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Our People

Meet our Squad

Our team may be small, but our reach is big. The Girl Up staff is innovative, experienced, and passionate. We are deeply committed to working towards a world where all girls are empowered!

Who We Are

Executive Director

Executive Director

  1. Melissa Kilby

    Executive Director

    Under Melissa's leadership, Girl Up helps girls access their inner power to advance girls’ skills, rights, and opportunities, transforming girls by exposing them to new possibilities, increasing their sense of confidence and positioning them to be changemakers in their communities.

    Having developed 150,000 girl leaders and 6,000 Clubs in 130 countries and all 50 U.S. states, Girl Up is inspiring a generation of girls to be a force for gender equality and social change.

    Melissa Kilby is the Executive Director of Girl Up and a global thought leader on girls' leadership, youth activism and non-profit management.

    Since 2010, Girl Up, a global leadership development organization transforming a generation of girls to be a force for gender equality and social change, has developed 150,000 girl leaders in 130 countries and all 50 U.S. states, and has generated more than $37 million for girls’ leadership programs and impact partners at the United Nations. Melissa joined Girl Up in its first year and with her team has built the organization into force that it is today.

    Melissa is a leading expert on girls and women’s empowerment, next gen leadership and youth activism. Melissa is part of Fortune Magazine’s 40 Under 40 Class of 2020. Prior to Girl Up, Melissa served as a National Director for OP3, where she helped raise an average of $45 million each season managing a nine-city, multi-day fundraising walk series benefiting the Avon Foundation for Women. Melissa holds a Bachelor of Journalism in Strategic Communication from University of Missouri – Columbia. In 2014, she was selected to participate in a highly competitive program for non-profit leaders through Harvard University’s Kennedy School. Melissa sits on the Steering Committee for Women in Dev and is the past Chair of Girls on the Run DC.

    Melissa has appeared on MSNBC, written articles for Newsweek, Huffington Post and Harvard International Review, been quoted in many national and international press outlets, interviewed on various podcasts, and speaks regularly as an expert on leadership, youth activism and Gen Z girls. Recent speaking engagements include TEDxQuincy, Women in Dev, UN Women International Women’s Day events, and various other Girl Up events and at the UN.

Girl Up Staff

Our team may be small, but our reach is big. The Girl Up staff is innovative, experienced and passionate. We are deeply committed to working toward a world where all girls are empowered – and having fun while doing it.

Staff

  1. Julie Willig

    Senior Director, Global Operations

    Julie oversees Girl Up’s global operations and is leading efforts to better support our growing global network.

  2. Beth Nervig Communications and Digital Media Director close head shot
    Beth Nervig

    Director, Communications & Digital Media

    Beth manages global communications strategy across social, digital, and email platforms and is passionate about telling the stories of incredible girl leaders and activists around the world.

  3. Hallie Hudson Development Director staff headshot
    Hallie Hudson

    Director, Development

    Hallie oversees all fundraising strategy, ensuring Girl Up is financially sustainable and grows in line with the expanding needs of our changemakers across the globe.

  4. Allie Adam

    Coordinator, Events

    Email me if you want to learn more about Girl Up events!

  5. Barbara Aranda Regional Representative for Latin America and Caribbean staff picture with a girl up teen girl
    Barbara Aranda

    Executive Director, Girl Up Mexico

    Email me if you want to learn about Girl Up in Latin America!

  6. Aditi Arora Regional Representative for India and South Asia (upper body shot)
    Aditi Arora

    Country Manager for India

    Email me if you want to learn about Girl Up in India

  7. Leticia Bahia Regional Representative for Brazil staff close head shot
    Leticia Bahia

    Executive Director, Girl Up Brasil

    Email me if you want to learn about Girl Up in Brasil

  8. Musonda Chikwanda Regional Representative for Africa staff upper body head shot with blue background
    Musonda Chikwanda

    Regional Manager for Africa

    Email me if you would like to get involved with Girl Up in Africa!

  9. Carol Cropp Advancement Specialist staff headshot
    Carol Cropp

    Deputy Director, Development

    Email me if you would like to partner with us!

  10. Tanya Devani

    Program Coordinator, Coalition & Regional Leader

    Email me if you want to learn more about coalitions!

  11. Symone Gosby

    Senior Associate, Communications & Digital Media

    Email me if you want to learn more about Girl Up's digital strategy.

  12. Patrícia Imada

    Global Operations Fellow

    Email me if you want to learn about Girl Up’s global operations and growth

  13. Jessica Langer

    Senior Manager, Individual Giving

    Email me if you would like to make a gift to Girl Up, or learn more about how to support and empower girls all over the world.

  14. Bailey Leuschen Director, Programs & Impact staff holding a mic and wearing her girl up shirt and smile on teh satge
    Bailey Leuschen

    Director, Programs & Impact

    Email me to learn more about Girl Up’s high impact programs for youth changemakers

  15. Caroline Mashni

    Manager, Development

    Email me if your company would like to support Girl Up.

  16. Megan Miller

    Partnerships & Communications Coordinator

    Email me if you have any questions about partnerships!

  17. Lakia Poole

    Manager, Training & Learning

    Email me to learn about Girl Up’s resources and our training and learning stream!

  18. Tess Reiman

    Program Coordinator

    Email me if you have questions about Girl Up Clubs or if you’d like to start your own!

  19. Maren Roberts Program Coordinator staff picture on her float board
    Maren Roberts

    Program Associate

    Email me if you have questions about WiSci or STEM for Social Good

  20. Asma Rouabhia

    Regional Manager Fellow for MENA

    Email me if you want to learn about Girl Up in the Middle East & North Africa

  21. Karina Sharma

    Coordinator, Communications & Digital Media

    Email me if you have questions about digital storytelling or Girl Up Voices!

  22. Neecia Shaw

    Sr. Manager, Events

    Email me if you want to learn more about Girl Up events

  23. Madina Wahab

    Curriculum Associate

    Email me if you want to learn more about Girl Up's curricula

  24. Sha Ni Wang

    Coordinator, Digital Development

    Email me if you have questions about Girl Up Club fundraising.

  25. Alexa Zartman-Ball

    Coordinator, Operations

    Email me if you have any questions about contracts or Girl Up's daily operations.

Current Teen Advisors

At Girl Up, Teen Advisors are leading Girl Up’s “by girls, for girls” movement, carrying out advocacy goals, providing feedback on our strategy and energizing others to take action for girls around the world.

Advisors

  1. Alex Gliwinski

    Georgia, United States

    Alex Gliwinski is a passionate activist from Warsaw, Poland committed to achieving gender equality and crafting intersectional solutions for the progr...

    Alex Gliwinski is a passionate activist from Warsaw, Poland committed to achieving gender equality and crafting intersectional solutions for the progression of women's rights. A current senior in high school, she is highly committed to her role as Co-President of the South Forsyth Girl Up Chapter with a focus in Sexual and Reproductive Health, Rights, and Justice. Beyond this, she has an aptitude for international relations with a fascination for global politics. She's served in every organizational and participating capacity of a Model United Nations conference and hopes to eventually work in either foreign affairs or law while advocating for advanced representation of women in leadership. As a passionate change maker serving her second year on the Girl Up Teen Advisory Board, Alex strives to be a voice empowering girls everywhere.

  2. Alice Paredes

    Lima, Peru

    Alice Paredes is a seventeen-year-old activist from Lima, Peru. She is a passionate advocate for equal access to education, gender equality, and youth...

    Alice Paredes is a seventeen-year-old activist from Lima, Peru. She is a passionate advocate for equal access to education, gender equality, and youth empowerment. Co-founder and Director of the youth-led organization ConexEDU, Alice hopes to support Latin American youth to maximize their potential and impact their communities positively through the power of education. She also leads Zenerations Peru, a community-based initiative that seeks to empower Generation Z through service projects and a media campaign. Alice has been awarded several distinctions for her social justice and activism work, such as the 2022 AMISA Global Citizen award and the IE University Junior Advisory Board membership. She aspires to pursue a professional career in International Relations and Public Policy, aiming to foster sustainable social and economic development across the world in the future.

  3. Ammielle Wambo Becker

    Ontario, Canada

    Ammielle Wambo Becker is a womanist and innovator from Ontario, Canada, with experience in advocacy and leadership. Her main areas of activism are rep...

    Ammielle Wambo Becker is a womanist and innovator from Ontario, Canada, with experience in advocacy and leadership. Her main areas of activism are reproductive justice, LGBTQ+ rights, and racial equity. Ammielle’s past projects range from educational workshops to fundraising, from web development to social media campaigns. She has been recognized for her computer science achievements and community engagement by organizations like NCWIT Canadian Aspirations and Helping Hands. Ammielle plans to study biotechnology research and public health to develop better health care tools and services. She enjoys watching and making films and is very concerned with the role and portrayal of women in the media.

