Aryan is a student at Princeton University. Originally from Southern California, he is a passionate advocate for mental health, climate and education. Over the past five years, he has volunteered with UNICEF USA, engaging with 16 congressional offices to support important legislation like the MINDS Act and the Keeping Girls in School Act. He recently had the honor of speaking at the UNICEF USA national board meeting, emphasizing the significance of youth involvement in policy-making. Additionally, he spoke at the Active Minds mental health conference in Washington D.C. As a college freshman studying astrophysics, he is determined to merge his passion for science with his commitment to humanitarian causes. He firmly believes investing in our children is pivotal to shaping a brighter future. Apart from his work with UNICEF, he finds joy in taekwondo, snowboarding and playing the piano.