

Olia is a student at NYU Gallatin. She went through Chinese public education before she was 17 and aspired to be a war correspondent with an underground band. After studying in almost all schools across NYU, she now concentrates in education, social change, human development, and narratives through philosophical and anthropological lenses.

Ankita Sethi  Curriculum Team - Frameworks Design Lead  Ankita is a junior from India at NYU Gallatin concentrating in Computer Science and Decision Analysis. She is interested in self-concept and its interaction with science and art. She is a curatorial assistant at Gallatin Galleries and likes philosophy and theater.

Ankita Sethi
Curriculum Team - Frameworks Design Lead

Ankita is a junior from India at NYU Gallatin concentrating in Computer Science and Decision Analysis. She is interested in self-concept and its interaction with science and art. She is a curatorial assistant at Gallatin Galleries and likes philosophy and theater.

Parker Reposa  Architecture Team - Science Wing Design Lead & Arch. Project Manager  Parker studies Regenerative Business and Biomimetic Design at NYU Gallatin. His studies have allowed him to use mission-driven, stakeholder-focused business as a vehicle for positive social and environmental change. Parker is the CEO and Co-founder of Grounded Upcycling, a social venture geared at rethinking the spent organic waste produced by coffee shops and upcycling this waste stream into closed-loop cosmetic products.

Parker Reposa
Architecture Team - Science Wing Design Lead & Arch. Project Manager

Parker studies Regenerative Business and Biomimetic Design at NYU Gallatin. His studies have allowed him to use mission-driven, stakeholder-focused business as a vehicle for positive social and environmental change. Parker is the CEO and Co-founder of Grounded Upcycling, a social venture geared at rethinking the spent organic waste produced by coffee shops and upcycling this waste stream into closed-loop cosmetic products.

Alex Hamilton  Architecture Team - Vocational Wing Design Lead  Alex is a sophomore at NYU Tandon studying Sustainable Urban Environments. He enjoys learning about architecture and is a store designer for St Laurent. Alex is also proudly a member of NYU AEPi.

Alex Hamilton
Architecture Team - Vocational Wing Design Lead

Alex is a sophomore at NYU Tandon studying Sustainable Urban Environments. He enjoys learning about architecture and is a store designer for St Laurent. Alex is also proudly a member of NYU AEPi.

Kylie McManus  Architecture Team - Courtyard Design Lead  Kylie is a senior at NYU Gallatin concentrating in art, architecture, and social studies. She is interested in the ways environmental psychology and visual design can be used to improve social life.

Kylie McManus
Architecture Team - Courtyard Design Lead

Kylie is a senior at NYU Gallatin concentrating in art, architecture, and social studies. She is interested in the ways environmental psychology and visual design can be used to improve social life.

Emily Gordin  Architecture Team - Cafeteria Design Lead  Emily is a graduating senior at NYU Gallatin - her concentration is entitled Designing the Good. Her studies focus on the intersections of design, ethics, and the environment. She is interested in designer agency, particularly in understanding what she, as an aspiring industrial designer, can do to promote social and environmental equity. Emily says “hi” to every dog she sees on the street.

Emily Gordin
Architecture Team - Cafeteria Design Lead

Emily is a graduating senior at NYU Gallatin - her concentration is entitled Designing the Good. Her studies focus on the intersections of design, ethics, and the environment. She is interested in designer agency, particularly in understanding what she, as an aspiring industrial designer, can do to promote social and environmental equity. Emily says “hi” to every dog she sees on the street.

Michael Brittenham  Architecture Team - Maker Village Design Lead  Michael is a junior at NYU Gallatin with a concentration in ecology and the built environment. He enjoys building furniture, playing drums, and his favorite month is April.

Michael Brittenham
Architecture Team - Maker Village Design Lead

Michael is a junior at NYU Gallatin with a concentration in ecology and the built environment. He enjoys building furniture, playing drums, and his favorite month is April.

Sophia Isidore  Architecture Team - Student Center Design Lead  Sophia goes to NYU Gallatin and is studying Design and Choreography. She is interested in video, sculpture, and installation work, as well as the history of choreography and architecture.

Sophia Isidore
Architecture Team - Student Center Design Lead

Sophia goes to NYU Gallatin and is studying Design and Choreography. She is interested in video, sculpture, and installation work, as well as the history of choreography and architecture.

Eduardo Logemann  Architecture Team - Roof Design Lead  Eduardo is a senior at NYU Gallatin who grew up in Porto Alegre, Brazil. He likes to design in a way that inspires people to be creative. Eduardo believes education is the route to lifting peoples souls to restful destinations. Through his roof design, he hopes to achieve this educational transcendence for students. He also enjoys bringing tropical vibes to the Northeast.