  4. Ana Beatriz Lopes de Souza

    São Paulo, Brazil

    Ana Beatriz Lopes is an activist who is a 16-year-old, comes from Brazil, and is passionate about martial arts, science, and education for girls and f...

    Ana Beatriz Lopes is an activist who is a 16-year-old, comes from Brazil, and is passionate about martial arts, science, and education for girls and foreign people. She is concentrated on taking equality gender to sport and education, responsible to search’s scientific about it, doing lectures on racism and feminism at your school and courses to be turn instructor of Kung Fu. Besides, she will take part in the Latin American Leadership Academy in 2022 and is looking forward to following an area about International Relations and Business; mainly to organize schools or events that promote education in your country.

  5. Ananya Bhatia

    Louisiana, United States

    Ananya Bhatia is a current high school senior from Louisiana. Coming from a small city, she believes in the power of grassroots organizing and local a...

    Ananya Bhatia is a current high school senior from Louisiana. Coming from a small city, she believes in the power of grassroots organizing and local advocacy and hopes to empower women starting at these levels. She is proud to serve as a Girl Up Teen Advisor, student advisor to Louisiana’s state legislature, Ballotpedia Fellow, and president of many school service clubs such as National Honor Society, UNICEF, and Model United Nations. Her passions include alleviating period poverty, protecting sexual and reproductive rights, and crafting equitable gender policy. She hopes to use her experience working in local school boards, city councils, and statewide lobbying to help reform governmental systems such as criminal justice, public education, and public health.

  6. Burke Jarrett

    Maryland, United States

    Burke is an upcoming senior at Stone Ridge School of the Sacred Heart, where she is involved in various extracurriculars ranging from ice and field ho...

    Burke is an upcoming senior at Stone Ridge School of the Sacred Heart, where she is involved in various extracurriculars ranging from ice and field hockey to debate. She has also received numerous awards as a result of her exemplary leadership and hard work on her teams. She has been involved with Girl Up since 2016, attending camps and participating on the teen board. She attends many Girl Up events and has started a fundraiser to raise money for Girl Up by selling homemade items. Burke is excited to continue her journey with Girl Up this coming year and hopes to have an impact on young girls like herself.

  7. Dhira Dharmakusuma

    Banten, Indonesia

    Dhira Dharmakusuma is a 16-year-old rising high school senior and quality education advocate from Jakarta, Indonesia. Since 2016, Dhira has continued ...

    Dhira Dharmakusuma is a 16-year-old rising high school senior and quality education advocate from Jakarta, Indonesia. Since 2016, Dhira has continued her efforts in championing quality education and sustainable development. In 2020, Dhira co-initiated an Indonesian youth-powered non-governmental-organization, Merakit Mimpi, focusing on social transformation through Education for the Sustainable Development Goals. Prior to Merakit Mimpi, she has worked with many schools, students, and communities through her projects around Indonesia to resolve the issues of limited learning spaces, advocate for youth literacy, as well as champion gender equality and sustainability. She has also worked with policymakers locally, from school leaders (as the Student Council President and member of IB/WASC student committee) to the Ministry of Education and Culture’s Directorate-General of Personnel (as a Youth Resource Person) to ensure that all curricula are catered towards education for global citizenship. Besides Student Council President and Youth Resource Person for the Ministry, Dhira also serves as the Editor-In-Chief of her school’s student magazine, Indonesian writer and translator for Dear Asians Initiative, and Head of Investor Relations and team member of Wu-Tang Capital, where she and her fellow investing-loving teammates advocated for financial literacy amongst Indonesian youth.

  8. Isabel Liu

    Taipei, Taiwan

    Isabel Liu (she/her) is a 17-year-old student, writer, and activist from Taipei, Taiwan. Isabel is passionate about bridging the gender gap in STEM an...

    Isabel Liu (she/her) is a 17-year-old student, writer, and activist from Taipei, Taiwan. Isabel is passionate about bridging the gender gap in STEM and promoting comprehensive mental and sexual health education in schools. In addition to being a Girl Up Teen Advisor, Isabel also serves as a Community Ambassador for Kode With Klossy. Isabel hopes to study Computer Science, Political Science, and Journalism in the future, and is dedicated to creating a better future for gender minorities around the world!

  9. Jubi Oladipo

    Massachusetts, United States

    Jubi Oladipo is an avid intersectional feminist who has dedicated herself to gender equality-related pursuits. Asides from being a board member of the...

    Jubi Oladipo is an avid intersectional feminist who has dedicated herself to gender equality-related pursuits. Asides from being a board member of the Girl Up Greater Boston Coalition, she is involved in her school's Invest in Girls club, gender equality club, and feminist magazine. Jubi's specific interests lie in education, economic justice, racial equality, and advocacy. As a teen advisor, and in everything that she pursues, Jubi hopes to empower youth to use their voices and challenge systems of oppression.

  10. Juliette Hulsizer

    Illinois, United States

    Juliette Hulsizer is a rising senior at Lake Forest Academy from the northern suburbs of Chicago. As a student, athlete, musician, and advocate, Julie...

    Juliette Hulsizer is a rising senior at Lake Forest Academy from the northern suburbs of Chicago. As a student, athlete, musician, and advocate, Juliette is incredibly passionate, dedicated and hardworking in everything she does. She leaves no job undone, no stone unturned, and completes everything to the best of her abilities while also having a smile on her face. Aside from Girl Up, Juliette also furthers her feminist goals by being an ambassador at Poker Power and Global Give Back Circle, with both organizations focused on empowering girls. As a science and math lover, Juliette believes that the best way to support girls is to offer equal opportunities to women in STEM fields, giving them tools to empower themselves and make impactful change. In her free time, Juliette works as a math tutor, reads non-fiction, goes for runs and plays the piano.

  11. Katie McCabe

    Maryland, United States

    Katie McCabe is a rising junior at Georgetown Visitation Preparatory School in Washington, D.C. She is a member of the crew team, a page editor for th...

    Katie McCabe is a rising junior at Georgetown Visitation Preparatory School in Washington, D.C. She is a member of the crew team, a page editor for the school newspaper, and manages the field hockey team. In her free time, she is an avid runner, baker, and reader, and can usually be found listening to Taylor Swift. Katie is passionate about girls’ education and menstrual equity around the world, and aspires to work in journalism when she is older. Since middle school, Katie has been an active member of GirlsUP, Inc., a DC non-profit committed to inspiring a deep and authentic sense of self in young girls. Since high school, Katie has been a member of the GirlsUP Teen Advisory Board, where she currently serves as a co-leader of its Communications Team.

  12. Laura Gomezjurado

    Bogota, Colombia

    Laura Gomezjurado is an aspiring computer scientist pursuing a path in Artificial Intelligence (AI) applied to medicine, biology and agriculture with ...

    Laura Gomezjurado is an aspiring computer scientist pursuing a path in Artificial Intelligence (AI) applied to medicine, biology and agriculture with a gender and social focus. She is passionate about fostering young activism, social change and peace through community-building, responsible applications of technology, scientific research and entrepreneurship, which is why she carries the recognition of Conrad Innovator. She believes AI applications must be driven towards the improvement of health and the construction of equality, striving to lead these efforts in her education and career pursuits. As a researcher, she is interested in integrating AI with molecular biology to create novel approaches in extending humans’ Maximum Lifespan Potential. As a public speaker and young activist, she hopes to empower the participation of women and girls into STEM for social good, particularly for rural development in Colombia and Latin America.

  13. Liliana Talino

    Luanda, Angola

    Liliana Talino is a Girl Up Club Leader and Teen Advisor with a passion for activism, particularly in the areas of Gender Equality, Climate Justice, R...

    Liliana Talino is a Girl Up Club Leader and Teen Advisor with a passion for activism, particularly in the areas of Gender Equality, Climate Justice, Racial Equity and Girls' Right to Education. She believes that every girl has the power to change the world if she has access to the necessary education. Liliana loves to study subjects such as diplomacy, and intends to study Political Science or International Relations in the future. She is president of her school's Student Council, president and founder of Nzinga Girl Up and a member of Fridays For Future Angola.She intends to carry out fundraising campaigns, donations of books and sanitary pads and also inspire girls to create more clubs in Angola.

  14. Lilianne Asokwah

    Mansfield, Texas

    Lilianne Asokwah is a Girl Up club leader, coalition leader, and teen advisor. She is extremely passionate about advocating for girl's education, so m...

