Teal was born and raised in Oahu, Hawaii, and graduated from Henry J. Kaiser High School. She is currently enrolled as a sophomore at Kapiolani Community College where she spends most of her time at the STEM center to study, as well as working as a peer mentor in math, chemistry, and physics. She plans to transfer to UH Manoa to pursue a degree in electrical engineering. In some shape or form, she wants to give back to her community through education and learning about sustainable solutions. She enjoys going to the gym, having adventures, being in nature, and talking about math-related subjects. 

Home Island: Oahu

High School: Henry J. Kaiser High School.

Institution when accepted: Kapiolani Community College

Project Site: Hawai‘i Electric Light Company: HELCO, Hilo HI

Mentor: Leanne King

Project Abstract:

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