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.

  • Cole Wirpel

    Class:

    • 2007

    High School:

    • Rio Rico High School

    High School City:

    Rio Rico

    University:

    • Arizona State University

    Field of Study:

    Global Studies; Political Science

    Graduate Scholarships/Fellowships

    NSEP

    Job Field:

    Business Management - Management Consulting

    Job Title:

    Associate Partner

    Organization Name:

    McKinsey & Company

    City:

    Atlanta

    State:

    GA

  • Stanley Wong

    Class:

    • 2017

    High School:

    • University High School

    High School City:

    Tucson

    University:

    • University of Arizona

    Field of Study:

    Chemical Engineering

    Graduate University:

    University of Arizona

    Graduate Degree:

    M.S. Environmental Engineering

    Job Title:

    Energy Engineer

    Organization Name:

    ETC Group

    City:

    Phoenix

    State:

    AZ

  • Jeanne Woodbury

    Class:

    • 2012

    High School:

    • Homeschooled

    High School City:

    Tempe

    Field of Study:

    Mathematics

    Job Field:

    Politics

    Job Title:

    Development Manager

    Organization Name:

    Puente Human Rights Movement

    City:

    Phoenix

    State:

    AZ

  • Jeanne Woodbury

    Class:

    • 2012

    High School:

    • Homeschooled

    High School City:

    Tempe

    University:

    • Arizona State University

    Field of Study:

    Computer Science; Mathematics

    Job Field:

    Politics

    Job Title:

    IT and digital media

    Organization Name:

    Equality Arizona

    City:

    Chandler

    State:

    AZ

  • Augustus Woodrow-Tomizuka

    Class:

    • 2013

    High School:

    • Sonoran Science Academy

    High School City:

    Tucson

    University:

    • University of Arizona

    Field of Study:

    Classical Guitar Performance

    Job Title:

    Musician

    Organization Name:

    Self-employed

    City:

    Tucson

    State:

    AZ

  • Ke Wu, J.D.

    Class:

    • 2006

    High School:

    • University High School

    High School City:

    Tucson

    University:

    • Arizona State University

    Field of Study:

    Biochemistry

    Graduate University:

    New York University

    Graduate Degree:

    J.D.

    Graduate University:

    University of Cambridge

    Graduate Degree:

    M.Phil. Education

    Graduate Scholarships/Fellowships

    Fulbright; Gates Cambridge

    Job Field:

    Education

    Job Title:

    co-founder

    Organization Name:

    Systems Design Lab LLC

    City:

    Oakland

    State:

    CA

  • Tina Wu, M.D. M.B.A.

    Class:

    • 1998

    High School:

    • Ironwood High School

    High School City:

    Glendale

    University:

    • University of Arizona

    Field of Study:

    Molecular and Cellular Biology; Psychology

    Graduate University:

    Harvard University

    Graduate Degree:

    M.B.A. General Management

    Graduate University:

    University of California - Los Angeles (UCLA)

    Graduate Degree:

    M.D.

    Graduate Scholarships/Fellowships

    NSEP

    Job Field:

    Medicine - Emergency

    Job Title:

    Chief medical officer, Emergency Department

    Organization Name:

    Healthcare Startup

    City:

    New York

    State:

    NY

  • Jason Xu, Ph.D.

    Class:

    • 2008

    High School:

    • Ironwood Ridge High School

    High School City:

    Tucson

    University:

    • Arizona State University

    Field of Study:

    Mathematics

    Graduate University:

    University of Washington

    Graduate Degree:

    M.S.; Ph.D. Statistics

    Job Field:

    Higher Education - Mathematics

    Job Title:

    Assistant Professor, Statistical Science

    Organization Name:

    Duke University

    City:

    Durham

    State:

    NC

  • Jimmy Xu

    Class:

    • 2014

    High School:

    • Hamilton High School

    High School City:

    Chandler

    University:

    • University of Arizona

    Field of Study:

    Chemical Engineering; Molecular Biosciences

    Graduate University:

    University of California - Los Angeles (UCLA)

    Graduate Degree:

    M.S. Chemical Engineering

    Job Field:

    Engineering - Chemical

    Job Title:

    Associate R&D Process Scientist

    Organization Name:

    StimLabs

    City:

    Atlanta

    State:

    GA

  • Jason Yan, M.D.

    Class:

    • 2003

    High School:

    • Dobson High School

    High School City:

    Mesa

    University:

    • University of Arizona

    Field of Study:

    Microbiology

    Graduate University:

    University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson

    Graduate Degree:

    M.D.

    Job Field:

    Medicine - Emergency

    Job Title:

    Resident Physician, Emergency Medicine

    Organization Name:

    New York Presbyterian Hospital

    City:

    New York

    State:

    NY