    Lilianne Asokwah is a Girl Up club leader, coalition leader, and teen advisor. She is extremely passionate about advocating for girl's education, so much so that she coded a website focusing on the topic. As a strong believer in women's health equity, Lilianne created the first menstrual products drive in her school's district, and has started many traditions surrounding girl's empowerment and equality at her school, such as Women's History Month cards, an annual menstrual products drive, and an annual Galentine's Day celebration. After being diagnosed with scoliosis and finding out that women make up less than 8% of orthopedic surgeons, she decided that she would pursue orthopedics. Lilianne hopes and strive to empower girls everywhere to reach their dreams, even if they seem impossible.

  15. María José Pérez Aguirre

    Oaxaca, Mexico

    María José Pérez (she/her/hers) is a seventeen year old Latina youth advocate for gender equality and climate justice from Oaxaca, Mexico. María h...

    María José Pérez (she/her/hers) is a seventeen year old Latina youth advocate for gender equality and climate justice from Oaxaca, Mexico. María has been involved with Girl Up for more than three years and founded Ngueca la’ nu’ club in her community. As a learning enthusiast, she believes that knowledge is power and can come from many different ways and experiences. She is a firm believer in women’s abilities to pursue their dreams and aspirations, that is why she dreams of becoming a politician in Mexico and advocate for women’s better opportunities in education, sports and access to healthcare. She is a huge advocate for self care and having a balance, beyond her activism, you can find María running across her city or learning how to cook Mexican recipes. During the past two years she has been given the opportunity to grow her activism by participating in forums, podcasts, or meeting people from across the world.

  16. Natalia Perez Morales

    California, United States

    Natalia Perez Morales is a student at Venice High School. Her advocacy work is centered around immigration, education, mental health awareness, gender...

    Natalia Perez Morales is a student at Venice High School. Her advocacy work is centered around immigration, education, mental health awareness, gender equality and criminal justice reform. She has partnered with a nonprofit organization, The Home Girl Project, where she advocates for immigrant women who have experienced sexual and reproductive assault by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE). Natalia conducted a case study through Columbia University on community education strategies to benefit incarcerated youth of color. She also worked on a nationally broadcasted social justice video that reported on the defunding of the Los Angeles Unified School District Police. Natalia plans on pursuing a career in the legal field, especially the criminal justice system or immigration.

  17. Nishita Sujan

    London, United Kingdom

    Nishita Sujan is a 2022-2023 Girl Up Teen Advisor. She is a campaigner and student activist, particularly passionate about equal education for all, as...

    Nishita Sujan is a 2022-2023 Girl Up Teen Advisor. She is a campaigner and student activist, particularly passionate about equal education for all, as well as encouraging more women in STEM and politics. She has been a part of the Student Council for 5 years and has organised events such as International Women’s Evening at her school. She was selected for the Cambridge University Women in Science programme, and has continued to champion equal opportunities for girls regardless of their background through all she has learnt. Through her platform, Nishita aims to connect with and empower other girls like herself, allowing them to realise their full potential as successful young women in every aspect of their lives.

  18. Nora Mitchell

    Florida, United States

    Nora Ngo Mitchell is a 2022-2023 Girl Up Teen Advisor who has been a lifelong advocate for women's rights. Nora resides in Florida, USA where she is t...

    Nora Ngo Mitchell is a 2022-2023 Girl Up Teen Advisor who has been a lifelong advocate for women's rights. Nora resides in Florida, USA where she is the founder and leader of her local social justice group, Sarasota Students for Justice (@sarasotastudents4justice), as well as a member of her school district's Equity Committee. As a Blasian woman, she has a particular interest in the issues facing BIPOC women around the globe. Nora is a vehement believer in the power that education has in combatting intersectional discrimination; she plans to use her platform to help spread awareness and empowerment to people all over the world. Beyond her work with Girl Up, Nora is also a passionate writer, reader, and public speaker, and she hopes to pursue a college degree in the social sciences.

  19. Raina Batra

    New Jersey, United States

    Raina Batra is a 2022-2023 Girl Up Teen Advisor from Livingston, New Jersey. Raina has been involved with advocacy for girl’s education and the UN t...

    Raina Batra is a 2022-2023 Girl Up Teen Advisor from Livingston, New Jersey. Raina has been involved with advocacy for girl’s education and the UN through organizations such as Girls Learn International as a UN Delegate and Working Group on Girls as a CSW Core Caucus Member. Outside of her advocacy, Raina is an active member of both her school and state debate team, where she participates in Lincoln Douglas and World Schools Debate, and is a lawyer on her Mock Trial team. She has also worked as a campaign intern for Congresswoman Mikie Sherrill, as well as a fellow at the DCCC, and serves as the Vice-Chair of the United States and Canada Region for the International Association of Political Science Students. Additionally, she serves as a social media manager for her town councilman, Al Anthony. She is primarily focused on educational access and equity for girls around the world.

  20. Rene Essel

    Accra, Ghana

    Rene is a student activist, and leader who is especially passionate about advocacy for gender equality and mental health. During her time in Ghana Int...

    Rene is a student activist, and leader who is especially passionate about advocacy for gender equality and mental health. During her time in Ghana International School, she has been a member of the Student Representative Council for over four years and has planned and facilitated over 20+ events and service projects. She is currently a member of the 'Young Feminist Collective' and continues to lead diversity and inclusion discussions at her school, crediting her passion for advocacy to her female-dominated upbringing in Ghana. Rene plans to use her platform to inspire girls like herself to tap into their full potential in order to bring about significant change to the dynamics of today's world.

  21. Sarah Kapesa

    Antananarivo, Madagascar

    Sarah is a rising senior and a part of the 2022-2023 cohort of Girl Up Teen Advisors. As a middle child in a large family and someone who has a multic...

    Sarah is a rising senior and a part of the 2022-2023 cohort of Girl Up Teen Advisors. As a middle child in a large family and someone who has a multicultural childhood, she began to recognize the importance of feeling understood and equal. She is extremely passionate about gender and racial justice, as well as women in business and politics. Her family experiences drive her to commit to empowering and raising other young people up; For instance, during her time in the Global Issues Network Club, she was able to help fund the education of 32 inspiring young girls in Antananarivo, Madagascar. After discovering and joining "Stick to Change", a youth led activism group concentrated on racial and social justice, Sarah has gone on to write numerous articles for the group. She aims to continue pursuing her passions for the empowerment of women and supporting brilliant future young leaders during her time as a Girl Up Teen Advisor.

  22. Sarah Ouardaoui

    Casablanca, Morocco

    Sarah Ouardaoui is a 16 year old Girl Up Teen Advisor from Morocco. She holds great passion towards business and finance and would like to pursue a pr...

    Sarah Ouardaoui is a 16 year old Girl Up Teen Advisor from Morocco. She holds great passion towards business and finance and would like to pursue a pre-business route in college. She’s the Vice-President of her school’s business club and works at a start-up consulting company called “ConsultingComp”. Sarah advocates for women in Business and Entrepreneurship, menstrual equity for all, and strives to fight off girls’ limiting mindsets. She wants to empower and teach women just how much they’re actually worth, and would like to show them that with enough faith in themselves they can unlock groundbreaking potential.
    Even though Sarah’s ambitious contribution and advocacy is a small step towards gender equity, she believes that as long as she’s living she will do everything in her power to get as close as possible to her goals for world society!

  23. Saundarya Nair

    Uttar Pradesh, India

    "Saundarya Nair is a Girl Up leader from India, passionate about women in sports and girls in leadership, climate crisis through a feminist lens, LGBT...

    "Saundarya Nair is a Girl Up leader from India, passionate about women in sports and girls in leadership, climate crisis through a feminist lens, LGBTQIA+ rights, racial and ethnic equity and menstrual hygiene. She has won awards at national-level debates, MUNs and art competitions, been part of the international IHRAF Youth Anthology and been recognised for social volunteering work through various NGOs. She was a presenter at the inaugural Girl Up Sports Innovation Lab, and a member of the enhanced Gender-Based Violence Pilot Programme. Apart from academic pursuits, she enjoys Indian classical dance, music and taekwondo.
    She aspires to be Public Interest Attorney with special focus on environmental issues and gender justice."

  24. Sriya Chippalthurty

    Texas, United States

    Sriya Chippalthurty, a 17-year-old global gender equity advocate, activist, and organizer from Texas, USA, is a current Girl Up Teen Advisory Board Co...

    Sriya Chippalthurty, a 17-year-old global gender equity advocate, activist, and organizer from Texas, USA, is a current Girl Up Teen Advisory Board Co-Chairwoman and Girl Up Houston Co-President. She has been involved with Girl Up since her 9th grade, and has served as a Teen Advisor for the 2021-2022 year. As an intersectional feminist, she focuses on a wide variety of issues, especially within sexual and reproductive health. She has paneled for numerous Girl Up events, both in-person and virtually. Beyond Girl Up, she works to achieve menstrual equity through her role with the Golden Rose Foundation, competes on her school’s DECA team, and organizes initiatives in her area pertaining to issues that disproportionately affect women. She enjoys going out with her friends, planning fun events, and shopping!

