Archive for Biographies

Wednesday, November 30th, 2016 @ 2:51PM

Student Hero Spotlight

Lorenzo Tortorici, a senior at Kofa High School, is the Director of Fundraising for the Junior State Arizona (JSAZ). Under his leadership JSAZ raised over $5,000, which surpassed their initial goal of $4,000, for the 2016-2017 Arizona State Scholarship Fund. In addition to fundraising on behalf of his peers, he raised $2,500…

Friday, April 29th, 2016 @ 10:27PM

Graduating Seniors Profile

We’re pleased to usher in our new class of alumni. In the next couple of months, our graduating class of JSA seniors will be finishing up their finals and preparing themselves for their futures. In this feature, we interviewed several seniors to learn about what they hoped to do next….

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Thursday, February 11th, 2016 @ 7:54PM

Junior Statesmen Foundation Welcomes Four New Members to their Board of Directors

The Junior Statesmen Foundation is pleased to announce and welcome our new members to the board of directors, including three alumni and a JSA parent. Each have been highly involved in the organization in the past, and contribute insightful and strong thought partnership to our board. The Junior Statesmen Foundation…

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Tuesday, April 21st, 2015 @ 9:00AM

A Summer to Remember

JSA alumnus John Guevara (Georgetown ’90) was so impacted by the summer he spent in our program at Georgetown that he’s still singing its praises two and a half decades later. Now a candidate for Sully District Supervisor in Fairfax, VA, he spoke with us about what his JSA summer…

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Monday, March 30th, 2015 @ 10:45AM

Welcoming Lanhee Chen

Lanhee Chen (Rowland High ’95) is not only a distinguished member of JSA’s Alumni community but is the newest addition to our Board of Trustees. He is the David and Diane Steffy Research Fellow at the Hoover Institution and a lecturer in the Public Policy Program and Law School at…

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