Class of

Seniors

Ikechi Akujobi
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Stanford University
Sponsor: Electronic Arts
Nahum Alem
Wylie, Texas
University of Texas at Austin
Sponsor: Jackie Robinson Foundation
Asia Alman
Brooklyn, New York
Vassar College
Sponsor: Goldman Sachs and Company
Marianna Beaute
Brooklyn, New York
Barnard College
Sponsor: Praxair
Briana Bellamy
Detroit, Michigan
Emory University
Sponsor: PGIM
Joel Bervell
Snohomish, Washington
Yale University
Sponsor: Rocking Chair Foundation
Kireon Bunkley-Hill
Atlanta, Georgia
Emory University
Sponsor: Melvin Upton Jr.
Briana Burroughs
Virginia Beach, Virginia
Yale University
Sponsor: Arthur Strugatz
Lucia Carbajal
Weiser, Idaho
Arizona State University
Sponsor: Dubroff Family
Trinity Chapple
Buhl, Minnesota
The College of St. Scholastica
Sponsor: Martin L. Edelman
Janae Chatmon
Castro Valley, California
University of Southern California
Sponsor: Matthew Kemp
Isabella Coleman
Chicago, Illinois
Dartmouth College
Sponsor: BMO Capital Markets
Mercedes Cornelius
Riverside, California
University of California, Los Angeles
Sponsor: UCLA
Destiny Crockett
St. Louis, Missouri
Princeton University
Sponsor: Jackie Robinson Foundation
Evan Daniels
Stone Mountain, Georgia
University of Louisiana - Lafayette
Sponsor: Martin L. Edelman
Alisha Davis Kent
Louisville, Kentucky
University of Louisville
Sponsor: Unilever
Malik Day
Minneapolis, Minnesota
University of Minnesota
Sponsor: Goldman Sachs and Company
Aaliyah Dillion
Bridgeport, Connecticut
Swarthmore College
Sponsor: Xerox Foundation
Brennen Duke
Bicknell, Indiana
Butler University
Sponsor: United Health Foundation
Kayla Fisher
Plainfield, Illinois
Vassar College
Sponsor: Christopher & Lindsey Koch
Alan Grusky
Los Angeles, California
University of California, Los Angeles
Sponsor: UCLA
Gabrielle Hall
Woodinville, Washington
Howard University
Sponsor: Major League Baseball
Terrell Hemphill
Detroit, Michigan
University of Chicago
Sponsor: Tricoastal Foundation
Arielsela Holdbrook-Smith
Harbor City, California
University of California, San Diego
Sponsor: Wilpon
Jason Holmes
Urbana , Ohio
University of Michigan
Sponsor: Wilpon
Irene Hong
San Jose, California
University of Pennsylvania
Sponsor: Starr Foundation
Fan Huang
Pasadena, Maryland
University of Maryland, College Park
Sponsor: Yawkey Foundation
Myles Johnson
Bradenton, Florida
Georgetown University
Sponsor: CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
David Jones
Chicago, Illinois
Ball State University
Sponsor: BMO Capital Markets
Riley Jones IV
Chicago, Illinois
Columbia University
Sponsor: Guardian Life Insurance
Travise Kinney
Conway, South Carolina
Emory University
Sponsor: GE Foundation
Jonece Layne
Beltsville, Maryland
Princeton University
Sponsor: GE Foundation
Jerry Lin
McDonough, Georgia
Georgia Institute of Technology
Sponsor: Justin Upton
Mohamed Mahgoub
Fruitland, Maryland
Syracuse University
Sponsor: Unilever
Steven Matos-Torres
Orange Park, Florida
Swarthmore College
Sponsor: Jackie Robinson Foundation
Jermaine Medley
Orlando, Florida
Georgia Institute of Technology
Sponsor: JRF Alumni Association
Allegra Mosley
Newport News, Virginia
Howard University
Sponsor: GE Foundation
Samantha Newcomb
North Plains, Oregon
DePaul University
Sponsor: Alva Greenberg
Theophilus Onigbinde
Sykesville, Maryland
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Sponsor: Unilever
Langston Peoples
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Stanford University
Sponsor: Ira D. Hall Family
Shamecca Perkins
Northfork, West Virginia
University of Virginia
Sponsor: CC Sabathia
Traevon Plump
Chicago, Illinois
University of Missouri
Sponsor: Bloomberg, LP
Logan Pratt
Detroit, Michigan
University of Michigan
Sponsor: Gilbert
Taina Quiñones
Bronx, New York
Wesleyan University
Sponsor: Jackie Robinson Foundation
Hassna Ramadan
Kent, Washington
University of Washington
Sponsor: Electronic Arts
Selena Rincon
Pasadena, Texas
Harvard College
Sponsor: Carl Crawford
Jermaine Robertson
Fontana, California
University of California, Berkeley
Sponsor: Gonsalves Family
Kennington Smith
Fayetteville, Georgia
University of Georgia
Sponsor: Bloomberg, LP
Joi Stevens
Cibolo, Texas
Davidson College
Sponsor: Martin L. Edelman
Sharila Stewart
Bakersfield, California
University of California, Los Angeles
Sponsor: UCLA
Devan Suggs
Troy, New York
Trinity College
Sponsor: GE Foundation
Sienna Vann
Valencia , California
Brown University
Sponsor: CMG Worldwide
Bilal Vaughn
Atlanta, Georgia
Syracuse University
Sponsor: Curtis and Jylla Tearte
Jaira Walker
Orange Park, Florida
Williams College
Sponsor: Jane Hartley & Ralph Schlosstein
Diamond Walker
Bronx, New York
Bowdoin College
Sponsor: Wilpon
Dominic Williams
Forrest City, Arkansas
Arkansas State University
Sponsor: Vernon Wells
Matthew Wood
San Diego, California
Brown University
Sponsor: GE Foundation
Abdul-Razak Zachariah
West Haven, Connecticut
Yale University
Sponsor: Yawkey Foundation