  25. Varija Mehta

    New Jersey, United States

    Varija Mehta is a Teen Advisor who has been involved with Girl Up for over three years. She is passionate about bridging the gender gap in STEM fields...

    Varija Mehta is a Teen Advisor who has been involved with Girl Up for over three years. She is passionate about bridging the gender gap in STEM fields as well as achieving gender equality in sports. Throughout her time at Girl Up, Varija has presented at the National Leadership Summit, led the NJ Girl Up Coalition as Co-President, and has also presented at Girl Up's Sports Bootcamp about Title IX. In addition to Girl Up, Varija loves to learn new things and meet new people. She hopes to study computer science in college and aspires to be a cybersecurity analyst in the future. In her downtime, Varija loves to read, go for a run, and hang out with her friends.

Alum Teen Advisors

At Girl Up, Teen Advisors are leading Girl Up’s “by girls, for girls” movement, carrying out advocacy goals, providing feedback on our strategy and energizing others to take action for girls around the world.

Advisors

  1. Angie Partida_The founding class of Teen Advisors(straight angle, but not a clear picture ) a teen girl wearing her girl up blue long shirt with her smile face facing down and holding a pen on her notebook, and background is an office
    Angie Partida

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2010-2011

  2. Bridget Duru_The founding class of Teen Advisors(close angle, but not clear picture headshot ) a teen girl wearing her girl up blue long shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Bridget Duru

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2010-2011

  3. Darya Pishevar_The founding class of Teen Advisors(close angle, but not clear picture headshot ) a teen girl wearing her girl up blue long shirt with her smiley face looking down a little bit facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Darya Pishevar

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2010-2011

  4. Erica Lamberson_The founding class of Teen Advisors(close angle, but not clear picture headshot ) a teen girl wearing her girl up blue long shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Erica Lamberson

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2010-2011

  5. Hadley Walsh_The founding class of Teen Advisors(close angle, but not clear picture headshot ) a teen girl wearing her girl up blue long shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Hadley Walsh

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2010-2011

  6. Hannah Salwen_The founding class of Teen Advisors(close angle, but not clear picture headshot ) a teen girl wearing her girl up blue long shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Hannah Salwen

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2010-2011

  7. Isabella Solimene,The founding class of Teen Advisors(close angle, but not clear picture headshot ) a teen girl wearing her girl up blue long shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Isabella Solimene

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2010-2011

  8. Itzel Delgado, Co-Chair_Hometown: New York, NY_2011-2012 Class The second class of Teen Advisors (close angle headshot) a teen girl wearing her girl up white shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Itzel Delgado

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2010-2011

    Co-chair

  9. Jenna Bailey,The founding class of Teen Advisors (close angle, but not clear picture headshot ) a teen girl wearing her girl up blue long shirt with her smile face facing the camera her girl up blue long shirt, and background is girlup.org board
    Jenna Bailey

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2010-2011

  10. Jillian Medina,The founding class of Teen Advisors(close angle, but not clear picture headshot ) a teen girl wearing her girl up blue long shirt facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Jillian Medina

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2010-2011

  11. Karina Jougla_ Hometown: Carpinteria, CA_2011-2012 Class The second class of Teen Advisors(close angle, but not clear picture headshot ) a teen girl wearing her girl up blue long shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Karina Jougla

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2010-2011

  12. Katherine Cochran The founding class of Teen Advisors(close angle, but not clear picture headshot ) a teen girl wearing her girl up blue long shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Katherine Cochran

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2010-2011

  13. Lily Kaplan,The founding class of Teen Advisors(close angle, but not clear picture headshot ) a teen girl wearing her girl up blue long shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Lily Kaplan

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2010-2011

  14. Mia Gutierrez, The founding class of Teen Advisors(close angle, but not clear picture headshot ) a teen girl wearing her girl up blue long shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Mia Gutierrez

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2010-2011

  15. Olivia Layton,The founding class of Teen Advisors(close angle, but not clear picture headshot ) a teen girl wearing her girl up blue long shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Olivia Layton

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2010-2011

  16. Shannon McNamara,The founding class of Teen Advisors(close angle, but not clear picture headshot ) a teen girl wearing her girl up blue long shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Shannon McNamara

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2010-2011

  17. Sydney Medina, The founding class of Teen Advisors(close angle, but not clear picture headshot ) a teen girl wearing her girl up blue long shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Sydney Medina

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2010-2011

  18. Aditi Pradhan Hometown: San Jose, CA_2011-2012 Class The second class of Teen Advisors (close angle headshot, but not a clear picture) a teen girl wearing her hockey white shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is whit
    Aditi Pradhan

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2011-2012

  19. Angelique Gaston Hometown: Washington, D.C._2011-2012 Class The second class of Teen Advisors (close angle headshot) a teen girl wearing her girl up white shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Angelique Gaston

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2011-2012

  20. Annie Kiyonga Hometown: Chevy Chase, MD._2011-2012 Class The second class of Teen Advisors (close angle headshot) a teen girl wearing her girl up white shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Annie Kiyonga

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2011-2012

  21. Avery McCall Hometown: Winnetka, IL._2011-2012 Class The second class of Teen Advisors (close angle headshot) a teen girl wearing her girl up white shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Avery McCall

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2011-2012

  22. Charlotte May_ Hometown: Bronxville, NY._2011-2012 Class The second class of Teen Advisors (close angle headshot) a teen girl wearing her girl up white shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Charlotte May

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2011-2012

  23. Eliora Katz Hometown: Washington, D.C._2011-2012 Class The second class of Teen Advisors (close angle headshot) a teen girl wearing her girl up white shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Eliora Katz

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2011-2012

  24. Itzel Delgado, Co-Chair_Hometown: New York, NY_2011-2012 Class The second class of Teen Advisors (close angle headshot) a teen girl wearing her girl up white shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Itzel Delgado

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2011-2012

    Co-chair

  25. Jillian Murray_Hometown: Chevy Chase, MD_2011-2012 Class The second class of Teen Advisors (close angle headshot) a teen girl wearing her girl up white shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Jillian Murray

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2011-2012

  26. Joi Collete Stevens_Hometown: San Antonio, TX_2011-2012 Class The second class of Teen Advisors (close angle headshot) a teen girl wearing her girl up white shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Joi Collete Stevens

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2011-2012

  27. Karina Jougla_ The founding class of Teen Advisors(close angle, but not clear picture headshot ) a teen girl wearing her girl up blue long shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Karina Jougla

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2011-2012

    Co-chair

  28. Lucy Lohrmann_Hometown: Hasbrouck Heights, NJ_2011-2012 Class The second class of Teen Advisors (close angle headshot) a teen girl wearing her girl up white shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Lucy Lohrmann

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2011-2012

  29. Priyanka Jain_Hometown: Bellevue, WA_2011-2012 Class The second class of Teen Advisors (close angle headshot) a teen girl wearing her girl up white shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Priyanka Jain

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2011-2012

  30. Remy Arthur_Hometown: Saratoga Springs, NY_2011-2012 Class The second class of Teen Advisors (close angle headshot) a teen girl wearing her girl up white shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Remy Arthur

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2011-2012

  31. Rocio Ortega_Hometown: Los Angeles, CA_2011-2012 Class The second class of Teen Advisors (close angle headshot) a teen girl wearing her girl up white shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Rocio Ortega

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2011-2012

  32. Alexa Brewster_2012-2013 Class Teen Advisors (close angle headshot, a picture little blurry ) a teen girl wearing her girl up white shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Alexa Brewster

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2012-2013

  33. Annie Gersh 2011-2012 Class Teen Advisors (close angle headshot, a picture little blurry ) a teen girl wearing her girl up white shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Annie Gersh

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2012-2013

    Co-chair

  34. Archana Somasegar_2012-2013 Class Teen Advisors (close angle headshot, a picture little blurry ) a teen girl wearing her girl up white shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Archana Somasegar

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2012-2013

  35. Delia Friel_2012-2013 Class Teen Advisors (close angle headshot, a picture little blurry ) a teen girl wearing her girl up white shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Delia Friel

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2012-2013

  36. Emily Harwell_2011-2012 Class Teen Advisors (close angle headshot) a teen girl wearing her girl up white shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Emily Harwell

