Madeleine Assaad is a sophomore at Langley High School in McLean, Virginia. She is an avid writer and musician, in addition to being a lover of the arts. She speaks French and enjoys international travel as well as experiencing new cultures across the globe. In college, she hopes to study astrobiology and mathematics. During her internship at HANDS, Madeleine has been working to organize a platform on Etsy for HANDS to sell Egyptian handicrafts.