Eduardo Logemann
Architecture Team - Roof Design Lead

Eduardo is a senior at NYU Gallatin who grew up in Porto Alegre, Brazil. He likes to design in a way that inspires people to be creative. Eduardo believes education is the route to lifting peoples souls to restful destinations. Through his roof design, he hopes to achieve this educational transcendence for students. He also enjoys bringing tropical vibes to the Northeast.

Annick Saralegui  Architecture Team - Classroom Design Lead  Annick is a sophomore Gallatin student interested in environmental design for regenerative economies. By integrating design, biology, and sustainable business in pursuit of a zero-waste and restorative ecosystem, Annick sees a future that goes beyond the circular. Currently, Annick is the president of the Gallatin Design Club - a think-tank space at NYU for student designers of all backgrounds to collaborate, ideate, and innovate.

Annick Saralegui
Architecture Team - Classroom Design Lead

Annick is a sophomore Gallatin student interested in environmental design for regenerative economies. By integrating design, biology, and sustainable business in pursuit of a zero-waste and restorative ecosystem, Annick sees a future that goes beyond the circular. Currently, Annick is the president of the Gallatin Design Club - a think-tank space at NYU for student designers of all backgrounds to collaborate, ideate, and innovate.

Olivia Sotirchos  Architecture Team - Science Wing Consultant  Olivia is a junior interested in environmental design, architecture, and social impact. As the current director of an environmental education nonprofit in NYC, she believes that learning, making, and playing are the most important factors in youth development – and in the power of design to facilitate this process.

Olivia Sotirchos
Architecture Team - Science Wing Consultant

Olivia is a junior interested in environmental design, architecture, and social impact. As the current director of an environmental education nonprofit in NYC, she believes that learning, making, and playing are the most important factors in youth development – and in the power of design to facilitate this process.

Natasha Magallon  Publicity Manager  Natasha is a literature and writing student at the New School interested in radicalizing education through active listening, adaptive pedagogy, and the modernization of K-12 curriculum. She believes the first step is feminizing, queering, and decolonizing bookshelves and syllabi.

Natasha Magallon
Publicity Manager

Natasha is a literature and writing student at the New School interested in radicalizing education through active listening, adaptive pedagogy, and the modernization of K-12 curriculum. She believes the first step is feminizing, queering, and decolonizing bookshelves and syllabi.

Graham Litten  Director of Videography  Graham Litten is a member of the 2019 graduating class at Gallatin. He is concentrating in Media Storytelling and Technology, interested in how the ways technology has evolved has influenced storytelling in particularly film and television.

Graham Litten
Director of Videography

Graham Litten is a member of the 2019 graduating class at Gallatin. He is concentrating in Media Storytelling and Technology, interested in how the ways technology has evolved has influenced storytelling in particularly film and television.

Daniel Alejandro Beracha  Promo Video Director  Daniel is a student at NYU Tisch majoring in Film and Television Production. He was born in Caracas, Venezuela and moved to Miami at the age of 9. Daniel has produced many award-winning films and has taken a focus in producing music videos.

Daniel Alejandro Beracha
Promo Video Director

Daniel is a student at NYU Tisch majoring in Film and Television Production. He was born in Caracas, Venezuela and moved to Miami at the age of 9. Daniel has produced many award-winning films and has taken a focus in producing music videos.

Gabriella Bavaro  Photographer  Gabriella is an aspiring multimedia artist and student at NYU Gallatin. Her studies concentrate on the intersection of media and communications and the fabrication, distribution, and conveyance of empathy or empathic work. This has allowed her to further careers as a photographer, digital marketer, and journalist while also allowing her a way to continuously develop her own personal brand as a recording artist, professional model, and writer.

Gabriella Bavaro
Photographer

Gabriella is an aspiring multimedia artist and student at NYU Gallatin. Her studies concentrate on the intersection of media and communications and the fabrication, distribution, and conveyance of empathy or empathic work. This has allowed her to further careers as a photographer, digital marketer, and journalist while also allowing her a way to continuously develop her own personal brand as a recording artist, professional model, and writer.

Nicholas Yiu  Photographer  Nicholas is a first semester senior at NYU Gallatin concentrating in Creativity and Management of Global Business leveraging Networks, minoring in Business, Entertainment, Media and Technologies. He is aspiring to effectively create a comprehensive, global production company imploring international personnel and resources in order to make quality content while meeting the world’s needs. In his free time he creates videos, cooks food, and builds computers.

