Scholars Directory

The Flinn Scholars community is a dynamic group of more than 600 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 2017, 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.

  • Aaron Cain

    Class:

    • 1997

    High School:

    • Marcos de Niza High School

    High School City:

    Tempe

    University:

    • Arizona State University

    Field of Study:

    Finance; Economics

  • Aaron Stout

    Class:

    • 2002

    High School:

    • Desert Vista High School

    High School City:

    Phoenix

    University:

    • University of Arizona

    Field of Study:

    Computer Engineering and/or Computer Science

    Job Title:

    Senior Software Engineer

    Job Field:

    Information Technology

    Organization Name:

    Microsoft Corporation

    City:

    Kirkland

    State:

    Washington

  • Abhijay Murugesan

    Class:

    • 2015

    High School:

    • Cibola High School

    High School City:

    Yuma

    University:

    • University of Arizona

    Field of Study:

    Public Health; Molecular and Cellular Biology

  • Adam “AJ” Morales

    Class:

    • 1997

    High School:

    • Cibola High School

    High School City:

    Yuma

    University:

    • Arizona State University

    Field of Study:

    Theater Arts and/or Acting

    Graduate University:

    New York University

    Graduate Degree:

    M.F.A. in Dramatic Writing

    Job Title:

    Creative Director

    Job Field:

    Game Development

    Organization Name:

    Ubisoft

    City:

    Halifax

    State:

    Nova Scotia

    State:

    Canada

  • Adam Martinez

    Class:

    • 2009

    High School:

    • Cibola High School

    High School City:

    Yuma

    University:

    • Arizona State University

    Field of Study:

    Mathematics

    Graduate University:

    University of Arizona

    Graduate Degree:

    M.S. Applied Mathematics

    Graduate University:

    University of Arizona

    Graduate Scholarships/Fellowships

    National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship

    Job Title:

    Staff Accountant

    Job Field:

    Accounting

    Organization Name:

    KPMG, LLP

    City:

    Tucson

    State:

    Arizona

  • Adam Talenfeld

    Class:

    • 1994

    High School:

    • Westwood High School

    High School City:

    Mesa

    University:

    • University of Arizona

    Field of Study:

    Economics; Spanish; Molecular and Cellular Biology

  • 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

  • Adrienne Engholm (Contos)

    Class:

    • 2005

    High School:

    • Prescott High School

    High School City:

    Prescott

    University:

    • University of Arizona

    Field of Study:

    Sociology; Studio Art

    Graduate University:

    California State University, Long Beach

    Graduate Degree:

    Second Bachelors, Mechanical Engineering

    Job Title:

    777X Product Support Engineer

    Job Field:

    Engineering

    City:

    Lynnwood

    State:

    Washington

  • Aidan McGirr

    Class:

    • 2016

    High School:

    • Anthem Preparatory Academy

    High School City:

    Phoenix

    University:

    • Arizona State University

    Field of Study:

    Earth and Space Exploration (Astrophysics)

  • Aidan Schneider

    Class:

    • 2014

    High School:

    • Northland Preparatory Academy

    High School City:

    Flagstaff

    University:

    • Arizona State University

    Field of Study:

    Finance; Molecular Biosciences and Biotechnology