BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Layla is the President and co-founder of the Students for STEM Initiative. She is currently pursuing a Spanish major at UCLA. She started tutoring online and found she had a passion for helping others succeed in their goals. She also realized that there is a great language barrier among students who wish to pursue a STEM field, and thus tutors in Spanish along with English. Her passion to help others succeed in their goals, combined with her love for STEM subjects, led her to found the Students for STEM Initiative.
Adam Ali is the Vice President and co-founder of the Students for STEM Initiative. He is currently pursuing an Environmental Science major at UCLA. He has worked as a tutor for several years in the past, specializing in Calculus. He has also worked with several underserved student populations in the past. He believes that equal opportunity for STEM education is important for these students to pursue a career in a STEM field.