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 1st Congressional District
Adam Lahey, Flagstaff

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

Arizona’s 9th Congressional District
Rhea Rungta, Phoenix

CALIFORNIA
California’s 2nd Congressional District
Kavi Dolasia, Mill Valley

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 18th Congressional District
Sophia Blair, San Jose

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 28th Congressional District
Jay Hee Kim, La Crescenta

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

California’s 30th Congressional District
Gene Lee, Reseda

California’s 33rd Congressional District
Isabella Bacallao, Hermosa Beach
Luke Jankowski, Beverly Hills
Minji Jeun, Rancho Palos Verdes
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
William Kim, La Mirada
Ina Song, Cerritos
Ethan Wong, Cerritos
Ashley Woo, Cerritos

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

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
Seowon Hwang, Irvine
Yubin Jee, Irvine
Aaron Jin, Irvine
Rachel Joo, Irvine
Nikhil Kapoor, Irvine
Joseph Kim, Irvine
Kaitlyn Kim, Irvine
Jeffrey Lane, Irvine
Jae Lee, Irvine
Jae Joon Lee, Irvine
Seunghwan Lee, Irvine
Shawn Lee, Irvine
Amy Lei, Rancho Santa
Allen Liu, Irvine
Natalie Ng, Irvine
Qian Ni, Irvine
Brandon Pae, Irvine
Andrew Seo, Irvine
Joshua Shin, 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
Miao Zhou, Irvine
Sohel Bagai, Orange

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 49th Congressional District
Katharina Knorek, Encinitas
Sofia Lundqvist, Encinitas

California’s 52nd Congressional District
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
Shouri Akarapu, Norwalk
Henry Benton, New Canaan
Kayleigh Bowler, Ridgefield
John Christopher Karle, Ridgefield

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

Florida’s 14th Congressional District
Rahul Ainpudi, Tampa

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

Florida’s 22nd Congressional District
Talya Givoni, Boca Raton

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
Michael Strong, Meridian

Idaho’s 2nd Congressional District
Katelyn Oliverson, Franklin

ILLINOIS
Illinois’ 1st Congressional District
Peri Cooper, Chicago

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

Kansas’ 3rd Congressional District
Geena Fajardo, Lenexa

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

Kentucky’s 6th Congressional District
Everett Parker-Noblitt, Richmond

MAINE
Maine’s 2nd Congressional District
Wesley Hutchins, Swanville

MARYLAND
Maryland’s 1st Congressional District
Christopher Libby, Salisbury
Grace Libby, Salisbury

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
Nicole Licavoli, Chesterfield
Aly Mikesell, St. Albans

Missouri’s 7th Congressional District
Grace Carter, Joplin

NEBRASKA
Nebraska’s 2nd Congressional District
Mary Matya, Omaha

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

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

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 Gorczycki, Franklin Lakes
Ryan Greff, Fair Lawn
Zachary Kim, Ridgewood
Hoon Hee Rhew, Ridgewood
Daniel Son, Ridgewood

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

New Jersey’s 7th Congressional District
Hannah Jones, Flanders

Shane Jones, Flanders
Sindhu Nagarakanti, Basking Ridge
Eliza Tagle, Millburn

New Jersey’s 9th Congressional District
Amanda Witkowski, Saddle Brook

New Jersey’s 11th Congressional District
Cianna Winkler, Verona

New Jersey’s 12th Congressional District
Michaela Guo, Princeton

NEW YORK
New York’s 3rd Congressional District
Ryan Czarkowski, Port Washington

Dhruv Malhotra, Melville
Alp Sander Turgut, Westbury

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 4th Congressional District
Canon Alexander, Chapel Hill
Hannalee Isaacs, Chapel Hill

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

North Carolina’s 8th Congressional District
Rithvik Chelasani, Concord
Colby Eagan, 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

North Carolina’s 13th Congressional District
Dylan Burke, Mooresville

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

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

Emma Blair, Dayton

Ohio’s 13th Congressional District
Spencer Clark, Ravenna 

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

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

PENNSYLVANIA
Pennsylvania’s 4th Congressional District
Oliver Otto, Rydal

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

Pennsylvania’s 14th Congressional District
Mary Albert, McMurray

Pennsylvania’s 17th Congressional District
Jasmine Eng, Pittsburgh

RHODE ISLAND
Rhode Island’s 2nd Congressional District
Ian Robb, Warwick

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

TENNESSEE
Tennessee’s 4th Congressional District
Hannah Bailey, McMinnville

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’ 8th Congressional District
Amber Navarra, Conroe

Texas’ 21st Congressional District
Patrick Roca, San Antonio 

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

Texas’ 25th Congressional District
Luke Taylor, Austin

Texas’ 31st Congressional District
Dhyasa Kumar, Austin

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

WYOMING
Wyoming’s At-Large Congressional District
Weston Heeren, Sheridan