Jaden Taher is a junior at The Bolles School. He has been volunteering for JaxTHRIVE for over two years, and enjoys supporting refugee students. He is the Editor-in-Chief of JaxTHRIVE’s newsletter, “Connected @ JaxTHRIVE”, which aims to celebrate all of the diversity that JaxTHRIVE is home to, and unite all members of the JaxTHRIVE community through the power of personal story telling. A former writer on his school newspaper, he placed in the Florida-Times Union contest for best Features/Review Writing. He additionally serves as JaxTHRIVE’s App Developer. Jaden hopes to simplify the learning process through an app that facilitates tutor-student communication. Jaden enjoys making friends from other cultures and immersing him in foreign languages. Jaden additionally serves as the co-president of Bolles’ Student Global Connections Committee, which aims to connect Bolles students to the world. Jaden is also an avid reader, pianist, and a varsity swimmer on the Bolles Sharks Swimming Team.