Juniors

Paa Adu
Highlands Ranch, Colorado
Stanford University
Sponsor: BNY Mellon
Akintunde Ahmad
Oakland, California
Yale University
Sponsor: Fred A. Simmons Family
Jason Anderson
Los Angeles, California
University of California, Los Angeles
Sponsor: UCLA
Olatunde Badejo
Rowlett, Texas
Harvard College
Sponsor: John Blondel
Aaron Barron
Conyers, Georgia
Stanford University
Sponsor: Northrop Grumman
Brittany Beans
Jacksonville, Florida
Fisk University
Sponsor: Frank & Robyn Sims
John Bernagene
Brooklyn, New York
University of Pennsylvania
Sponsor: Golkin Family Foundation
Ansley Carlisle
Plano, Texas
Spelman College
Sponsor: GE Foundation
Edmond Charette
Sebastian, Florida
Florida Institute of Technology
Sponsor: Northrop Grumman
Thomas Cook Jr.
Baltimore, Maryland
Carnegie Mellon University
Sponsor: Baltimore Orioles
Jacqueline Cox
St. Louis, Missouri
Vanderbilt University
Sponsor: BMO Capital Markets
Chantay Crawford
Sacramento, California
University of California, Los Angeles
Sponsor: UCLA
Julian Davis
Omaha, Nebraska
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Sponsor: Gonsalves Family
Ashley Gragg
Pine Bluff, Arkansas
Xavier University of Louisiana
Sponsor: Betty Adams
Sajela Harlow
Aurora, Illinois
Howard University
Sponsor: Major League Baseball
Jeffrey Hendricks
Detroit, Michigan
Yale University
Sponsor: BNY Mellon
Amani Holder
St. Petersburg, Florida
Spelman College
Sponsor: DLA Piper/Catherine & Michael Meyer
Taggra Jackson
Los Angeles, California
Westmont College
Sponsor: Jackie Robinson Foundation
Ayanna Jacobs-El
Madison, Alabama
Berklee College of Music
Sponsor: Windmill Foundation
Donovan Kimsey Wade
Los Angeles, California
University of California, Los Angeles
Sponsor: UCLA
Deion King
Buford, Georgia
Princeton University
Sponsor: United Health Foundation
Ashley Kyalwazi
Carmichael, California
University of Notre Dame
Sponsor: United Health Foundation
Tanaeya McCoy
Riverbank, California
Utah State University
Sponsor: Coca-Cola Foundation
Chelsea Miller
Brooklyn, New York
Columbia University
Sponsor: Derek Jeter
Dejah Powell
Calumet City, Illinois
Cornell University
Sponsor: GE Foundation
Morgan Redmond
Louisville, Kentucky
University of Chicago
Sponsor: Deirdre Drake
Rocky Rojas
Pinetop, Arizona
University of California, Los Angeles
Sponsor: Jeff Moorad
Oyinlola Sawyerr
Stockton, California
University of California, Los Angeles
Sponsor: UCLA
Kenya Senecharles
Fort Myers, Florida
University of Chicago
Sponsor: Jackie Robinson Foundation
Ryan Shepard
North Plainfield, New Jersey
American University
Sponsor: Brian Edelman & Martin Edelman
Nikayla Silva
Lincoln, Rhode Island
University of Massachusetts Amherst
Sponsor: Jackie Robinson Foundation
Tristan Smith
Maryville , Tennessee
University of Tennessee
Sponsor: Steve Greenberg
Quinessa Stibbins
Saint Paul, Minnesota
University of Minnesota
Sponsor: Martin L. Edelman
Jared Taitt
New Hope, Minnesota
Macalester College
Sponsor: Major League Baseball
Best Uchehara
Union City, Georgia
Morehouse College
Sponsor: United Health Foundation
Victoria Vazquez
High Point, North Carolina
North Greenville University
Sponsor: Coca-Cola Foundation
Mark Walden
Augusta, Georgia
Emory University
Sponsor: Coca-Cola Foundation
Bahari Watkins
Renton, Washington
University of Washington
Sponsor: BMO Capital Markets
Imani Wilson
Lincoln, Nebraska
Northwestern University
Sponsor: Steve Greenberg
Omar Zaki
Kingston, Rhode Island
Yale University
Sponsor: GE Foundation

