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Asma Akbar, Chair:

Noah Penasack, Vice Chair:​​

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Asma Akbar


Asma is a junior at Nashua High School South. She became interested in politics when she was 10 years old during the 2012 elections. She is class president at her school and enjoys hanging out with her friends.


Akanksha Vasireddy

Public Outreach Director

Akanksha is a junior at Nashua High School South. As PO Director, Akanksha will work with Communications to keep NHHSD members informed and involved. Other than politics, Akanksha enjoys swimming, and is a member of the business organization, DECA.


Robert Hess

Legislative Director

Robert is a senior at Tilton School. He became interested in legislation after living in Washington, D.C. and working at the United States Senate in 2018. As Legislative Director, he keeps up with the NH political sphere and
updates students on legislation as bills are introduced and passed. He enjoys hockey and runs on Dunkin'.


Noah Penasack

Vice Chair

Noah is a senior at Hollis-Brookline High School. During his high school career, he interned for Melanie Levesque's State Senate campaign & co-founded his school’s NHHSD chapter. He currently interns at the NHDP and works at Lavoie's Farm in Hollis.


Christina Menke

Expansion Director

Christina is a junior at Nashua High School South. She first got involved in politics by joining her school’s Young Democrats club. As expansion director, Christina works to induct more NHHSD chapters and members. In her free time, she enjoys playing field hockey.


Lily Coady

Communications Director

Lily is a senior at Hollis-Brookline High School. She manages social media, keeps up with emails, and maintains connections with important leaderheads from other organizations. In her downtime, Lily enjoys dancing and eating lots of sushi.


Kyle Duffy

Political Director

Kyle is a senior Timberlane Regional High School and has been involved in politics throughout his high school career. As political director, Kyle manages what issues need to be addressed by NHHSD. Aside from politics, he enjoys sports and community service.