Scholars Directory

The Flinn Scholars community is a dynamic group of some 625 individuals providing leadership on their campuses, in their professions, and in their communities across Arizona and far beyond. This directory introduces Scholars from the program’s first class in 1986 through the Class of 2018, including their high school, university, and field of study. Some records—based on alumni permission—also provide information on graduate studies, career path, and current residence.

  • Ajay Karpur

    Class:

    • 2012

    High School:

    • Mountain Pointe High School

    High School City:

    Phoenix

    University:

    • Arizona State University

    Field of Study:

    Electrical Engineering

    Job Title:

    Co-founder

    Job Field:

    Engineering

    Organization Name:

    Somatic Labs

    City:

    Phoenix

    State:

    Arizona

  • Ajit Divakaruni

    Class:

    • 2001

    High School:

    • Saguaro High School

    High School City:

    Scottsdale

    University:

    • University of Arizona

    Field of Study:

    Biochemistry and/or Biophysics; Molecular and Cellular Biology

    Graduate University:

    University of Cambridge

    Graduate Degree:

    Ph.D. Biochemistry

    Graduate Scholarships/Fellowships

    Marshall Scholarship; NSF Graduate Research Fellowship

    Job Title:

    Assistant Professor

    Job Field:

    Higher Education

    Organization Name:

    University of California, Los Angeles

    City:

    Los Angeles

    State:

    California

  • Ajit Itty

    Class:

    • 1999

    High School:

    • Gilbert High School

    High School City:

    Gilbert

    University:

    • University of Arizona

    Field of Study:

    Biochemistry and/or Biophysics; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Psychology

  • Alan Mackey

    Class:

    • 2006

    High School:

    • University High School

    High School City:

    Tucson

    University:

    • University of Arizona

    Field of Study:

    Mathematics; Economics

    Graduate University:

    University of California, Los Angeles

    Graduate Degree:

    Ph.D. Mathematics

    Job Title:

    Software Engineer/Research Scientist

    Job Field:

    Engineering

    Organization Name:

    Google

    City:

    Mountain View

    State:

    California

  • Alan Wang

    Class:

    • 2003

    High School:

    • Dobson High School

    High School City:

    Mesa

    University:

    • University of Arizona

    Field of Study:

    Biochemistry and/or Biophysics; Mathematics

    Graduate University:

    University of Arizona College of Medicine-Phoenix

    Graduate Degree:

    M.D.

    Job Title:

    Resident Physician

    Job Field:

    Medicine

    Organization Name:

    Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals

    City:

    Philadelphia

    State:

    Pennsylvania

  • Alberto Olivas

    Class:

    • 1991

    High School:

    • Buena High School

    High School City:

    Sierra Vista

    University:

    • Arizona State University

    Field of Study:

    Anthropology

    Graduate University:

    Northern Arizona University

    Graduate Degree:

    M.Ed.

    Job Title:

    Executive Director

    Job Field:

    Education

    Organization Name:

    ASU Congressman Pastor Center for Politics & Public Service

    City:

    Phoenix

    State:

    Arizona

  • Alden “Allie” Hill

    Class:

    • 2013

    High School:

    • BASIS Tucson North

    High School City:

    Tucson

    University:

    • University of Arizona

    Field of Study:

    Gender and Women's Studies

  • Alex Stoken

    Class:

    • 2015

    High School:

    • Mountain Pointe High School

    High School City:

    Phoenix

    University:

    • University of Arizona

    Field of Study:

    Physics; Mathematics; Economics

  • Alexander Barnes

    Class:

    • 2005

    High School:

    • Chaparral High School

    High School City:

    Scottsdale

    University:

    • Arizona State University

    Field of Study:

    Economics

  • Alexander Buckley

    Class:

    • 2014

    High School:

    • Red Mountain High School

    High School City:

    Mesa

    University:

    • Arizona State University

    Field of Study:

    Mechanical Engineering