About Kairan

“Kairan”, a derivation from Japanese mythology, is a unicorn-like mythical creature that symbolizes human goodness.
This Samurai mural of Kairan at 1.5 years old was painted by San Francisco artist JasperFigueroa.

An extroverted learner with a passion for science and current events. An avid reader who enjoys Harry Potter and Neil DeGrasse Tyson. A fun and funny person who likes Pokemon, video games, magic tricks, Ellen DeGeneres, Stephen Colbert, traveling, and making friends.

Passions & Passtimes

Kairan is enjoying his double life! He attends a specialized secondary school in the San Francisco Bay Area while also pursuing Associate degrees in Math and Chemistry at a local college. Kairan has been featured on local, national, and international media outlets. He has been invited to join an Artificial Intelligence research collaboration with a Fortune 500 technology company.

Python, Kairan’s Programming Passion

Current Recognitions

  • Davidson Institute Young Scholar (Qualification requires tested IQ at or above 99.9th percentile)
  • Mu Alpha Theta
  • Alpha Gamma Sigma (Honor society of California Colleges System)
  • Johns Hopkins Center for Talented Youth (Qualification requires minimum score of 700 on SAT Math or Verbal before age 13)
  • Mensa