Presidential Scholars Program 2006 Scholars

May 2006
[*] An asterisk indicates a Presidential Scholar in the Arts. Alabama AL - Anniston - Amanda R. Long, Oxford High School AL - Birmingham - [ * ] Sarah C. Campbell, Alabama School of Fine Arts AL - Birmingham - Adam M. Trettel, Briarwood Christian High School AL - Huntsville - Kelly M. McConnaughey, Virgil I. Grissom High School Alaska AK - Anchorage - Jennifer M. Blankenship, A. J. Dimond High School AK - Chugiak - Matthew N. Smith, Chugiak High School Americans Abroad AE - FPO - Brendan D. O'Callaghan, Naples American High School AE - FPO - Lillian R. Pecoraro, London Central High School Arizona AZ - Paradise Valley - Judith E. Fan, Chaparral High School AZ - Tucson - James C. Liu, University High School Arkansas AR - Batesville - Tice P. Brown, Batesville High School AR - Little Rock - Faye Zhao, Central High School California CA - Arroyo Grande - Sahand Moarefy, Arroyo Grande High School CA - Berkeley - [ * ] Russell Buss, Berkeley High School CA - Davis - Cynthia X. He, Davis Senior High School CA - Oak Park - [ * ] Sean Chen, Oak Park High School CA - San Marino - Christopher T. Chen, Polytechnic School CA - Solvang - [ * ] Steven Wilson, Santa Ynez Valley Union High School CA - Sunnyvale - [ * ] Samantha T. Fang, Harker School CA - Thousand Oaks - Steven Y. Sun, Thousand Oaks High School Colorado CO - Centennial - Christine M. Levy, Cherry Creek High School CO - Englewood - Nicholas S. Golinvaux, Cherry Creek High School Connecticut CT - East Lyme - Raj G. Ranade, East Lyme High School CT - Woodbridge - Amy G. Steinmetz, Amity Regional Senior High School

Delaware DE - Hockessin - Irene Lee, Charter School of Wilmington DE - Newark - Eliot D. Sun, Charter School of Wilmington District of Columbia DC - Washington - Thomas J. Blemaster, St. Alban's School DC - Washington - Laura A. Zax, Georgetown Day School Florida FL - Hollywood - [ * ] Krista Ettlinger, St. Thomas Aquinas High School FL - Melbourne Beach - Shiv M. Gaglani, West Shore Junior/Senior High School FL - Miami - Alexandra C. Villasante, Carrollton Sacred Heart FL - Tampa - Steven L. Robertson, Vivian Gaither High School FL - Winter Park - [ * ] Caitlin Kimball, Bishop Moore Catholic High School Georgia GA - Macon - Sameer G. Gupta, Central High School GA - Norcross - Carmen I. Rodriguez, Norcross High School Hawaii HI - Honolulu - Scott M. Seki, Punahou School HI - Kula - Tiffany L. Yee, Kamehameha Secondary School-Maui Idaho ID - Blackfoot - Rachel A. Esplin, Blackfoot High School ID - Boise - Joshua R. Archibald-Seiffer, Timberline High School ID - Pocatello - Aman Prasad, Century High School Illinois IL - Glencoe - Samuel J. Stone, New Trier Township High School IL - Long Grove - Michele D. Trickey, Adlai E. Stevenson High School Indiana IN - Granger - Neehar N. Garg, St. Joseph's High School IN - Indianapolis - Laura B. Marcus, North Central High School Iowa IA - Ames - Sarah J. Gidlewski, Ames High School IA - Dubuque - Stephen J. Longfield, Hempstead High School IA - West Des Moines - Tracey C. Shi, Valley High School Kansas KS - Overland Park - Tianxiang Lu, Blue Valley North High School KS - Topeka - Erin L. Risch, Shawnee Heights Senior High School

Kentucky KY - Covington - Ashley N. Brisco, Covington Latin School KY - Ft. Mitchell - Rebecca P. Allen, Beechwood High School KY - Mayfield - Joseph D. Moore, Graves County High School Louisiana LA - Kenner - Michael A. Puente, Jesuit High School LA - New Orleans - Cindy C. Cheng, Bullis School Maine ME - Camden - Allyson K. Ettinger, Camden Hills Regional High School ME - Kennebunk - Charles A. Frentz, Phillips Academy Maryland MD - Baltimore - [ * ] Shalita F. Grant, Baltimore School for the Arts MD - Linthicum - Nathan L. Giles, North County High School MD - Potomac - Mihan R. Lee, Georgetown Day School MD - Potomac - Kristen E. Manderscheid, Stone Ridge School of the Sacred Heart MD - Reisterstown - Alex J. Trazkovich, The Park School of Baltimore Massachusetts MA - Newton - Leigh A. Soares, Newton South High School MA - Williamstown - Kejia Tang, Mt. Greylock Regional High School Michigan MI - Grosse Pointe Shores - Ruvani W. Fonseka, Grosse Pointe North High School MI - Kalamazoo - [ * ] Tyler B. Hodges, Interlochen Arts Academy MI - Northville - John C. Zhou, Detroit Country Day School Minnesota MN - Baxter - Jason M. Houle, Brainerd Senior High School MN - Mendota Heights - Breanna R. Zarmbinski, St. Paul Academy and Summit School Mississippi MS - Brandon - Analise B. Jenkins, Jackson Preparatory School MS - Jackson - Caleb M. Graham, Jackson Academy Missouri MO - Lee's Summit - Noel D. Ottman, Lee's Summit North High School MO - St. Louis - James A. Benecke, Mary Institute and St. Louis Country Day School Montana MT - Billings - Michael C. Hughes, Billings Senior High School MT - Townsend - Shannon K. Flynn, Broadwater High School

