Rachel Brooks

Rachel Brooks, the founder of Securing Safe Food, is a high school senior in Trumbull, CT. She’s allergic to milk, eggs, peanuts, and tree nuts, and also avoids gluten. She also loves to conduct biomedical research and write poetry.

Sydney Hankin

Sydney Hankin is a sophomore in high school in New York, NY. She is allergic to peanuts, tree nuts, raw egg, and sesame seeds. In her free time, she likes to play piano and fiddle, read novels, and bake bread.

Jacqueline See-Tho

Jacqueline See-Tho is a 15-year-old high school sophomore from Palo Alto, CA. She has lived with food allergies of eggs, milk, tree nuts, and peanuts for her entire life. Among other things, she loves to cook, travel, dance, sing, read, and write.

Gabriella DiGiovanni

Gabriella DiGiovanni is from Wayne, NJ and is a high school sophomore, and she is allergic to some tree nuts, peanuts, and some raw fruits/vegetables. She enjoys playing soccer, hanging out with her friends, and baking. 

Sara Hangtan

My name is Sara Hantgan and I am allergic to dairy, sesame, tree nuts, avocado, banana, mustard, and mango. I am a (rising) senior in high school from Westchester, NY and am a competitive cheerleader. I also love to bake with allergy friendly alternatives, hang out with friends, and bullet journal in my free time.