Douglas Shao is seventeen years old, born in Thousand Oaks, California. He is a junior at Westlake High School. His hobbies include piano, baking, and musical theatre. On the weekends, one can either find him consuming copious amounts of ice cream or going on a run. Douglas is also a member of the Thousand Oaks Youth Commission, which organizes several events and programs for local youth in the city. In his sophomore year, he also helped establish a gender equality club at his high school. Aside from this, he loves to make others laugh with random stories, and aspires to meet Beyoncé before he dies.