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2012-2013

    Co-chair

  37. Eva (YingYing) Shang_2012-2013 Class Teen Advisors (close angle headshot, a little blurry picture ) a teen girl wearing her girl up white shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Eva (YingYing) Shang

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2012-2013

  38. Ines Renique Hometown: New York, NY_2012-2013 Class Teen Advisors (close angle headshot, a little blurry picture ) a teen girl wearing her girl up white shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Ines Renique

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2012-2013

  39. Martha Zuniga Hometown: Chicago, IL_2012-2013 Class Teen Advisors (close angle headshot, a little blurry picture ) a teen girl wearing her girl up white shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Martha Zuniga

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2012-2013

  40. Meghan Murray, Hometown: Chevy Chase, MD_2012-2013 Class Teen Advisors (close angle headshot, a little blurry picture ) a teen girl wearing her girl up white shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Meghan Murray

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2012-2013

  41. Munira Khalif, Hometown: Fridley, MN_2012-2013 Class Teen Advisors (close angle headshot, a little blurry picture ) a teen girl wearing her girl up white shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Munira Khalif

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2012-2013

  42. Natasha Madorsky, Hometown: Cleveland, OH_2012-2013 Class Teen Advisors (close angle headshot, a little blurry picture ) a teen girl wearing her girl up white shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Natasha Madorsky

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2012-2013

  43. Riya Singh_2012-2013 Class Teen Advisors (close angle headshot, a picture little blurry ) a teen girl wearing her girl up white shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Riya Singh

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2012-2013

  44. Sarah Gale Co-Chair 2013-2014 Teen Advisor (close angle headshot, a picture little blurry ) a teen girl wearing her girl up white shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Sarah Gale

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2012-2013

  45. Sofia Stafford Hometown: New York, NY_2012-2013 Class Teen Advisors (close angle headshot, a little blurry picture ) a teen girl wearing her girl up white shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Sofia Stafford

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2012-2013

  46. Sri Muppidi Hometown: Pleasanton, CA_2012-2013 Class Teen Advisors (close angle headshot, a little blurry picture ) a teen girl wearing her girl up white shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Sri Muppidi

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2012-2013

  47. Tanya Devani, Hometown: Birmingham, AL_2012-2013 Class Teen Advisors (close angle headshot, a little blurry picture ) a teen girl wearing her girl up white shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Tanya Devani

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2012-2013

  48. Aklesiya Dejene_2013-2014 Teen Advisor (close angle headshot, a picture little blurry ) a teen girl wearing her girl up white shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Aklesiya Dejene

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2013-2014

  49. Alex Leone_2013-2014 Teen Advisor (close angle headshot, a picture little blurry ) a teen girl wearing her girl up white shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Alex Leone

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2013-2014

  50. Alexis Kallen_2013-2014 Teen Advisor (close angle headshot, a picture little blurry ) a teen girl wearing her girl up white shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Alexis Kallen

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2013-2014

  51. Amanda Hart_2013-2014 Teen Advisor (close angle headshot, a picture little blurry ) a teen girl wearing her girl up white shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Amanda Hart

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2013-2014

  52. Anna McGuire_ 2014-2015 Teen Advisors (close angle headshot) a teen girl wearing her girl up white shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Anna McGuire

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2013-2014

  53. Carly Bandt_2013-2014 Teen Advisor (close angle headshot, a picture little blurry ) a teen girl wearing her girl up white shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Carly Bandt

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2013-2014

  54. Emma Knoll_2013-2014 Teen Advisor (close angle headshot, a picture little blurry ) a teen girl wearing her girl up white shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Emma Knoll

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2013-2014

  55. Giuliana Gabellini_2013-2014 Teen Advisor (close angle headshot, a picture little blurry ) a teen girl wearing her girl up white shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Giuliana Gabellini

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2013-2014

  56. Gloria Samen_2013-2014 Teen Advisor (close angle headshot, a picture little blurry ) a teen girl wearing her girl up white shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Gloria Samen

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2013-2014

  57. Julia Sumouske_2013-2014 Teen Advisor (close angle headshot, a picture little blurry ) a teen girl wearing her girl up white shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Julia Sumouske

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2013-2014

  58. Kaitlin Hung_2013-2014 Teen Advisor (close angle headshot, a picture little blurry ) a teen girl wearing her girl up white shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Kaitlin Hung

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2013-2014

  59. Kate McCollum_2013-2014 Teen Advisor (close angle headshot, a picture little blurry ) a teen girl wearing her girl up white shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Kate McCollum

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2013-2014

  60. Lindsay Schrier_2013-2014 Teen Advisor (close angle headshot, a picture little blurry ) a teen girl wearing her girl up white shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Lindsay Schrier

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2013-2014

  61. Mehar Gujral_2013-2014 Teen Advisor (close angle headshot, a picture little blurry ) a teen girl wearing her girl up white shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Mehar Gujral

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2013-2014

  62. Priscilla Guo_2013-2014 Teen Advisor (close angle headshot, a picture little blurry ) a teen girl wearing her girl up white shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Priscilla Guo

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2013-2014

  63. Raven Delk_2013-2014 Teen Advisor (close angle headshot, a picture little blurry ) a teen girl wearing her girl up white shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Raven Delk

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2013-2014

  64. Riya Singh_2012-2013 Class Teen Advisors (close angle headshot, a picture little blurry ) a teen girl wearing her girl up white shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Riya Singh

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2013-2014

    Co-Chair

  65. Sarah Gordon_ 2014-2015 Teen Advisors (close angle headshot ) a teen girl wearing her girl up white shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Sarah Gordon

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2013-2014

  66. Valeria Hansen 2013-2014 Teen Advisor (close angle headshot, a picture little blurry ) a teen girl wearing her girl up white shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Valeria Hansen

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2013-2014

  67. Alexandra Intriago_ 2014-2015 Teen Advisors (close angle headshot, picture little blurry) a teen girl wearing her white shirt with her smiley face facing the camera
    Alexandra Intriago

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2014-2015

  68. Amy Gong Liu_ 2014-2015 Teen Advisors (close angle headshot) a teen girl wearing her girl up white shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Amy Gong Liu

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2014-2015

  69. Anna McGuire_ 2014-2015 Teen Advisors (close angle headshot) a teen girl wearing her girl up white shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Anna McGuire

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2014-2015

  70. Hayley Peacock_ 2014-2015 Teen Advisors (close angle headshot) a teen girl wearing her girl up white shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Hayley Peacock

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2014-2015

  71. Ishana Nigam_ 2014-2015 Teen Advisors (close angle headshot) a teen girl wearing her girl up white shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Ishana Nigam

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2014-2015

  72. Janet Diaz_ 2014-2015 Teen Advisors (close angle headshot) a teen girl wearing her girl up white shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Janet Diaz

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2014-2015

  73. Janet Ho_ 2014-2015 Teen Advisors (close angle headshot) a teen girl wearing her girl up white shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Janet Ho

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2014-2015

  74. Jessica Bishai_ 2014-2015 Teen Advisors (close angle headshot) a teen girl wearing her girl up white shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Jessica Bishai

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2014-2015

  75. Kennede Reese_ 2014-2015 Teen Advisors (close angle headshot) a teen girl wearing her girl up white shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Kennede Reese

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2014-2015

  76. Morgan Wood_ 2014-2015 Teen Advisors (close angle headshot) a teen girl wearing her girl up white shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Morgan Wood

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2014-2015

  77. Rebecca Ruvalcaba_ 2014-2015 Teen Advisors (close angle headshot ) a teen girl wearing her girl up white shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Rebecca Ruvalcaba

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2014-2015

  78. Ruhy Patel_ 2014-2015 Teen Advisors (close angle headshot ) a teen girl wearing her girl up white shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Ruhy Patel

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2014-2015

  79. Sarah Gordon 2013-2014 Teen Advisor (close angle headshot, a picture little blurry ) a teen girl wearing her girl up white shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Sarah Gordon

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2014-2015

  80. Sarah Khimjee_ 2014-2015 Teen Advisors (close angle headshot ) a teen girl wearing her girl up white shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Sarah Khimjee

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2014-2015

  81. Simone Cowan_ 2014-2015 Teen Advisors (close angle headshot ) a teen girl wearing her girl up white shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Simone Cowan

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2014-2015

  82. Sydney Baumgardt_ 2014-2015 Teen Advisors (close angle headshot ) a teen girl wearing her girl up white shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Sydney Baumgardt

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2014-2015

  83. Thandiwe Diego_ 2014-2015 Teen Advisors (close angle headshot ) a teen girl wearing her girl up white shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Thandiwe Diego