Sophomores

Olushola Akinrimisi
Long Beach, California
University of California, Los Angeles
Sponsor: Los Angeles Dodgers Foundation
Azira Azizuddin-McCloud
Ann Arbor, Michigan
Howard University
Sponsor: Deloitte
Simone Batiste
Oakland, California
University of San Diego
Sponsor: United Health Foundation
Melissa Bellerjeau
Bensalem, Pennsylvania
Temple University
Sponsor: Jackie Robinson Foundation
Michael Bervell
Snohomish, Washington
Harvard University
Sponsor: United Health Foundation
Maurissa Brown
Los Angeles, California
University of California, Los Angeles
Sponsor: UCLA
Ellisa Brown
Carrollton, Texas
Johns Hopkins University
Sponsor: Fisher Brothers
Chandler Brown
Hesperia, California
Harvard University
Sponsor: Northrop Grumman
Noah Burton
Gardena, California
University of California, Los Angeles
Sponsor: UCLA
Joseph Chibueze
Woodbridge, Virginia
College of William and Mary
Sponsor: Joseph J. Plumeri
Alexandrea Chima
Los Angeles, California
University of California, Los Angeles
Sponsor: Los Angeles Dodgers Foundation
Desiree Cunningham
Fort Drum, New York
Arizona State University
Sponsor: Ethier Family
Imani Elston
Northridge, California
University of California, Los Angeles
Sponsor: Northrop Grumman
Maurice Finley
San Francisco, California
Boston College
Sponsor: BMO Capital Markets
Brandon Fountain
Ellenwood, Georgia
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Sponsor: GE Foundation
Larry Fulton
Pepper Pike, Ohio
Yale University
Sponsor: Fred A. Simmons Family Scholarship
Jerica Gill
Burbank, California
Concordia University Irvine
Sponsor: Los Angeles Dodgers Foundation
Jordan Gomes
Cheshire, Connecticut
University of Connecticut
Sponsor: JRF Endowment Fund
Niya Gray
Hampton, Virginia
College of William and Mary
Sponsor: Joseph J. Plumeri
Grant Guillory
Houston, Texas
University of Pennsylvania
Sponsor: Aramark
Kelli Hamilton
Northridge, California
University of California, Los Angeles
Sponsor: Los Angeles Dodgers Foundation
Peter Hanhan
Valrico, Florida
New York University (Shanghai)
Sponsor: JRF Endowment Fund
Omar Hanley
Fredericksburg, Virginia
College of William and Mary
Sponsor: Joseph J. Plumeri
Amber Hunter
Bronx, New York
Syracuse University
Broadcast Journalism
Sponsor: Jesse Simms
Ravynne Jenkins
Chicago, Illinois
University of Michigan
Sponsor: Chicago White Sox Charities
Zachary Johnson
Rowlett, Texas
Howard University
Sponsor: Deloitte
Kerry Jones
Chicago, Illinois
Tuskegee University
Sponsor: Jackie Robinson Foundation
Stefan Joseph
Easton, Pennsylvania
Cornell University
Sponsor: GE Foundation
Alia Little
Pasadena, California
University of California, Los Angeles
Sponsor: UCLA
Rheanna Maitland
Rye Brook, New York
Binghamton University
Sponsor: Norma Kamali
Chelsi McFarland
Pearland, Texas
Spelman College
Sponsor: Bloomberg, LP
Annie McFarland
Eden Prairie, Minnesota
University of Chicago
Sponsor: 3M
Stephan Mitchell
Indianapolis, Indiana
Yale University
Sponsor: Fred A. Simmons Family Scholarship
Kimberly Mondestin
Pompano Beach , Florida
University of Florida
Sponsor: United Health Foundation
Marc Morales
New York, New York
Hunter College/Columbia University
Sponsor: Raymond Isum
Mandela Namaste
Williamsville, New York
Williams College
Sponsor: Bloomberg, LP
Joseph Nash
Omaha, Nebraska
Iowa State University
Sponsor: Northrop Grumman
Akporesiri Omene
Chicago, Illinois
Illinois Institute of Technology
Sponsor: Gonsalves Family
Logan Patton
University of California, Los Angeles
Sponsor: Los Angeles Dodgers Foundation
Gevin Reynolds
Smyrna, Georgia
Harvard University
Sponsor: GE Foundation
Briana Rodriguez
Brooklyn , New York
Long Island University
Sponsor: JRF Endowment Fund
Vincent Roofe
Crest Hill, Illinois
Howard University
Sponsor: Northrop Grumman
Stephen Ross
Orlando, Florida
University of Virginia
Sponsor: Deloitte
Staci Shelby
Frisco, Texas
Louisiana State University
Sponsor: Joseph J. Plumeri
Rebecca Sine
Los Angeles, California
University of California, Los Angeles
Sponsor: UCLA
Jerome Smalls
North Charleston, South Carolina
Georgetown University
Sponsor: JRF Endowment Fund
Bakari Smith
San Francisco, California
Stanford University
Sponsor: Deloitte
La-Marcus Smith-Kelley
Charlotte, North Carolina
University of California, Los Angeles
Sponsor: Deloitte
Tele Soga
Virginia Beach, Virginia
College of William and Mary
Sponsor: Joseph J. Plumeri
Austin Strayhorn
Suitland , Maryland
Yale University
Sponsor: Fred A. Simmons Family Scholarship
Christopher Thompson
Macon, Georgia
Bates College
Sponsor: BMO Capital Markets

