Crystal is currently a freshman at Harvard University & Berklee College of Music. With 2 family members that passed away from cancer, Crystal was motivated to make a difference by starting this non-profit organization in 2016. When she's not studying for the next history exam or memorizing flashcards, Crystal is fulfilling her passion of making music and helping others. She recently released a single called "Soar With Me" under her stage name "Crystal King" in which all profits will be donated to this foundation.
Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Lauren is currently a freshman at University of California, Berkeley. After discovering how much cancer can affect a person, she was spurred by her passion of helping others to help her friend create this foundation. She is truly happy knowing that her efforts with SOAR bring happiness to cancer patients as it also spreads awareness about this topic to the community. In her free time, Lauren enjoys dancing, hanging out with friends, and listening to music.
Chief Operating Officer
Hannah is a freshman at Washington University in St. Louis. In the past she was the secretary of her high school’s drill team, the markettes, and the copy editor of the yearbook staff. She has a kind heart and is always seeking to help others. Hannah enjoys creating art and volunteering at church and school. As pancreatic cancer runs in her family, she felt strongly tied to helping start this organization.
Chief Marketing Officer
Nina, a freshman at the California Institute of Technology, is committed to raise cancer awareness. Nina has family and close friends fighting this disease, giving her more reasons and motivation to make a difference. While school and studying takes up lots of time, the rest is spent on a tennis court, training every day in order to succeed in the thing she loves.
Chief Financial Officer
Rahul is a freshman at the University of Texas. With a grandfather who died from cancer, Rahul feels passionately about using his skills in networking and public relations to help benefit this organization. In his free time, he enjoys reading, eating, volunteering, and rock climbing.
Chief Communications Officer
Claire is currently a senior at Clements High School and is dedicated to cancer research and awareness. With two family members currently fighting cancer, Claire was driven to take action. As a researcher at Rice University, she is inquiring about utilizing biochemical processes in the mitochondria to find a cure for cancer. She is delighted to help cancer patients and collaborate with researchers through SOAR. When she’s not debating or reading through class notes, Claire likes to dance, volunteer, and hang out with friends.