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2014-2015

  84. Adrianne Owings_ 2015-2016 Teen Advisors (close headshot) with her smiley face facing the camera
    Adrianne Owings

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2015-2016

  85. Alina Guyon

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2015-2016

  86. Claire Brito, Co-Chair_ 2015-2016 Teen Advisors(close angle headshot )wearing her girl up white shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Claire Brito

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2015-2016

    Co-chair

  87. Dorsa Moslehi_ 2015-2016 Teen Advisors (headshot, school picture) with her smiley face facing the camera, with background grey
    Dorsa Moslehi

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2015-2016

  88. Fidelity Ballmer_ 2015-2016 Teen Advisors (half body, close angle headshot) with her smiley face facing the camera, with background greenery
    Fidelity Ballmer

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2015-2016

  89. Fiona Adams_ 2015-2016 Teen Advisors (blurry picture, close angle headshot) with her smiley face facing the camera
    Fiona Adams

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2015-2016

  90. Grace Wong_ 2015-2016 Teen Advisors (very close angle headshot) with her smiley face facing the camera
    Grace Wong

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2015-2016

  91. Imani Brooks_ 2015-2016 Teen Advisors (very close angle headshot) with her smiley face facing the camera
    Imani Brooks

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2015-2016

  92. Kyung Mi Lee, Co-Chair_2016-2017 Teen Advisors (wider angle half-body , blurry pciture) wearing her girl up white shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Kyung Mi Lee

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2015-2016

  93. Maisie Kirn_ 2015-2016 Teen Advisors (close angle headshot) with her smiley face facing the camera
    Maisie Kirn

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2015-2016

  94. Nehal Jain_ 2015-2016 Teen Advisors (wider angle headshot with half body, blurry picture) with her smiley face facing the camera, background is greenery and flowers
    Nehal Jain

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2015-2016

  95. Noorhan Amani_ 2015-2016 Teen Advisors (headshot) with her smiley face facing the camera, with her green Hijab on
    Noorhan Amani

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2015-2016

  96. Sabah Hussain_ 2015-2016 Teen Advisors (headshot) with her smiley face facing the camera wearing her grey color Hijab
    Sabah Hussain

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2015-2016

  97. Sarah Gulley_ 2015-2016 Teen Advisors (blurry headshot) a teen girl with her smiley face facing the camera
    Sarah Gulley

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2015-2016

  98. Sarah Hesterman_ 2015-2016 Teen Advisors (half body headshot) a teen girl with her smiley face facing the camera with total white background
    Sarah Hesterman

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2015-2016

  99. Sophie Tegenu

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2015-2016

  100. Vanessa Valdez_ 2015-2016 Teen Advisors close angle headshot) a teen girl with her smiley face facing the camera
    Vanessa Valdez

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2015-2016

  101. Yardena Gerwin_ 2015-2016 Teen Advisors (higher close angle headshot) a teen girl with her smiley face facing the camera
    Yardena Gerwin

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2015-2016

  102. Allie Zehner

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2016-2017

  103. Annabelle Lee 2016-2017 Teen Advisors (selfie, close shot of her upper body blurry pciture) with her smiley face facing the camera and
    Annabelle Lee

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2016-2017

  104. Becca Bean 2016-2017 Teen Advisors ( half-body pciture, blurry pciture) with her smiley face facing the camera and background is greenery
    Becca Bean

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2016-2017

  105. Ellie Yeo 2016-2017 Teen Advisors (close headshot) white background
    Ellie Yeo

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2016-2017

  106. Faatimah Solomon 2016-2017 Teen Advisors (close half body shot) with library background and she is wearing her black Hijab on
    Faatimah Solomon

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2016-2017

  107. Grace Rabinowitz2016-2017 Teen Advisors (close angle, school picture) with her smiley face facing the camera, and grey background
    Grace Rabinowitz

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2016-2017

  108. Kathy Kong

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2016-2017

  109. Katrina Sousounis 2016-2017 Teen Advisors ( long angle half-body, blurry pciture) with her smiley face facing the camera
    Katrina Sousounis

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2016-2017

  110. Kyung Mi Lee, Co-Chair_2016-2017 Teen Advisors (wider angle half-body , blurry pciture) wearing her girl up white shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Kyung Mi Lee

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2016-2017

    Co-chair

  111. Leah Adelman_2016-2017 Teen Advisors (wider angle half-body portrait picture, blurry pciture) with her smiley face facing the camera, with background greenery grey
    Leah Adelman

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2016-2017

  112. Lee Schwartz_2016-2017 Teen Advisors (close headshot) with her smiley face facing the camera, with background greenery
    Lee Schwartz

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2016-2017

  113. Maria Aldana_2016-2017 Teen Advisors (a very close headshot) with her smiley face facing the camera, with background greenery
    Maria Aldana

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2016-2017

  114. Meg Schwartz_2016-2017 Teen Advisors (close headshot) with her smiley face facing the camera, with background greenery grey
    Meg Schwartz

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2016-2017

  115. Sarina Divan_2016-2017 Teen Advisors (close headshot)a selfie with her smiley face facing the camera, with background greenery
    Sarina Divan

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2016-2017

  116. Sarra Alayyan_2016-2017 Teen Advisors (close headshot, a little blurry) a selfie with her smiley face facing the camera
    Sarra Alayyan

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2016-2017

  117. Shayla Zamora_2016-2017 Teen Advisors (close headshot, a little blurry) with her smiley face facing the camera,with background greenery
    Shayla Zamora

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2016-2017

  118. Sophia Danielpour_2016-2017 Teen Advisors (close headshot) with her smiley face facing the camera, with background greenery and red flowers
    Sophia Danielpour

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2016-2017

  119. Alissa Flores 2017-2018 Teen Advisors headshot
    Alissa Flores

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2017-2018

  120. Amanda Backal 2017-2018 Teen Advisors headshot
    Amanda Backal

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2017-2018

  121. Angelica Almonte 2017-2018 Teen Advisors headshot
    Angelica Almonte

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2017-2018

  122. Angie Jiang 2017-2018 Teen Advisors headshot
    Angie Jiang

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2017-2018

  123. Chanice Lee 2017-2018 Teen Advisors headshot
    Chanice Lee

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2017-2018

  124. Connie Wu 2017-2018 Teen Advisors headshot
    Connie Wu

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2017-2018

  125. Fasica Mersha 2017-2018 Teen Advisors headshot
    Fasica Mersha

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2017-2018

  126. Jada Young

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2017-2018

  127. Khushi Gandhi 2017-2018 Teen Advisors (very close headshot)
    Khushi Gandhi

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2017-2018

  128. Lauren Woodhouse 2017-2018 Teen Advisors (headshot ) with greenery background
    Lauren Woodhouse

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2017-2018

  129. Lavanya Singh, Co-Chair 2017-2018 Teen Advisors, (headshot) wearing her girl up white shirt with her smiley face facing the camera, and background is girlup.org board
    Lavanya Singh

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2017-2018

    Co-chair

  130. Leslie Arroyo 2017-2018 Teen Advisors (half body shot and green water in the background)
    Leslie Arroyo

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2017-2018

  131. Maitri Khera 2017-2018 Teen Advisors (upperbody picture) with greenery background
    Maitri Khera

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2017-2018

  132. Mary Di Martino 2017-2018 Teen Advisors (upper body head shot with greenery background)
    Mary Di Martino

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2017-2018

  133. Munira Alimire 2017-2018 Teen Advisors (half body blurry picture) with her blue Hijab and background of a lab
    Munira Alimire

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2017-2018

  134. Paola Celeste Alanís Ricárdez 2017-2018 Teen Advisors (close selfie headshot)
    Paola Celeste Alanís Ricárdez

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2017-2018

  135. Rachel Auslander, Co-Chair 2017-2018 Teen Advisors (half body headshot, blurry picture) with greenery picture
    Rachel Auslander

