2019 AC dev page

The 2019 Student Ambassadors

Chandler DeLilly
Achievement Prep PCS
Grade 6
Cheer Debate

Amyah Foster
Achievement Prep PCS
Grade 6
Gender Inequality
Brooke Weaver
Achievement Prep PCS
Grade 7
Teen Mental Health
Ezinne Anyanwu
Benjamin Banneker HS
Grade 10
Prison System Reform
Chioma Chukwurah
Benjamin Banneker HS
Grade 10
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Lamrot Jinfessa
Benjamin Banneker HS
Grade 10
Child Soldiers
Maryori Malloney
Benjamin Banneker HS
Grade 10
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Caden Turner-Adams
Benjamin Banneker HS
Grade 10
Making Education a Priority
Alejandra Maria Amaya Lozano
Capital City PCS
Grade 8
Discrimination Against Hispanic Immigrants
Heidi Guzman -Amaya
Capital City PCS
Grade 7
Lowering Bariers to Citizenship
Lucia Hill
Capital City PCS
Grade 7
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Hallie Munsat
Capital City PCS
Grade 8
Transgender Identity
Rebecca Spring
Capital City PCS
Grade 7
US Foreign Policy
Nyla Thomas
Capital City PCS
Grade 7
Bias in School Discipline
Alonda Harmon
Chavez Capitol Hill PCS
Grade 9
Domestic Violence
Kaya Raynor
Chavez Capitol Hill PCS
Grade 9
Teen Suicide
Shanmesha Honemond
Chavez Parkside PCS
Grade 12
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MiKayla Williams
Chavez Parkside PCS
Grade 12
African-American Hair Portrayed in Social Media
Angela Flores
Chavez Prep PCS
Grade 9
Teen Pregnancy
Zayra Rivera-Argueta
Chavez Prep PCS
Grade 9
Lack of Education
  Damia Brisco
City Arts and Prep PCS
Grade 8
Minimum Wage
Ja-nea Johnson
City Arts and Prep PCS
Grade 8
Environmental Protection
Phu Dahn
EL Haynes PCS
Grade 12
Graduating Low Income Students
  Zion Dailey
EL Haynes PCS
Grade 8
Mass Incarceration
  Mariama Diop
EL Haynes PCS
Grade 8
Unisex Toy Options
Antonio Fenner
EL Haynes PCS
Grade 8
Cyber Bullying
Jeehan Gassama
EL Haynes PCS
Grade 6
School Lunches
  Diamond Joyner
EL Haynes PCS
Grade 12
Sexual Assault on College Campuses
Natnael Mekuria
EL Haynes PCS
Grade 12
Cost of College
  Chinonso Nuel-Ejiofor
EL Haynes PCS
Grade 12
Gun Violence in Schools
Alexandria (Lexi) Padre
EL Haynes PCS
Grade 6
Gun Violence in Schools
Brandon Palacios​​​​​​​
EL Haynes PCS
Grade 6
Recess
Chasio Hooks​​​​​​​
Howard University PCS
Grade 8
Police Brutality/LGBT Rights/Racism
  Gabrielle Kiser​​​​​​​
Howard University PCS
Grade 8
Sex Abuse/Violence/Police Brutality
Nicole Pendergast​​​​​​​
McKinley Tech HS
Grade 10
LGBT Bullying
Mikel Poole ​​​​​​​
McKinley Tech HS
Grade 7
Mental Health
Mia Abdul-Lateef​​​​​​​
Mary McLeod Bethune PCS
Grade 8
Immigration
Michael Celestine​​​​​​​
Mary McLeod Bethune PCS
Grade 8
Minimum Wage
Jodi-Symone Gudger​​​​​​​
Mary McLeod Bethune PCS
Grade 6
Bullying
Sankofa Gudger
Mary McLeod Bethune PCS
Grade 5
Technology in School
Wayne Lin​​​​​​​
Mary McLeod Bethune PCS
Grade 7
The Environment
Taylor Terrell​​​​​​​
Mary McLeod Bethune PCS
Grade 6
Bullying
Nikko Webb​​​​​​​
Mary McLeod Bethune PCS
Grade 8
Minimum Wage
Amora Campbell​​​​​​​
Richard Wright PCS
Grade 10
Universal Healthcare
Courtney Curtis
Richard Wright PCS
Grade 10
Cost of College
Caitlyn Taylor
Richard Wright PCS
Grade 8
Animal Cruelty
McKenzie Turner​​​​​​​
Richard Wright PCS
Grade 10
Why All Lives Should Matter
   

The 2019 Teacher Leader Team

Biko Kujifi, John F. Kennedy HS
Emma Lattes, EL Haynes PC MS
Audra Polk, Eastern HS
Marisca Viscal, EL Haynes PCS

The 2019 Judges

Darius Baxter, Good Projects
Sekou Biddle, Vice President of Advocacy, UNCF
Melanie Brown, Senior Program Officer, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Emily Gasoi, Ward 1 School Board Member, DC School Board
Lynsey Jeffries, CEO, Higher Achievement
Suzie Loungeway, Director of Grants, John Edward Fowler Memorial Foundation
Maya Martin, Founder and Executive Director, PAVE
René Redwood, CEO, Redwood Enterprises
Terri Taylor, Deputy Director for Postsecondary Finance, Lumina Foundation