Nebraska NE - Lincoln - Sally L. Hudson, Lincoln East High School NE - Omaha - Corey J. Georgesen, Creighton Preparatory School Nevada NV - Henderson - Cameron S. Ball, Coronado High School NV - Las Vegas - Shipra De, Green Valley High School New Hampshire NH - Hollis - Quentin E. Smith, Lawrence Academy at Groton NH - Portsmouth - Laura H. Tabor, Phillips Exeter Academy New Jersey NJ - Marlboro - Jamie Hwang, Marlboro High School NJ - Mendham - Victoria E. Lee, West Morris Mendham High School NJ - Pittsgrove - Shaun A. Mills, Arthur P. Schalick High School New Mexico NM - Albuquerque - Margaret A. Snell, Albuquerque High School NM - Gallup - Eric J. Smith, Gallup High School NM - Melrose - Casey J. Estes, Melrose High School New York NY - Dobbs Ferry - Audrey M. Lackner, Dobbs Ferry High School NY - Mt. Vernon - Natalia I. Irizarry, Horace Mann School NY - Pleasantville - Jesse S. Horwitz, Byram Hills High School NY - Wading River - [ * ] Elizabeth R. Fayette, Shoreham-Wading River High School North Carolina NC - Cary - Robert H. Smithson, Cary Academy NC - Matthews - Meredith L. York, Providence Day School NC - Shelby - Jennifer D. Claytor, Shelby High School North Dakota ND - Fargo - Joanna A. Jan, North High School ND - Hope - James E. Baldwin, May-Port CG High School Ohio OH - Kent - Mariam Rahmani, Theodore Roosevelt High School OH - Mayfield Heights - Alexander Gribov, Mayfield High School OH - Upper Arlington - Jennifer J. Chen, Upper Arlington High School Oklahoma OK - Claremore - Robert A. Clark, Claremore High School OK - Tulsa - Kaitlin H. Butler, Booker T. Washington High School

Oregon OR - Corvallis - Amy J. Kwon, Crescent Valley High School OR - West Linn - Matthew J. Rognlie, West Linn High School Pennsylvania PA - Greensburg - [ * ] Rachel E. Mans, Greensburg Central Catholic High School PA - Philadelphia - [ * ] Amelia Pedlow, Nazareth Academy PA - Pittsburgh - [ * ] Garrett M. Coleman, Central Catholic High School PA - State College - Angela Yen, State College Area High School PA - Yardley - Gage R. Caligaris, The Lawrenceville School Puerto Rico PR - Arecibo - Stefanie A. Sulzer, Colegio Nuestra Senora del Carmen PR - Guaynabo - Roberto Ferdman, St. John's School Rhode Island RI - Barrington - Stephanie T. Le, Barrington High School RI - Barrington - Joseph P. Zimmerman, Barrington High School South Carolina SC - Columbia - Gurjeet S. Guram, Irmo High School SC - Columbia - Katherine E. Niehaus, Spring Valley High School South Dakota SD - De Smet - Allison J. La Fave, De Smet High School SD - Rapid City - Mitchell A. Rodriguez, St. Thomas More High School Tennessee TN - Bartlett - Katie C. Friedman, Saint Mary's Episcopal School TN - Memphis - Laura B. Kaplan, Saint Mary's Episcopal School TN - Nashville - Brandon A. Berger, University School of Nashville Texas TX - Bellaire - [ * ] Rachel Goss, The High School for Performing & Visual Arts TX - Cedar Hill - [ * ] Jonathan M. Campbell, Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing & Visual Arts TX - College Station - Jessica S. Wang, A&M Consolidated High School TX - Dallas - [ * ] Jason C. Sanford, St. Mark's School of Texas TX - Houston - [ * ] Tassity Johnson, The High School for Performing & Visual Arts TX - Houston - [ * ] Eloise B. Santa Maria, The High School for Performing & Visual Arts TX - Plano - Jeffrey D. Nanney, Plano East Senior High School TX - San Antonio - [ * ] Rafael A. Moras, Douglas MacArthur High School Utah UT - Logan - Koning Shen, Logan High School

UT - Salt Lake City - Tariq A. Musa, Skyline High School Vermont VT - Middlesex - Katherine F. Feldman, U-32 Junior/Senior High School VT - South Hero - Ian M. Rousseau, Essex High School Virginia VA - Centreville - Lisa M. Marrone, Thomas Jefferson High School for Science & Technology VA - Chesterfield - Xun Zhou, Maggie L. Walker Governor's School Washington WA - Bellevue - Jane S. Jiang, Lakeside School WA - Bellevue - Kevin Lin, Newport High School West Virginia WV - Huntington - Andrew L. Bolano, Covenant High School WV - Hurricane - Linda Yao, Hurricane High School Wisconsin WI - Cedarburg - Nathaniel D. Little, Cedarburg Senior High School WI - Waukesha - Theresa C. Anderson, Catholic Memorial High School WI - Wauwatosa - [ * ] Grace E. Weber, Pius XI High School Wyoming WY - Rock Springs - Gregory S. Griffith, Rock Springs High School WY - Veteran - Brittany M. Epler, Southeast Goshen County High School