Anooshree is a San Jose native and a junior at the Harker School. She is passionate about Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence. Receiving the NCWIT Aspirations in Computing award gave her the motivation and opportunity to start an AspireIT program to get young girls excited about computing, just like her own exposure to Lego Robotics in middle school got her interested in a future in technology.
Dr. Eric Nelson
Dr. Nelson is the Chair of the Computer Science department at the Harker School, where he teaches a variety of courses in Physics, Astronomy, Electronics and Computer Science. He also oversees the robotics team. He is a returning Bay Area resident who graduated from Los Gatos High School. Dr. Nelson is the AspireIT program partner and mentor for this initiative.