HANNAH CONTRERAS

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Hannah Contreras, a junior from Wellesley College/MIT, is concentrating in Biochemistry/Theoretical Mathematics. As an undergraduate, she conducts research in biomedical engineering for the Langer Lab, MIT. 

She studied George Balanchine classical ballet under Ballet Masters: Mario Nugara, City of Angels Ballet (CAB) and Thordal Christensen, Los Angeles Ballet (LAB) & Ballet Mistresses: Jill Voznick, Inland Pacific Ballet (IPB) and Maria Vegh, Inland Pacific Ballet (IPB). 

She's proud to spend her time playing to the beat of her own drum for the Harvard University Band. She has also developed her skills as a percussionist for Harvard-Radcliffe Gilbert & Sullivan Orchestra under the guidance of the Boston Symphony Orchestra, Principal Timpanist and Wellesley College Professor, Craig McNutt. 

She's honored to be singing for the 25th anniversary production of Le Nozze di Figaro. 

Upon graduation, Ms. Contreras plans to pursue an MD/PhD.