Meet The Team

Caro Azevedo

President

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Caro Azevedo is 16 and is a junior at Aspen High School.  She began attending Power to Pakistan meetings since her freshmen year. Ever since she was little, she has always been dedicated to help those in nee as well as bond with those from different countries/cultures. As a Brazilian-American, she has seen many different things and has been involved in many different service projects throughout her life. She is also involved in different clubs at Aspen HIgh School, including Model United Nations, Shining Stars, and the Aspen Education Foundation. She also plays volleyball and tennis for Aspen High School. 

Macy Hopkinson

Founder, President, & Board Director

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Macy Hopkinson is 18 years old and is a senior at the Aspen High School. She founded Power to Pakistan during her freshman year in 2017. She knew that she wanted to make a difference in the world and felt that the best way to do that would be to start her own club focused on raising awareness and creating change. Macy became the Founder, President, and Board Director of Power to Pakistan in which she plans and runs the annual pen pal exchange, creates promotional videos, operates all social media accounts, develops club marketing strategies, designs and runs fundraisers, updates the website, keeps track of finances, and conducts Board meetings. In school, she is involved in many clubs such as Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA), Student Athlete Leadership Training (SALT), and Mu Alpha Theta (Mathematics Honor Society). She also serves as the President of National Honor Society and National Business Honor Society. Macy is also engaged in athletics; she has been on the varsity cross-country running, alpine skiing, and tennis teams since her freshman year. 

Farida Ahmad

Advisor & Board Member

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In addition to being a Power to Pakistan Advisor and Board Director, Farida is also the CEO of Moqah Foundation. Farida has over 30 years of experience in education, teacher training, curriculum development, evaluation, and administration. Previously, as Director Programs at Value Resources (Pvt.) Limited she led training programs for CEOs and community mobilizers. She has held senior management positions at Westminster School and College and The Capital School. Farida has set up and managed free schools, through which she has gained familiarity with the local development realities and developed methods for relevant, responsive, and successful projects. Farida has also been engaged with various initiatives focused on women’s empowerment, livelihoods, and skills development. She is a graduate of Lahore College of Women University, Farida is also a certified trainer from Oxford Seminars, USA. 

Danielle Givens

Advisor & Board Member

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In addition to serving as a Power to Pakistan Advisor and Board Director, Danielle is also the Executive Director of the Marshall Direct Fund. Danielle brings more than 12 years of experience in International Development to Marshall Direct Fund; including fieldwork in Africa, the Middle East, Latin America and Eastern Europe. She began her international career in Peace Corps Romania as an Institution Development volunteer, assisting Caritas Petrosani and a national Gender and Development Committee. Most recently she was the International Program Director with the JC Flowers Foundation where she worked closely with implementing partners in malaria control and elimination on the borders of Angola/Namibia and Zambia/Zimbabwe. Danielle holds a Masters degree in International Development from the University of Denver and is the Power to Pakistan club advisor. 

Siraj Khan

Advisor & Board Member

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In addition to being a Power to Pakistan Advisor and Board Director, Siraj Khan also serves as the President of the Pakistan Association of Greater Boston (PAGB) and lives with his family in Hudson, Massachusetts. Siraj belongs to the world of finance, working for several multinationals. He has served in the global non-profit space on projects with USAID, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, and Malala Fund and has been recognized for his work in women empowerment, youth development, and the prevention of  HIV/AIDS. He is a connoisseur of South Asian film music, using art and culture in building bridges between people and boundaries. He has staged and directed successful concerts of performing arts and is a featured contributor to several publications. Siraj has earlier served as the President for PAGB from 2002 - 2004. 

Club Members

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Name
Participating Years
Yasmine Khan-Farooqi
2020-2021
Wesley Ferrell
2018-2019
Taiga Moore
2018-2019
Susette Campuzano
2020-2021
Storey Balko
2017-2021
Stella Sherlock
2019-2021
Sierra Zanier
2020-2021
Ronnie Bedford
2019-2021
Robert Holton
2019-2021
Regan Mitchell
2018-2019
Pearl Soderberg
2019-2021
Michaela Kenny
2019-2021
Mia Seltzer
2018-2019
Maya Schmidt
2020-201
Maya Abraham
2018-2019
Macy Hopkinson
2017-2021
Lydia Styslinger
2017-2021
Lindsey Heinecken
2018-2019
Laila Khan-Farooqi
2018-2021
Kylie Kenny
2017-2021
Kendall Clark
2017-2021
Kayla Tehrani
2020-2021
Kaelyn Kroeger
2019-2021
James Kelly
2018-2021
Sierra Zanier
2020-2021
Hannah Yeary
2017-2021
Ava Thornley
2017-2021
Kayla Tehrani
2020-2021
Lydia Styslinger
2017-2021
Chloe Springfield
2019-2020
Pearl Soderberg
2019-2021
Stella Sherlock
2019-2021
Edie Sherlock
2017-2021
Mia Seltzer
2018-2019
Maya Schmidt
2020-2021
Grace Romero
2020-2021
Abigail Plummer
2020-2021
Annika Nichols
2017-2021
Taiga Moore
2018-2019
Regan Mitchell
2018-2019
Eva McDonough
2017-2021
Flora Marolt
2020-2021
Emma Kuhn
2017-2021
Kaelyn Kroeger
2019-2021
Emily Kinney
2017-2021
Houston Kilby
2017-2019
Yasmine Khan-Farooqi
2020-2021
Laila Khan-Farooqi
2018-2021
Michaela Kenny
2019-2021
Kylie Kenny
2017-2021
James Kelly
2018-2021
Christian Kelly
2018-2021
Macy Hopkinson
2017-2021
Robert Holton
2019-2021
Gemma Hill
2018-2021
Lindsey Heinecken
2018-2019
Wesley Ferrell
2018-2019
Alex Engelmann
2018-2019
Casey Chesner
2018-2019
Bronwyn Chesner
2018-2020
Kendall Clark
2017-2021
Ava Cherry
2018-2021
CC Cassidy
2019-2020
Susette Campuzano
2020-2021
Arlet Campuzano
2020-2021
Elleana Bone
2019-2021
Ronnie Bedford
2019-2021
Storey Balko
2017-2021
Carolina Azevedo
2019-2021
Maya Abraham
2018-2019
Claire Anderson
2020-2021
Harper Axelman
2020-2021