STate Leads

Our state team leads keep Project TEAL running in their respective localities. Learn a bit more about each team below!


Grant Summar

Tennessee State Lead

Jack Lakis

Georgia State Lead

Humzah Ahmad

Texas State Lead


Jacob Shirazi

New York State Lead


Sriman Tipirneni

Illinois State Lead

Project TEAL's National Team works to develop the national framework for education and advocacy programs.

State Leads Team

Project TEAL's State Leads establish task forces in their respective state to carry out partnerships, organize statewide campaigns, and work with school districts.