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2017-2018

    Co-chair

  136. Sawyer Taylor Arnold 2017-2018 Teen Advisors (blurry upper boday headshot)
    Sawyer Taylor Arnold

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2017-2018

  137. Alex Riginos, Co-Chair 2018-2019 Class Teen Advisors headshot
    Alexandra Riginos

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2018-2019

    Rock Hill, United States

  138. Desiree Junfijiah 2018-2019 Class Teen Advisors headshot
    Desiree Junfijiah

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2018-2019

    Philadelphia, United States

  139. Elana Denver 2018-2019 Class Teen Advisors headshot
    Elana Denver

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2018-2019

    Santa Monica, United States

  140. Elina Govil, Co-Chair 2018-2019 Class Teen Advisors headshot
    Elina Govil

    Girl Up Teen Advisor Co-Chair 2018-2019

    Cincinnati, United States

  141. Eva Jones 2018-2019 Class Teen Advisors headshot (picture with her holding a loudspeaker)
    Eva Jones

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2018-2019

    Hood River, United States

  142. Fatimata Cham

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2018-2019

    South Bronx, United States

  143. Helena Branco 2018-2019 Class Teen Advisors blurry headshot
    Helena Branco

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2018-2019

    São Paulo, United States

  144. Ina Bhoopalam 2018-2019 Class Teen Advisors headshot
    Ina Bhoopalam

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2018-2019

    Lincoln, United States

  145. Ines Gartote 2018-2019 Class Teen Advisors headshot
    Ines Gartote

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2018-2019

    Lyon, France

  146. Kavita Rai 2018-2019 Class Teen Advisors headshot
    Kavita Rai

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2018-2019

    Thousand Oaks, United States

  147. Laura Solano-Florez 2018-2019 Class Teen Advisors headshot
    Laura Solano-Florez

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2018-2019

    Dhahran, Saudi Arabia

  148. Leena Abdelmoity 2018-2019 Class Teen Advisors headshot
    Leena Abdelmoity

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2018-2019

    Overland Park, United States

  149. Libby Foster 2018-2019 Class Teen Advisors headshot
    Libby Foster

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2018-2019

    Goshen, United States

  150. ShuShu Crevoshay 2018-2019 Class Teen Advisors headshot
    ShuShu Crevoshay

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2018-2019

    San Diego, United States

  151. Toni Bamisaye 2018-2019 Class Teen Advisors headshot
    Toni Bamisaye

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2018-2019

    London, United Kingdom

  152. Valeria Colunga 2018-2019 Class Teen Advisors headshot
    Valeria Colunga

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2018-2019

    Monterrey, Mexico

  153. Abigail Estrada 2018-2019 Class Teen Advisors headshot
    Abigail Estrada

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2018-2019

    Elgin, United States

  154. Alessandra Mitchell 2018-2019 Class Teen Advisors headshot
    Alessandra Mitchell

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2018-2019

    Washington, DC, United States

  155. Ali Cohen 2018-2019 Class Teen Advisors headshot
    Ali Cohen

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2018-2019

    Chandler, United States

  156. Alliyah Logan

    Girl Up Teen Advisor

  157. Anusha Tandon 2018-2019 Class Teen Advisors headshot
    Anusha Tandon

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2018-2019

    Acton, United States

  158. Aria Yang 2019-2020 Teen Advisors (headshot, eyes looking down angle) with her smiley face facing to the camera, and her left hand holding aginst her head
    Aria Yang

    Girl Up Teen Advisor

  159. Aya Alagha

    Girl Up Teen Advisor

  160. Aya Labban 2018-2019 Class Teen Advisors headshot
    Aya Labban

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2018-2019

    Rockville, United States

  161. Bethel Ryeza 2019-2020 Teen Advisors (headshot) with her smiley face facing to the camera, and her yellow shirt
    Bethel Kyeza

    2019-2020 Teen Advisor

  162. Claire Duffy

    2019-2020 Teen Advisor

  163. Deborah Chumbu

    2019-2020 Teen Advisor

  164. Eugenie Park 2018-2019 Class Teen Advisors headshot
    Eugenie Park

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2018-2019

    Bellevue, United States

  165. Eugenie Park 2018-2019 Class Teen Advisors headshot
    Eugenie Park

    2019-2020 Teen Advisor

  166. Felicia Xiong 2019-2020 Teen Advisors (headshot, school picture) with her smiley face facing to the camera and background is grey
    Felicia Xiong

    2019-2020 Teen Advisor

  167. Ganna Omar 2019-2020 Teen Advisors (portrait picture) with her smiley face facing to the camera and her yellow flowers Hijab
    Ganna Omar

    2019-2020 Teen Advisor

  168. Georgia Shakeshaft 2019-2020 Teen Advisors (close headshot) with her smiley face facing to the camera
    Georgia Shakeshaft

    2019-2020 Teen Advisor

  169. Isabelle Hernandez

    2019-2020 Teen Advisor

  170. Mariam Mustafa

    2019-2020 Teen Advisor

  171. Misk Khalif

    2019-2020 Teen Advisor

  172. Nora Di Martino 2019-2020 Teen Advisors ( close upper body headshot) with her smiley face facing to the camera
    Nora Di Martino

    2019-2020 Teen Advisor

  173. Quinn McGill 2019-2020 Teen Advisors (half body picture) with her smiley face facing to the camera
    Quinn McGill

    2019-2020 Teen Advisor

  174. Rebecca Fairweather 2018-2019 Class Teen Advisors headshot (side face)
    Rebecca Fairweather

    2019-2020 Teen Advisor

  175. Riya Goel2019-2020 Teen Advisors (very close selfie headshot) with her smiley face facing to the camera
    Riya Goel

    2019-2020 Teen Advisor

  176. Rym Badran

    2019-2020 Teen Advisor

  177. Sofia Scarlat 2019-2020 Teen Advisors ( headshot) only showing her side face
    Sofia Scarlat

    2019-2020 Teen Advisor

  178. Tanushah Ramadass 2019-2020 Teen Advisors (half body headshot) with her smiley face facing to the camera , background is coffee shop
    Tanushah Ramadass

    2019-2020 Teen Advisor

  179. Vanessa Louis-Jean2019-2020 Teen Advisors (headbody shot) with her smiley face facing to the camera , and holding sign "high 5 for kids" and "invest in kids"
    Vanessa Louis-Jean

    2019-2020 Teen Advisor

  180. Amatullah Turner

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2020-2021

  181. Amelia Marcum

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2020-2021

  182. Amina Salahou

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2020-2021

  183. Anagaby Litz

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2020-2021

  184. Angela Zhang 2019-2020 Teen Advisors ( headshot) with her smiley face turning her face facing to the camera
    Angela Zhang

    Los Angeles, United States

  185. Angelina Perez

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2020-2021

  186. Danielle Villafaña

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2020-2021

  187. Emily Lin

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2020-2021

  188. Ivonne Ortega

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2020-2021

  189. Izabella Pollett

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2020-2021

  190. Laura Julia Fleischmann 2019-2020 Teen Advisors (portrait picture) with her smiley face facing to the camera
    Laura Julia Fleischmann

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2020-2021

  191. Maeve Murray

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2020-2021

  192. Maya Cabrera

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2020-2021

  193. Melissa Simplicio

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2020-2021

  194. Michelle Soneye

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2020-2021

  195. Peri Perkins

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2020-2021

  196. Salomé Beyer

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2020-2021

  197. Shania Hurtado Valbuena

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2020-2021

  198. Trisha Venkatesh

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2020-2021

  199. Winter Ashley

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2020-2021

  200. Yakira Pinillos Linares

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2020-2021

  201. Abigail Snyder

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2021-2022

  202. Akshaya Pai

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2021-2022

  203. Alex Gliwinski

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2021-2022

  204. Amelia Castillo

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2021-2022

  205. Christine Crilley

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2021-2022

  206. CJ Calica

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2021-2022

  207. Denia Smith

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2021-2022

  208. Fatima Abylgazina

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2021-2022

  209. Kaitlyn Tran

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2021-2022

  210. Lamya Butt

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2021-2022

  211. Louise Sanches

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2021-2022

  212. María Fernanda León

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2021-2022

  213. Michelle Chewon Moon

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2021-2022

  214. Mingxin Wang

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2021-2022

  215. Mofiyin Onanuga

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2021-2022

  216. Mwansa Thewo

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2021-2022

  217. Ogechi Okafor

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2021-2022

  218. Rene Essel

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2021-2022

  219. Rocío Mejía

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2021-2022

  220. Sriya Chippalthurty

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2021-2022

  221. Subah Saiyara Mahbub

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2021-2022

  222. Tatiana Fahie

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2021-2022

  223. Victoria Ortiz

    Girl Up Teen Advisor 2021-2022

Celebrity Champions

Girl Up Champions use their platforms to spread the word about Girl Up and its work.

Champions

  1. Champions 2017 Brooklyn and Bailey head shot
    Brooklyn and Bailey

    Girl Up Champion

    The 19-year-old, Texas-based identical twins burst onto the scene back in 2013 with their YouTube channel, BrooklynAndBailey. They bill their channel...

    The 19-year-old, Texas-based identical twins burst onto the scene back in 2013 with their YouTube channel, BrooklynAndBailey. They bill their channel as being "devoted with all things fun... including family vlogs, college life, crafting, fashion and beauty." As of this writing, the channel has racked up more than 6 million subscribers. Over on Instagram, the girls have more than five million followers on their joint account.

