Scholars Directory

The Flinn Scholars community is a dynamic group of nearly 700 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 2022, 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.

  • Jonathon Barkl

    Class:

    • 2015

    High School:

    • Sandra Day O'Connor High School

    High School City:

    Phoenix

    University:

    • Arizona State University

    Field of Study:

    Physics; Economics

    Job Title:

    President & CEO

    Organization Name:

    AirGarage

    City:

    San Francisco

    State:

    CA

  • Alexander Barnes, M.D.

    Class:

    • 2005

    High School:

    • Chaparral High School

    High School City:

    Scottsdale

    University:

    • Arizona State University

    Field of Study:

    Economics

    Graduate University:

    Tufts University

    Graduate Degree:

    M.D.

    Job Field:

    Graduate School

    Job Title:

    Ophthalmologist

    Organization Name:

    Florida Retina Institute

    City:

    Orlando

    State:

    FL

  • Jack Barnes

    Class:

    • 1995

    High School:

    • Brophy College Preparatory

    High School City:

    Phoenix

    University:

    • University of Arizona

    Field of Study:

    Economics; Spanish

    Graduate University:

    Instituto de Empresa

    Graduate Degree:

    M.B.A. Business Administration

    Graduate Scholarships/Fellowships

    Fulbright

    Job Field:

    Management, Business, and Finance - Consulting

    Job Title:

    President

    Organization Name:

    J&J Advisory, Inc.

    City:

    Miami

    State:

    FL

  • Michael Barnes

    Class:

    • 2004

    High School:

    • Salpointe Catholic High School

    High School City:

    Tucson

    University:

    • University of Arizona

    Field of Study:

    Ecology and Evolutionary Biology; Hydrology and Water Resources

    Job Field:

    Life, Physical, and Social Science - Agriculture

    Job Title:

    Staff Research Assistant, Center for Urban Environmental Research and Education

    Organization Name:

    University of Maryland, Baltimore County

    City:

    Flagstaff

    State:

    AZ

  • Trevor Barroero, D.M.A.

    Class:

    • 2012

    High School:

    • Ironwood Ridge High School

    High School City:

    Oro Valley

    University:

    • University of Arizona

    Field of Study:

    Percussion Performance

    Graduate University:

    University of Georgia

    Graduate Degree:

    M.M. Percussion Performance

    Graduate University:

    University of Georgia

    Graduate Degree:

    D.M.A. Percussion Performance

    Job Field:

    Arts and Communication - Music

    Job Title:

    Principal Percussionist

    Organization Name:

    Tucson Symphony Orchestra

    City:

    Athens

    State:

    GA

  • Raina Bartlett (Wagner), J.D.

    Class:

    • 1991

    High School:

    • University High School

    High School City:

    Tucson

    University:

    • University of Arizona

    Field of Study:

    Journalism; History

    Graduate University:

    University of Arizona

    Graduate Degree:

    M.F.A. Creative Writing

    Graduate University:

    University of Arizona

    Graduate Degree:

    J.D.

    Job Field:

    Law - Counsel

    Job Title:

    Attorney

    Organization Name:

    K&L Gates LLP

    City:

    Seattle

    State:

    WA

  • Ian Barton

    Class:

    • 2014

    High School:

    • Nogales High School

    High School City:

    Nogales

    University:

    • University of Arizona

    Field of Study:

    Accounting; Finance

    Graduate University:

    University of Notre Dame

    Graduate Degree:

    M.B.A. Business Analytics, Corporate Finance, and Business Strategy

    Job Field:

    Management, Business, and Finance - Marketing

    Job Title:

    Senior Recruiting Coordinator

    Organization Name:

    Next College Student Athlete (NCSA)

    City:

    Mishawaka

    State:

    IN

  • Jacob Batsell

    Class:

    • 1992

    High School:

    • Prescott High School

    High School City:

    Prescott

    University:

    • Arizona State University

    Field of Study:

    Journalism

    Graduate University:

    University of Texas at Austin

    Graduate Degree:

    M.A. Government (Comparative Politics)

    Job Field:

    Arts and Communication - Journalism

    Job Title:

    Associate Professor and O'Neil Chair in Business Journalism, Division of Journalism

    Organization Name:

    Southern Methodist University

    City:

    Dallas

    State:

    TX

  • Jason Bautista Pejay

    Class:

    • 2019

    High School:

    • Tempe High School

    High School City:

    Tempe

    University:

    • Arizona State University

    Field of Study:

    Anthropology B.A

    City:

    Tempe

    State:

    AZ

  • Astrid Bell

    Class:

    • 2022

    High School:

    • Northland Preparatory Academy

    High School City:

    Flagstaff

    University:

    • University of Arizona

    Field of Study:

    Molecular and Cellular Biology

    City:

    Flagstaff

    State:

    AZ