Rachel Lau

Rachel is a co-founder of the Radicle Lab. Passionate about public health, Rachel has worked with an organization in Hong Kong to provide healthcare to low-income minorities. In addition, she has also founded Eatpower, an initiative to promote wellness to the children in her community. Rachel believes that social entrepreneurship has the transformative power of empowering communities.

Rachel graduated from Taft School CT and is now a first-year at Columbia University.

Email: rlau@taftschool.org

Haodi Shi

Haodi founded the Radicle Lab after seeing many peer social entrepreneurs unable to realize their potentials due to various limitations on teenagers. The Radicle Lab was built to abridge the limitations.

Haodi is a senior at The Governor’s Academy in Byfield, MA. He is passionate about social science (economics, history, public policy, political philosophy), business & social entrepreneurship. He also enjoys using data science & computer science to bring innovative solutions to problems in local communities.

Email: haodi.shi@govsacademy.org


Mihir Nayar

Mihir joined the RL when he was a senior at The Taft School in Watertown, Connecticut. He has a strong passion for business work that has a greater concern for society.

Mihir has past experiences with different non-profits in New York City, Connecticut, Chicago, and Ahmedabad, India. He is the first high school student to win Be The Change Venture Inc.’s seed grant. Beyond the classroom, he is engaged in his school’s local community through volunteer works. His proudest moment in social entrepreneurship was being awarded a cash prize from Wesleyan University’s Patricelli Center for his idea to remediate hunger issues in Ahmedabad.

Mihir is now studying at University of California Berkeley.

Email: mnayar@taftschool.org

Celine Cheung

Celine Cheung graduated from Phillips Academy in Andover, MA. She is passionate about social media and its implications with human connection and interaction. She has worked with multiple advertising agencies

Celine is now attending the University of Pennsylvania