  2. Cara Delevingne

    Girl Up Champion

    “I’m truly honored to add my voice to the work Girl Up is doing to empower young women and create an entire generation of female leaders. As I’v...

    “I’m truly honored to add my voice to the work Girl Up is doing to empower young women and create an entire generation of female leaders. As I’ve traveled the world, I’ve seen the power that investing in girls can have. An empowered and supported girl is an incredible force for change; a change I am now excited to be a part of,” said Cara Delevingne of her new role as a Girl Up Champion.

  3. Champions 2016 Katherine McNamara headshot
    Katherine McNamara

    Girl Up Champion

    Missouri native Katherine McNamara is an up-and-coming young starlet who can currently be seen starring as the lead ‘Clary Fray’ in the brand new ...

    Missouri native Katherine McNamara is an up-and-coming young starlet who can currently be seen starring as the lead ‘Clary Fray’ in the brand new Freeform series “Shadowhunters,” (January 2016); a book-to-screen adaptation of the bestselling “The Mortal Instruments” book series. News of her casting traveled fast and wide, including Deadline, Variety, The Hollywood Reporter, and The Wrap, to name a few. The series premiered to stellar ratings, being the #1 series debut in more than two years.

  4. Malia Baker

    Girl Up Champion

    Actress Malia Baker, the breakout star of Netflix's hit series "The Baby-Sitter's Club," was born in Botswana and moved to Vancouver, BC, Canada as a ...

    Actress Malia Baker, the breakout star of Netflix's hit series "The Baby-Sitter's Club," was born in Botswana and moved to Vancouver, BC, Canada as a young girl. Malia's global perspective has been shaped by her experiences as a child in Botswana, fully understanding the need for humanity and compassion. She uses her platform to inspire and empower young girls to use their voices for change and equality.

  5. Champions 2014 Monique Coleman full body shot
    Monique Coleman

    Girl Up Champion

    Monique Coleman is most recognized as Taylor McKessie from the tremendously successful High School Musical franchise, as well as the 4th place contest...

    Monique Coleman is most recognized as Taylor McKessie from the tremendously successful High School Musical franchise, as well as the 4th place contestant on season 3 of ABC's hit show, Dancing with the Stars. Adding to her list of many achievements, Monique has received two Teen Choice Awards, a Billboard Award, an NAACP Legacy Award, and a Camie for her role in the Hallmark Film,The Reading Room, starring opposite James Earl Jones.

  6. Champions 2014 Nigel Barker upper body headshot
    Nigel Barker

    Girl Up Champion

    Nigel Barker, internationally renowned fashion photographer, filmmaker, TV personality, author, humanitarian and father of two, is supporting the Girl...

    Nigel Barker, internationally renowned fashion photographer, filmmaker, TV personality, author, humanitarian and father of two, is supporting the Girl Up as one of its champions, joining the movement to improve the lives of adolescent girls in the developing world. Nigel is best known as a photographer and judge on the show, America’s Next Top Model.

  7. Priyanka Chopra

    Girl Up Champion

    An award-winning Bollywood icon who has appeared in more than 40 films, Priyanka Chopra is one of India’s and America's most celebrated actresses. S...

    An award-winning Bollywood icon who has appeared in more than 40 films, Priyanka Chopra is one of India’s and America's most celebrated actresses. She made her acting debut in the 2002 Tamil film Thamizhan and has since won a National Film Award for Best Actress and Filmfare Awards in four categories.

  8. Champions 2014 Rebecca Soni three-time Olympic medalist swimmer (full body shot with her swimmer suite on, the background is swimming pool)
    Rebecca Soni

    Girl Up Champion

    As a Girl Up champion, three-time Olympic medalist Rebecca Soni will go from shattering world swimming records to mobilizing American girls to advocat...

    As a Girl Up champion, three-time Olympic medalist Rebecca Soni will go from shattering world swimming records to mobilizing American girls to advocate for the world’s most marginalized girls, particularly in developing countries. “Through my partnership with Girl Up, I’m excited to encourage American girls to channel their energy and compassion into becoming powerful forces for change in the lives of their peers in developing countries,” said Soni.

  9. Champions 2014 Victoria Justice upper body headshot and white backgroup
    Victoria Justice

    Girl Up Champion

    Victoria starred in her own hit Nickelodeon series, “Victorious.” She played the musically talented “Tori Vega,” who unexpectedly finds hersel...

    Victoria starred in her own hit Nickelodeon series, “Victorious.” She played the musically talented “Tori Vega,” who unexpectedly finds herself navigating life as a student at an elite performing arts high school.  Throughout the show’s duration, Victorious was the #1 live action comedy series in it’s time slot on all TV, with kids 6-17, reaching 40.4 Million kids, teens and tweens each quarter. Victorious also won “Favorite TV Show” at the Kids Choice Awards in 2012 and 2013.

  10. Wade Davis holding the mic , and only showing his side face with smile and left hand pointing at the crowd
    Wade Davis

    Girl Up Champion

    Former NFL player Wade Davis is a thought leader, writer, public speaker, and educator on gender, race, and orientation equality. Wade is the NFL’s ...

    Former NFL player Wade Davis is a thought leader, writer, public speaker, and educator on gender, race, and orientation equality. Wade is the NFL’s first LGBT inclusion consultant and currently consults for numerous professional sports leagues on issues at the intersection sexism, racism, and homophobia.

    Beyond his work in sports, Wade currently consults for Netflix, Google, Viacom, and others to co-create transformative solutions to build inclusive corporate cultures.

Advisory Board

As entrepreneurs, advocates, and business and industry leaders, our Advisory Board lends their expertise to the growth and sustainability of Girl Up, helping us continue to build this movement to reach girls worldwide.

Advisory Board

  1. Angélica Fuentes

    Girl Up Advisory Board

  2. Anna Blue

    Girl Up Advisory Board

  3. Advisory Council Anne Fulenwider (upper body headshot) pose with her hands cross , white background
    Anne Fulenwider

    Girl Up Advisory Board

  4. Anu Jain

    Girl Up Advisory Board

  5. Arielle Gross Samuels

    Girl Up Advisory Board

  6. Carmen Ana Amell

    Girl Up Advisory Board

  7. Charlotte Hayes
    Charlotte Hayes

    Girl Up Advisory Board

  8. Advisory Council Davis Smith with upper body headshot and grey background
    Davis Smith

    Girl Up Advisory Board

  9. Estelle McGechie

    Girl Up Advisory Board

  10. Advisory Council Jennifer DaSilva, wider angle of upper headshot
    Jennifer DaSilva

    Girl Up Advisory Board

  11. Advisory Council Julie Carrier (upper body headshot and white background)
    Julie Carrier

    Girl Up Advisory Board

  12. Advisory Council Karen Miller headshot and little blurry picture with grey background
    Karen Miller

    Girl Up Advisory Board

  13. LaVerne H. Council

    Girl Up Advisory Board

  14. Advisory Council Michelle King American television writer professional head shot
    Michelle King

    Girl Up Advisory Board

  15. Advisory Council Mohammed Farshori half body portrait picture
    Mohammed Farshori

    Girl Up Advisory Board

  16. Shaun Robinson

    Girl Up Advisory Board

  17. Shelmina Abji

    Girl Up Advisory Board

  18. Advisory Council Susan Sherrerd black and white headshot with eyes looking away from the camera
    Susan Sherrerd

    Girl Up Advisory Board

  19. Tawny Saez
    Tawny Saez

    Girl Up Advisory Board

  20. Tina Wells
    Tina Wells

    Girl Up Advisory Board

  21. Advisory Council Zain Habboo professional head shot, blurry picture with grey background
    Zain Habboo

    Girl Up Advisory Board

  22. Anjula Acharia-Bath

    Emeritus Girl Up Advisory Board

  23. Akila Somasegar

    Emeritus Girl Up Advisory Board

  24. Cathy Schulman

    Emeritus Girl Up Advisory Board

  25. Advisory Council Draisa Gale (half-body portrait picture, blurry pciture)
    Draisa Gale

    Emeritus Girl Up Advisory Board

  26. Advisory Council Jacki zehner half body portrait picture, blurry pciture
    Jacki Zehner

    Emeritus Girl Up Advisory Board

  27. John Gerzema

    Girl Up Advisory Board

  28. Lilia Luciano

    Emeritus Girl Up Advisory Board

  29. Liz Plank

    Emeritus Girl Up Advisory Board

  30. Molly Rudberg

    Emeritus Girl Up Advisory Board

  31. Pauline Miller

    Emeritus Girl Up Advisory Board

  32. Rhonda Adams Medina

    Emeritus Girl Up Advisory Board

  33. Advisory Council Rita Rodriguez close headshot with white background
    Rita Rodriguez

    Emeritus Girl Up Advisory Board

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