Sami Kandil

Co-President

Sami is a third-year majoring in Commerce with a Finance concentration. This upcoming summer he will be interning at ..... as an investment banking summer analyst. 

In his leisure time, Sami enjoys soccer, hunting, and traveling.

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Vedat Dilek

Co-President

Vedat is a third-year majoring in Commerce with a Finance concentration. This upcoming summer he will be interning at Piper Sandler as an investment banking summer analyst. 

In his leisure time, Vedat loves to play soccer and read books.

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Executive Board

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Mehmet Dilek

Head of Medical Relief

Mehmet is a second-year intending to major in Neuroscience with a minor in Chemistry. He is from Blacksburg, VA, and has been in Blossom Together since his first semester. 

In his free time, Mehmet loves to play soccer and volunteer through the Madison House.

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Firas Dalloul

Head of Humanitarian Aid

Firas is a third-year double majoring in Biology and Chemistry. He is from Blacksburg, VA, and has been in Blossom Together since his third semester. 

Outside of Blossom Together, Firas enjoys hiking and reading.

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Ibrahim M. Diallo

Head of Water Relief

Ibrahim is a portfolio manager at the Safran Group in Paris, France. Originally from Senegal, he earned his undergraduate degree in mechanical engineering and went to the Essec Business School.

Outside of business, Ibrahim is a marathon runner and a black belt in Taekwondo. 

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Rana Gunan

Publicity Officer

Rana is a third-year majoring in economics towards a pre-law track. She is from Northern Virginia, and has been in Blossom Together since her third semester. 

In her free time, Rana loves to play the piano, bake pastries, and paint.

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Akaela Feng

Secretary

Akaela is a third-year majoring in Biology towards a pre-med track. She is from Blacksburg, VA, and has been in Blossom Together since her third semester. 

In her free time, Akaela enjoys playing the piano and going on hikes.

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Abdou Karim Ndong

Foreign Affairs Officer

Abdou is a third-year PhD student in Structural Engineering. Originally from Senegal, Abdou completed his undergraduate studies at the top-ranked undergraduate program of Turkey and his Master's at UVA.

Outside of Blossom Together, Abdou enjoys playing soccer and watching Anime.

Teams

Team 1

Leader: Elyana Zewdie

Members:

  • Uzair Bhatti

  • Aissatou Barry

  • Sunny Singh

  • Mistir Eshet

  • Dylan Millard

Team 2

Leader: Talbot von Stade

Members:

  • Eren Okandan

  • Danny Bisson

  • Jamie Morrison

  • Eshba Shoilee

  • Sinjon Nitu

  • Lindsey Fields

Team 3

Leader: Whit Stahl

Members:

  • Henry Pallatroni

  • Emmanuella Cann

  • Ibrahim Ahmed

  • Angelica Henriquez

  • Claudia Melgares

  • Keltoum Laghjibi

Team 4

Leader: Firas Dalloul

Team 5

Leader: Serena Ding

Team 6

Leader: Mehmet Dilek

Members:

  • Akshay Kulkarni

  • Thomas Boak

  • Savannah Gibson

  • Elizabeth Haley

  • Olivia Murray

  • Farah Turkistani

Members:

  • Madison Hall

  • Niti Potdar

  • Jade Pettaway

  • Celeste Nathan

Members:

  • Omer Mangan

  • Asadbek Shamsiev

  • Kenrick Brown

  • Bora Ya Diul

  • Rahul Ramesh

  • Noor Alsaadi

Team 7

Leader: Beth Habtegebrael

Members:

  • Jass Brar

  • Habeba Morsy

  • Riddhima T. Guvvala

  • Savaira Zaib

  • Riley Beeman