2020 Gold Medalists

Congratulations to our 2020 Gold Medalists, who will be recognized at the annual Gold Medal Ceremony in Washington, D.C. in summer 2020. This listing will be updated weekly as Gold Medal submissions are approved.

In order to be eligible for the 2020 Gold Medal Class, participants must meet two deadlines:
Record Books are due no later than February 1, 2020
Revisions are due no later than March 15, 2020

ARIZONA
Arizona’s 2nd Congressional District
Therese Dang, Tucson
Nabahi Hickman, Tucson

Arizona’s 9th Congressional District
Rhea Rungta, Phoenix

CALIFORNIA
California’s 10th Congressional District
Sydney Chase, Modesto

California’s 11th Congressional District
Chinmai Srinivas, Moraga

California’s 14th Congressional District
Grace Wilson, Hillsborough

California’s 15th Congressional District
Arun Ahuja, Pleasanton
Lavanya Neti, Fremont
Max Williams, Castro Valley

California’s 17th Congressional District
Brian La, Sunnyvale
Hanjune Lee, Sunnyvale
Maya Abiram, Cupertino

California’s 19th Congressional District
Rushil Srivastava, San Jose

California’s 20th Congressional District
Hayden Black, Carmel

California’s 27th Congressional District
Matthew Iwane, South Pasadena

California’s 29th Congressional District
Rachel Park, North Hills

California’s 30th Congressional District
Gene Lee, Reseda

California’s 33rd Congressional District
Luke Jankowski, Beverly Hills
Meltem Su, Beverly Hills
Amber Peters, Santa Monica

California’s 34th Congressional District
Ashley Kim, Los Angeles
Amber Lim, Los Angeles

California’s 38th Congressional District
Conner Ishibashi, Lakewood
Ina Song, Cerritos
William Kim, La Mirada

California’s 39th Congressional District
Marco Chan, Walnut
Daniel Chong, Fullerton
Isabella Jeong, Fullerton
Yvette Jeong, Fullerton
Benen Kim, Fullerton
Edward Kwon, Fullerton
Jasmin Kwon, Fullerton
Joyce Kwon, Brea
Amaris Lee, Yorba Linda
Constance Lee, Fullerton
Justin Leung, Diamond Bar
Daniel Min, Fullerton
Woo Hyun Song, Brea
Jaewon Shin, Yorba Linda
Yewon Shin, Yorba Linda

California’s 40th Congressional District
Ryan Cho, Downey

California’s 42nd Congressional District
Yejin Jung, Corona

California’s 43rd Congressional District
Kaitlin Lim, Gardena

California’s 45th Congressional District
James Chen, Irvine
Xuanlin Chen, Irvine
Sandy Chen, Irvine
Siyuan Chen, Irvine
Hojin Choi, Irvine
Justin Chung, Irvine
Ellison Colarossi, Dove Canyon
Yubin Jee, Irvine
Aaron Jin, Irvine
Nikhil Kapoor, Irvine
Joseph Kim, Irvine
Kaitlyn Kim, Irvine
Jae Lee, Irvine
Shawn Lee, Irvine
Amy Lei, Rancho Santa
Qian Ni, Irvine
Brandon Pae, Irvine
Andrew Seo, Irvine
Karen Son, Irvine
Yejin Suh, Irvine
Yuan Tian, Irvine
Kaitlyn Wallace, Irvine
Richard Yea, Irvine
Andrew Yoon, Irvine
Leonard Yu, Irvine
Haorui Zhou, Irvine
Seowon Hwang, Irvine
Seunghwan Lee, Irvine

California’s 46th Congressional District
Susan Park, Anaheim

California’s 47th Congressional District
Erin Bhan, Cypress
Edward Kim, Cypress
Kristie (Eun-Seo) Im, Cypress

California’s 48th Congressional District
Jesse Lee, Aliso Viejo

California’s 52nd Congressional District
Christopher Libby, San Diego
Grace Libby, San Diego
Christopher Young, San Diego
Stephen Young, San Diego

COLORADO
Colorado’s 5th Congressional District
Caroline McCleary, Colorado Springs

CONNECTICUT
Connecticut’s 2nd Congressional District
Christian Chlebowski, Somers

Connecticut’s 4th Congressional District
Kayleigh Bowler, Ridgefield
Henry Benton, New Canaan

FLORIDA
Florida’s 9th Congressional District
Hannah Emmett, Davenport
Harshitha Uppada, Orlando

Florida’s 18th Congressional District
Remington Bennett, North Palm Beach
Bella Craven, Palm Beach Gardens
Nicholas Drake, Tequesta
Skylar Hines, North Palm Beach
Joseph Kleisley, Jupiter
Brent Robbins, Palm Beach Gardens

GEORGIA
Georgia’s 6th Congressional District
Sumil Shah, Milton

Georgia’s 7th Congressional District
McKenna Yearick, Lilburn

Georgia’s 11th Congressional District
Rebekah Seng, Canton

HAWAII
Hawaii’s 1st Congressional District
Alison Lu, Honolulu

IDAHO
Idaho’s 1st Congressional District
Benjamin Levi, Nampa

ILLINOIS
Illinois’ 1st Congressional District
Peri Cooper, Chicago

Illinois’ 5th Congressional District
Gabrielle Nuszen, Chicago
Grant Goodall, Chicago

