Baelul is a senior at Meade High School in Anne Arundel County. She is very involved in extracurriculars, holding leadership positions in activities such as President of the National Honor Society, Class Vice President, and co-captain of the lacrosse team. In the summer, Baelul volunteers at a nursing home assisting the elderly with their daily tasks. Baelul’s favorite subject is math and was a participant in the PLTW engineering program at Meade. Baelul plans to study computer science or computer engineering in college. Her goal is to develop technology that will impact the societies of the developing world. Baelul also wants to be a role model for other girls pursuing engineering and use her experience to encourage other girls to pursue the STEM field. In her future, Baelul sees herself achieving these goals, as well as working at the NSA or a major tech company such as Google.