Maitri is a former Echols Scholar and 3+1 Masters in Public Health student from Ashburn, Virginia who majored in Religious Studies in 2019. She aims to apply these areas of study in her pursuit of medical school in the future. She spends her time being a research assistant at the UVA HELPR Lab, volunteering as a Spanish interpreter at the Charlottesville Free Clinic, and spending time embracing her culture through Indian Student Association and her Indian-dance team, HooRaas. In her free time, she loves attending UVA basketball games (GO WAHOOS!). watching Netflix, and splurging on Roots from the Corner.