Nicholas Yiu
Photographer

Nicholas is a first semester senior at NYU Gallatin concentrating in Creativity and Management of Global Business leveraging Networks, minoring in Business, Entertainment, Media and Technologies. He is aspiring to effectively create a comprehensive, global production company imploring international personnel and resources in order to make quality content while meeting the world’s needs. In his free time he creates videos, cooks food, and builds computers.

Sam Winslow  Graphic Design Lead  Sam is a sophomore at NYU Steinhardt where he majors in Media, Culture, and Communications. In addition to working as a graphic designer, he is interested in typography and photography.

Sam Winslow
Graphic Design Lead

Sam is a sophomore at NYU Steinhardt where he majors in Media, Culture, and Communications. In addition to working as a graphic designer, he is interested in typography and photography.

Mamoun Grosvenor  Science Guru  Mamoun is a junior at NYU Gallatin who is concentrating in Symbiotic Design. His interests include passive solar hot air balloons, algae, mycelium, and arborsculpture.

Mamoun Grosvenor
Science Guru

Mamoun is a junior at NYU Gallatin who is concentrating in Symbiotic Design. His interests include passive solar hot air balloons, algae, mycelium, and arborsculpture.

Lucy Doren  Project Manager - Monument Mountain High School  Lucina is a senior at Monument Mountain. She is incredibly interested in education and politics. She loves coffee! She also quite enjoys singing, gymnastics, and running.

Lucy Doren
Project Manager - Monument Mountain High School

Lucina is a senior at Monument Mountain. She is incredibly interested in education and politics. She loves coffee! She also quite enjoys singing, gymnastics, and running.

Izabella Castro  Monument Mountain High School  Izabella is a sophomore at Monument Mountain. She is really interested in Biology and Geometry. She enjoys sports such as lacrosse and volleyball. She also enjoys playing the violin and lunchtime.

Izabella Castro
Monument Mountain High School

Izabella is a sophomore at Monument Mountain. She is really interested in Biology and Geometry. She enjoys sports such as lacrosse and volleyball. She also enjoys playing the violin and lunchtime.

Elana Doren  Monument Mountain High School  Elana is a freshman at Monument Mountain. She is interested in singing and psychology. She loves spicy food and sad movies!

Elana Doren
Monument Mountain High School

Elana is a freshman at Monument Mountain. She is interested in singing and psychology. She loves spicy food and sad movies!

Ada Kennedy  Monument Mountain High School  Ada is a sophomore at Monument Mountain. She is interested in dance and interior design. She loves to ride horses and work with them on the weekends. She also enjoys art, helping out with extracurricular activities, as well as trick riding.

Ada Kennedy
Monument Mountain High School

Ada is a sophomore at Monument Mountain. She is interested in dance and interior design. She loves to ride horses and work with them on the weekends. She also enjoys art, helping out with extracurricular activities, as well as trick riding.

Noah Goble  Monument Mountain High School  Noah is a senior at Monument Mountain who is mainly interested in the relationship between technology and humanities such as philosophy, sociology, and anthropology. He also likes writing, reading, fashion, and singing.

Noah Goble
Monument Mountain High School

Noah is a senior at Monument Mountain who is mainly interested in the relationship between technology and humanities such as philosophy, sociology, and anthropology. He also likes writing, reading, fashion, and singing.

Sammy Rusk  Monument Mountain High School  Sammy is a sophomore at Monument Mountain. She is passionate about activism and social justice. She loves watching movies and drinking seltzer. When she grows up she wants to be a congresswoman and redesign the country. For now, she will redesign her school.

Sammy Rusk
Monument Mountain High School

Sammy is a sophomore at Monument Mountain. She is passionate about activism and social justice. She loves watching movies and drinking seltzer. When she grows up she wants to be a congresswoman and redesign the country. For now, she will redesign her school.

Yazuri Bourdon  Monument Mountain High School  Yazuri is a sophomore at Monument Mountain. She is interested in English Language art and Biology. She LOVES to dance (A LOT). She also enjoys making string friendship bracelets and sitting in the sun!

Yazuri Bourdon
Monument Mountain High School

Yazuri is a sophomore at Monument Mountain. She is interested in English Language art and Biology. She LOVES to dance (A LOT). She also enjoys making string friendship bracelets and sitting in the sun!

Adam Boscarino  Monument Mountain High School  Adam is a junior at Monument Mountain. He is interested in the sciences, particularly chemistry. He loves reading science fiction novels. He also enjoys running, hiking and camping.

Adam Boscarino
Monument Mountain High School

Adam is a junior at Monument Mountain. He is interested in the sciences, particularly chemistry. He loves reading science fiction novels. He also enjoys running, hiking and camping.

