Welcome to the Members Section

Here you'll find information about the people who make up Virginia Mock Trial, including current competitors, coaches and advisors, and program alumni. Tryouts are held at the beginning of the school year each fall. If you're interested in becoming a member of our program, please visit the Join page.

Executive Board


Liam Fineman

Executive Vice-President

Deniz Tunceli

Vice-President of Administration

Raahema Durrani


Dan Peale

Tournament Director

Sabrina Grandhi

Michelle Chmielewski
Hometown:Chicago, IL
Occupation:Student, Harvard Business School

Michelle is originally from Chicago, Illinois. She was a member of the program from 2007 until 2009. As a competitor, Michelle won five individual awards, including an All American attorney award at the 2009 National Championship Tournament. She also served as a team captain. After graduating from the McIntire School of Commerce, Michelle worked as a consultant for McKinsey and Company and attended Harvard Business School.

View Michelle's career individual awards by clicking here.