Directors of Membership

Marc Ramrekha is a senior at HPHS and one of the directors of Mentorship and Membership. He enjoys going on long drives, watching House of Cards, and listening to music, some of his favorite bands being Highly Suspect and Story of the Year. He also hopes to become the youngest person elected to the Senate since Joe Biden.


Sophia McDermott-Hughes is a junior and an officer of mentorship and membership. She is also the president of the Environmental Club,  Assistant Editor in Chief of the Fling, and plays soccer for the school team. In her spare time, she enjoys writing poetry, hiking, and chasing after people until they agree to join at least one of her clubs.




Director of Program Development

Olivia Estes is a senior at Highland Park High School and Director of Program Development for the Highland Park Model UN/Congress Club. Outside of MUN/C, she loves to hang out with the Women’s Issues Club (that meets every Friday at lunch), participates in Student Government, and does Mock Trial. Olivia also enjoys singing really loudly, camp, binge  watching romantic comedies on Netflix, and laughing at her own jokes.

Marzia Karim is a junior at Highland Park High School and Director of Program Development for the Highland Park Model UN/Congress Club. Outside of MUN/C, she is either working with the board of health, at work, or painting. She looks forwards to helping the club improve for all members, future and present.”



Director of Communications

Elan Isaacson is a junior at Highland Park High School and the Director of Communications for the Highland Park Model UN/Congress club. Elan runs lights for the high school drama productions and plays soccer and enjoys watching Arrested Development, as well as listening to the musical mastermind that is Taylor Swift.



Directors of Debates

Julia Liebell-McLean is a senior at Highland Park High School and one of the Directors of Debate for the HP Model UN/Congress Club. She is also an active member of Mock Trial, Environmental Club, and Student Government. Julia loves speaking and reading French, watching football (Go Packers!), and scrapbooking.



Adelina Branescu is a senior at Highland Park High School and one of this year’s Director for Debate. She has been a part HP Model UN/Congress since 9th grade and is excited to come back for her fourth year! When she isn’t busy Model UN-ing (that’s totally a word, she says) she is busy terrorizing witnesses at Mock Trial, working in a plant lab at Rutgers, or working with the town’s Board of Health (to make sure HPHS stays super healthy). In her free time, she’s probably watching Game of Thrones, listening to music, or bugging Liv Estes