Vamsi A.

Hardworking, Creative, Dedicated

When something is important enough, you do it even if the odds are not in your favor.

- Elon Musk

 

BIOGRAPHY

Vamsi has a passion for learning and likes to challenge himself as demonstrated by a heavy AP course load his Junior year and several courses taken at various different colleges. As an aspiring surgeon, he has spent over 500 hours in hospitals volunteering, observing surgeries in the OR, and shadowing doctors in the ER and Oncology department. He is also a certified EMR and has a pharmacy technician license.

 

Vamsi also enjoys technology. His interests vary from coding and robotics to aerospace and biotechnology. He was able to further act on this interest through 49ers SLI with FIRST Tech Challenge (FTC) robotics and Maker Faire. Vamsi's freshman FTC team competed in regionals and he later joined the talented and successful Astrobruins team his Sophomore year. In addition to FTC, Vamsi takes part in many activities at school. He is the president and founder of the Chess Club which has over 110 members. He is also a member of the water polo team and captain of the varsity tennis team.