As a Junior at Thomas S. Wootton High School, Malini has been coding since her freshmen year of high school, allowing her to learn both C++ and Java. In addition to her fervor for coding, Malini is currently the Chair of Rocketry in Explorer Post 1010. Last year, she guided her teammates in becoming the Maryland representative at TARC Nationals. For the upcoming year, Malini plans to not only attend Nationals as a Maryland representative but Worlds as the USA's representative as well. In the future, Malini plans have a career in the STEM field.