Aalisha Bhatt is a junior at Albuquerque Academy and the inspiration behind the organization. She is an astute student and has passion for mathematics and economics. She is an avid tennis player and represents her school on the Junior Varsity team. Aalisha has chosen performing arts in her curriculum and regularly participates in school dance concerts. She has also learned Kathak, a form of Indian classical dance that communicates stories through this dance and music. She is fascinated with Germany and is now in Level 4 of German language.
She is a member of the Albuquerque Academy’s Community Service Executive Board and volunteers at various charitable organizations during her free time. She is also a member of the Student Board of Directors for the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City. This board prepares students to become knowledgeable citizens by increasing their understanding of economics, finance, and occupational topics. Along with that, she is apart of the teen ambassadors program for Albuquerque Involved, a non-profit that is focused on helping those who want to connect with their community but who struggle to find the time or place to start. She lives in Albuquerque, NM with her parents, Sonal and Nimish Bhatt.