Maya Patt is completing her freshman year at Hall High School in West Hartford, Connecticut. Maya works as a teaching assistant at Beth El Hebrew school. She was selected and participated in the National Conference for Community and Justice (NCCJ) Bridges, a program designed to reduce prejudice among high school students. In her free time, Maya likes to run cross country and track and enjoys acting in local theater productions. She is currently working towards her seal of biliteracy in Spanish.