Scholars Directory

The Flinn Scholars community is a dynamic group of more than 650 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 2020, 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.

  • Adeel Yang

    Class:

    • 2004

    High School:

    • Chandler High School

    High School City:

    Chandler

    University:

    • University of Arizona

    Field of Study:

    Molecular and Cellular Biology; Economics

    Graduate University:

    University of Arizona College of Medicine

    Graduate Degree:

    M.D.

    Job Title:

    President

    Job Field:

    Education

    Organization Name:

    Picmonic

    City:

    New York

    State:

    New York

  • Mei “Michelle” Yang

    Class:

    • 1999

    High School:

    • Mountain Ridge High School

    High School City:

    Glendale

    University:

    • University of Arizona

    Field of Study:

    Global Studies

    Graduate University:

    University of Washington

    Graduate Degree:

    MBA

    Graduate Scholarships/Fellowships

    Puget Sound Business Journal Women of Influence Scholarship

    Job Title:

    Associate Producer

    Job Field:

    Marketing/Advertising/Design

    Organization Name:

    Starbucks

    City:

    Seattle

    State:

    Washington

  • Markus Yatskievych

    Class:

    • 1986

    High School:

    • Buena High School

    High School City:

    Sierra Vista

    University:

    • University of Arizona

    Field of Study:

    Engineering

  • Eric Yip

    Class:

    • 2000

    High School:

    • Horizon High School

    High School City:

    Scottsdale

    University:

    • University of Arizona

    Field of Study:

    Ecology and/or Conservation Biology

  • Allyson Yoder

    Class:

    • 2012

    High School:

    • University High School

    High School City:

    Tucson

    University:

    • Arizona State University

    Field of Study:

    Dance; English

  • Alicia Williams Young

    Class:

    • 1995

    High School:

    • University High School

    High School City:

    Tucson

    University:

    • University of Arizona

    Field of Study:

    Accounting; Computer and/or Management Information Systems

  • Ka Chun Yu

    Class:

    • 1988

    High School:

    • Rincon High School

    High School City:

    Tucson

    University:

    • University of Arizona

    Field of Study:

    Physics; Astronomy and/or Astrophysics

    Graduate University:

    University of Colorado, Boulder

    Graduate Degree:

    Ph.D.

    Job Title:

    Curator of Space Science

    Job Field:

    Education

    Organization Name:

    Denver Museum of Nature & Science

    City:

    Denver

    State:

    Colorado

  • Sara Zervos (Knutson)

    Class:

    • 1987

    High School:

    • Mountain View High School-Mesa

    High School City:

    Mesa

    University:

    • Arizona State University

    Field of Study:

    Economics

    Graduate University:

    University of Rochester

    Graduate Degree:

    Ph.D. Economics

    Job Title:

    CEO

    Job Field:

    Economist/Social Media/Education

    Organization Name:

    BizzyChicks

    City:

    Marina del Rey

    State:

    California

  • Maggie Zheng

    Class:

    • 2016

    High School:

    • University High School

    High School City:

    Tucson

    University:

    • Arizona State University

    Field of Study:

    Supply Chain Management; Biomedical Sciences; Chinese Language and Culture

  • Jonathan Zia

    Class:

    • 2012

    High School:

    • Millennium High School

    High School City:

    Goodyear

    University:

    • Arizona State University

    Field of Study:

    Business; Electrical Engineering; Chinese