Meet the Team
CEO/Founder: Naisha Agarwal
Naisha is a junior at Saratoga High School who is extremely passionate about helping her community through her favorite hobby: singing! She was a top 20 semifinalist for the South Bay Teen Idol, a competition with more than one hundred singers from all over the South Bay. Naisha has performed in numerous events over the years, and will be performing at Carnegie Hall June 2021. She is also a part of the Saratoga High Chamber Choir, a member of the varsity tennis team, and is the president of TEDx at SHS!
Social Media Head/Event Coordinator: Catherine Kan
Catherine is a junior at Saratoga High School. Even though she can't sing, she is passionate about using her skills to help people. In her free time, she enjoys playing tennis, reading, and painting. She is also a gardening connoisseur and loves Chubbers, Holly, and Caramel.
Secretary/Outreach Head: Kasvi Singh
Kasvi Singh is a rising junior at Design Tech High School who loves music. She started singing in kindergarten and never stopped. Kasvi sings with a choir. She also plays the violin in a local orchestra. In her free time, she is learning how to play the piano. Kasvi is beyond excited to be a part of Singing for Smiles!
Website Manager: Elaine Liu
Hello! My name is Elaine and I’m a rising junior at Saratoga High School. In my free time, I love to sketch, listen to music, eat hotpot, or sing. Singing is one of my favorite pastimes, and I often sing karaoke with my mom at home. In the past, I was a member of the Colorful Universe singing troupe and I also won the 2019 Saratoga Idol judge's pick award.
Vice President: Alex Yang
Hey! My name is Alex Yang and I'm a rising junior at Saratoga High School. I really enjoy singing and music in general and being able to be a part of Singing for Smiles is really awesome! I'm a baritone and I've been taking lessons for almost two years now. I also love being outdoors; hiking, biking, swimming, snowboarding, and doing other activities that are fun!
Outreach Head: Shriya Srinivasan
Shriya Srinivasan is an incoming junior at Saratoga High School. She loves to sing and dance. She has been singing for 11 years. She first started off by learning Indian classical music before joining her school's choir in Freshman year. Some of her other hobbies include reading and spending time with her friends and family.
Recruitment Head: Aditi Aswin
Hi! My name is Aditi, and I am currently a sophomore at Cupertino High School. In my free time, I enjoy singing, reading, and going for walks with my dog. Even though I'm too shy to put out videos of myself singing, I'd love to help enable fellow musicians to showcase their talent and brighten up the world with music .
Tech Head: Simarya Ahuja
Hi! My name’s Simarya Ahuja, and I’m a freshman at Saratoga High School. I’ve had a passion for singing ever since I was two or three years old, and it’s one of my favorite ways to express myself. I’ve been performing since elementary school, and I love it because it brings me joy to see the smiles on people’s faces whenever I sing. I’ve done two singing competitions, and I made it as far as the semifinals in both of them. I joined Singing for Smiles because of my love for singing and performing, and I’m super excited to be part of it. Outside of singing, I like learning how to play pop songs on the piano and playing badminton with my family.
Website Manager: Yousuf Zaman
Head Script Manager: Glenn Liang
Hi everyone, my name is Glenn and I'm a junior at Saratoga High School. I love interacting with people and making them laugh! I enjoy listening to health podcasts, watching horror movies, and playing with my dog!