Laasya Gaddipati is part of the Ridge High School class of 2021 in Basking Ridge. Laasya has been awarded the state championship at the NJSDL state tournament for DUO Interpretation. She has also been a national qualifier for three consecutive years. At Ridge, she is a member of the National Art Honors Society and as an executive board member of the NPO Let’s Go Dosomething.org, she aids in hosting annual medical camps in various countries. As a professional Indian Classical dancer, she fundraises for the Anschutz Epilepsy foundation annually. Laasya gives performances and competes internationally in dance. She is an avid reader, enjoys painting in her free time, and loves travelling. Laasya has been a proud member of the Ridge Forensics team since her freshman year. She plans to take the premed track in college and become a cardiac surgeon.