Mira Webber  Monument Mountain High School  Mira is a freshman at Monument Mountain. She is interested in psychology and art. She loves photography. She also enjoys singing and skiing!

Mira Webber
Monument Mountain High School

Mira is a freshman at Monument Mountain. She is interested in psychology and art. She loves photography. She also enjoys singing and skiing!

David Kilmer  Monument Mountain High School  David is a junior at Monument Mountain. He is interested in autoshop, and the redesign project. He loves being a junior firefighter and loves doing auto and woodshop. He enjoys fishing, hanging out with friends, and being outside.

David Kilmer
Monument Mountain High School

David is a junior at Monument Mountain. He is interested in autoshop, and the redesign project. He loves being a junior firefighter and loves doing auto and woodshop. He enjoys fishing, hanging out with friends, and being outside.

Seth Wyatt  Monument Mountain High School  Seth Wyatt is a junior at Monument Mountain. He is interested in engineering and math. He loves to fence and also enjoys playing video games.

Seth Wyatt
Monument Mountain High School

Seth Wyatt is a junior at Monument Mountain. He is interested in engineering and math. He loves to fence and also enjoys playing video games.

Tyde Weir  Monument Mountain High School  Tyde is a junior at Monument Mountain. He is interested in woodshop and literature. He also owns Marsellus Wallace’s soul.

Tyde Weir
Monument Mountain High School

Tyde is a junior at Monument Mountain. He is interested in woodshop and literature. He also owns Marsellus Wallace’s soul.

Brendan Holcomb  Monument Mountain High School  Brendan is a freshman at Monument Mountain. He is interested in rebuilding the school and visualizing the data. He enjoys every sport but particularly loves baseball.

Brendan Holcomb
Monument Mountain High School

Brendan is a freshman at Monument Mountain. He is interested in rebuilding the school and visualizing the data. He enjoys every sport but particularly loves baseball.

Antonia Taylor  Monument Mountain High School  Antonia is a sophomore at Monument Mountain. She is interested in activism and effective systems of education. She is also a passionate lover of English Breakfast Tea and she strives to be a good friend.

Antonia Taylor
Monument Mountain High School

Antonia is a sophomore at Monument Mountain. She is interested in activism and effective systems of education. She is also a passionate lover of English Breakfast Tea and she strives to be a good friend.

Johnny Salinas  Monument Mountain High School  Johnny is a freshman at Monument Mountain. He is interested in history and mechanics. He also enjoys soccer and skateboarding.

Johnny Salinas
Monument Mountain High School

Johnny is a freshman at Monument Mountain. He is interested in history and mechanics. He also enjoys soccer and skateboarding.

Joe Beardsley  Monument Mountain High School  Joe is a sophomore at Monument Mountain. He is really interested in carpentry and biking. He has a profound enjoyment for nature and cats.

Joe Beardsley
Monument Mountain High School

Joe is a sophomore at Monument Mountain. He is really interested in carpentry and biking. He has a profound enjoyment for nature and cats.

Jessica Cando  Monument Mountain High School  Jessica is a junior at Monument Mountain. She is interested in Cosmetology. She likes Spanish music. She also enjoys singing and dancing.

Jessica Cando
Monument Mountain High School

Jessica is a junior at Monument Mountain. She is interested in Cosmetology. She likes Spanish music. She also enjoys singing and dancing.

Lenah Helmke  Monument Mountain High School  Lenah is a freshman at Monument Mountain. She is interested in interior design and journalism. She enjoys playing soccer, basketball, running track, and on the side, creating a better architectural environment for the students at Monument Mountain.

Lenah Helmke
Monument Mountain High School

Lenah is a freshman at Monument Mountain. She is interested in interior design and journalism. She enjoys playing soccer, basketball, running track, and on the side, creating a better architectural environment for the students at Monument Mountain.

Connor Mcleod  Monument Mountain High School  Connor is a freshman at Monument Mountain. He likes hanging out with friends and sleeping. He also loves the long drive to NYC from Massachusetts in a slightly crowded bus.

Connor Mcleod
Monument Mountain High School

Connor is a freshman at Monument Mountain. He likes hanging out with friends and sleeping. He also loves the long drive to NYC from Massachusetts in a slightly crowded bus.

Ameilya Hadsell  Monument Mountain High School  Ameilya is a freshman at Monument Mountain. She is interested in writing and debating. She also really enjoys science and making music!

Ameilya Hadsell
Monument Mountain High School

Ameilya is a freshman at Monument Mountain. She is interested in writing and debating. She also really enjoys science and making music!