Illinois’ 18th Congressional District
Makayla Jibben, Green Valley

INDIANA
Indiana’s 5th Congressional District
Owen Speer, Indianapolis

Indiana’s 8th Congressional District
Laine Kennedy, Evansville

KANSAS
Kansas’ 2nd Congressional District
Erin Bowman, Berryton

KENTUCKY
Kentucky’s 4th Congressional District
Emma Keeling, Louisville
Noelle Thompson, Simpsonville

MARYLAND
Maryland’s 7th Congressional District
Nadine Meister, Ellicott City
Olivia Rice, Columbia

MASSACHUSETTS 
Massachusetts’ 9th Congressional District
Bridget Gleason, Sandwich

MINNESOTA
Minnesota’s 3rd Congressional District
Ruoran Xu, Edina

MISSISSIPPI
Mississippi’s 2nd Congressional District
Desiree Roby, Clinton

MISSOURI
Missouri’s 2nd Congressional District
Aly Mikesell, St. Albans
Nicole Licavoli, Chesterfield

Missouri’s 7th Congressional District
Grace Carter, Joplin

NEVADA
Nevada’s 3rd Congressional District
Zeynep Akgedik, Henderson
Peyton Barsel, Las Vegas
Jason Lin, Las Vegas

NEW JERSEY
New Jersey’s 2nd Congressional District
Ishika Patel, Cape May Court House

New Jersey’s 4th Congressional District
Rahul Sobti, Ocean

New Jersey’s 5th Congressional District
Cory Corczycki, Franklin Lakes
Zachary Kim, Ridgewood
Hoon Hee Rhew, Ridgewood
Ryan Greff, Fair Lawn
Daniel Son, Ridgewood

New Jersey’s 6th Congressional District
Kendall Keelen, Atlantic Highlands

New Jersey’s 7th Congressional District
Eliza Tagle, Millburn
Sindhu Nagarakanti, Basking Ridge

New Jersey’s 9th Congressional District
Amanda Witkowski

New Jersey’s 11th Congressional District
Cianna Winkler

NEW HAMPSHIRE
New Hampshire’s 1st Congressional District
Tanner McRae Thornton, Stratham

NEW YORK
New York’s 3rd Congressional District
Alp Sander Turgut, Westbury
Dhruv Malhotra, Melville
Ryan Czarkowski, Port Washington

New York’s 7th Congressional District
Christopher Choy, New York

New York’s 16th Congressional District
Malhaar Agrawal, Scarsdale
Alison Chan, Scarsdale

New York’s 17th Congressional District
Emma Langlois, Mount Kisco

NORTH CAROLINA
North Carolina’s 6th Congressional District
Isabella Alvarino, Greensboro

North Carolina’s 8th Congressional District
Rithvik Chelasani, Concord
Carson Jones, Davidson

North Carolina’s 9th Congressional District
Simona Adhikari, Charlotte
Daniel Santos, Charlotte
Samuel Santos, Charlotte

North Carolina’s 10th Congressional District
Emma McNamara, Gastonia

North Carolina’s 12th Congressional District
Olexandr Ramsey, Charlotte

OHIO
Ohio’s 7th Congressional District
Trent Beer, Mansfield

Ohio’s 10th Congressional District
Emma Blair, Dayton
Rishi Sagar Appalaneni, Dayton

Ohio’s 13th Congressional District
Spencer Clark, Ravenna 

Ohio’s 14th Congressional District
Chloe Peiffer, Chagrin Falls

PENNSYLVANIA
Pennsylvania’s 5th Congressional District
Vikas Rana, Glen Mills
Brendan Hung, Bryn Mawr

Pennsylvania’s 14th Congressional District
Mary Albert, McMurray

Pennsylvania’s 17th Congressional District
Jasmine Eng, Pittsburgh

OKLAHOMA
Oklahoma’s 5th Congressional District
Ethan Sade, Harrah

PENNSYLVANIA
Pennsylvania’s 5th Congressional District
Bennett Twitmyer, Wayne

SOUTH CAROLINA
South Carolina’s 1st Congressional District
Julia King, Mount Pleasant

TEXAS
Texas’ 2nd Congressional District
Megha Bhatia, Houston

Texas’ 3rd Congressional District
Josh Mysore, Plano
Suheyla Sonkaya, Frisco
Kishan Srikanth, Plano

Texas’ 5th Congressional District
Natalie Kozik, Elkhart

Texas’ 7th Congressional District
Grace Liu, Katy

Texas’ 22nd Congressional District
Joseph Cook, Richmond
Lekha Surapeneni, Pearland

UTAH
Utah’s 3rd Congressional District
Venkat Lakireddy, Sandy
Brinley Openshaw, Highland

Utah’s 4th Congressional District
Trinity Mauer, Sandy
Abbey Thomas, South Jordan

VIRGINIA
Virginia’s 8th Congressional District
Elijah Kirtley, Annandale

Virginia’s 10th Congressional District
Katherine Richardson, Oakton
Ava Shafie, McLean

WISCONSIN
Wisconsin’s 6th Congressional District
Zidao Wang, Mequon

Wisconsin’s 4th Congressional District
Nicole Zehner, Bayside