Manaswi Maddipatti

3400 Mount Pisgah Way, Cary NC 27519 (919) 888-9783


American University, Washington DC                                                                                            May 2024

Bachelor of Arts: Political Science

Undergraduate Certificate in Advanced Leadership Studies from the SPA Leadership Program

Panther Creek High School, Cary, NC                                                                                            June 2020


Sri Venkateswara Temple                                                                                   Morrisville, NC

Volunteer                                                                                                                 (2012 – Present)

  • Photograph important events at the temple for the temple Instagram
  • Design Instagram posts detailing the religious significance behind certain traditions
  • Help devotees with purchases of food or gifts using the POS system
  • Answer devotees phone calls concerning temple operations

Model United Nations                                                                                                         Cary, NC

Treasurer, Member                                                                                             (August 2019 – June 2020)

  • Planned fundraisers, such as selling chocolates or car washes, to cover trip costs
  • Trained members on parliamentary procedures and public speaking
  • Helped club advisor with the collection of trip dues

PCHS Girl Up                                                                                                                         Cary, NC

President, Founder                                                                                              (August 2017 – June 2020)

  • Founded a Girl Up club at our high school
  • Designed posters and gifts to empower girls and female teachers in our school
  • Organized meetings where members would learn and discuss current issues surrounding women’s rights and equality around the world
  • Encouraged involvement by delegating tasks to other board members

Senator Erica Smith Campaign for NC Senate                                                                     Cary, NC

Intern                                                                                                          July 2019 – September 2019

  • Researched representatives for organizations in each county in North Carolina
  • Consolidated representatives’ contacts into Excel sheets for easy access


Swaraveena School of Music                                                                                    Durham, NC

Student                                                                                                                     (2012 – Present)

  • Learn a classical instrument known as a veena (originally from India)
  • Preforms at musical events and the temple in celebration of Hindu gods
  • Attend classes weekly

Geetha Ganeshan School of Music                                                                      Morrisville, NC

Student                                                                                                                     (2012 – Present)

  • Learn Carnatic music (a form of music from India, sung in devotion to Hindu gods)
  • Participate in weekly bhajans at the temple
  • Attend classes weekly


Skills: Microsoft Office, Adobe Photoshop, Social Media (Instagram), Canva

Languages: Spanish (intermediate), Telugu (intermediate)


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