Freshmen

Arman Akhenaton
San Jose, California
Loyola Marymount University
Sponsor: MLB - San Francisco Giants
Bamidele Aleshe
San Diego, California
University of California, Los Angeles
Sponsor: MLB - San Diego Padres
Robert Ballance III
Glendale, Arizona
University of Arizona
Sponsor: Ethier Family
Dionne Blake
Valrico, Florida
University of Florida
Sponsor: MLB - Tampa Bay Rays
O'Shayla Bolton
Kansas City, Missouri
University of Missouri, Kansas City
Sponsor: MLB - Kansas City Royals
Timothy Brazil
Chicago, Illinois
Arizona State University
Sponsor: MLB - Arizona Diamondbacks
Maria Britt
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Bryn Mawr College
Sponsor: MLB - Philadelphia Phillies
Destinee Bronson
Chicago, Illinois
Xavier University of Louisiana
Sponsor: Praxair
Jabari-Ture Brooks
Chicago, Illinois
University of Miami
Sponsor: MLB - Chicago White Sox
Arthur (Trey) Carlisle
Monterey Park, California
Soka University
Sponsor: MLB - Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim
Yvonne Cole
Saint Paul, Minnesota
St. Catherine University
Sponsor: MLB - Minnesota Twins
Chase Collado
Upper Marlboro, Maryland
St. John's University
Sponsor: BNY Mellon
Christian Cooper
Chicago, Illinois
Brown University
Sponsor: MLB - Chicago Cubs
Anjali Coryat
Orlando, Florida
Spelman College
Sponsor: Gonsalves Family
Timothy Davis
Reynoldsburg, Ohio
University of Cincinnati
Sponsor: MLB - Cincinnati Reds
Alexandria Davis
Inglewood, California
University of California, Los Angeles
Sponsor: UCLA
Shamsa Derrick
New York, New York
Yale University
Sponsor: MLB - New York Yankees
Brian Diggs
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
University of Wisconsin, Whitewater
Sponsor: MLB - Milwaukee Brewers
Jada DuBose
Rosedale, New York
Mercy College
Sponsor: Stephen L. Green
Crismari Edua
New York, New York
Fairfield University
Sponsor: BMO Capital Markets
McCathie Eugene
St. Croix, Virgin Islands
Lincoln University
Sponsor: United Health Foundation
Saron Gilazgi
Wylie, Texas
Texas A&M University
Sponsor: Coca-Cola Foundation
Paula-Ann Granston
Snellville, Georgia
Johns Hopkins University
Sponsor: United Health Foundation
Ewart Green
Pomona, New York
Binghamton University
Sponsor: MLB - Toronto Blue Jays
Sean Howard
Richardson, Texas
Stanford University
Sponsor: Rocking Chair Foundation
Emmanuel Iheke
Chula Vista, California
University of California, Los Angeles
Sponsor: UCLA
Aunjanee Irvin
St. Louis, Missouri
Xavier University of Louisiana
Sponsor: Coca-Cola Foundation
Ruby Johnson
Flint, Michigan
University of Michigan
Sponsor: GE Foundation
Madison Johnson
Stamford, Connecticut
University of Pennsylvania
Sponsor: The Golkin Family Foundation
Jonathan Kidd
Los Angeles, California
University of California, Los Angeles
Sponsor: Los Angeles Dodgers Foundation
David Lackard
Framingham, Massachusetts
Bryant University
Sponsor: MLB - Boston Red Sox
Juliana Lamy
Boca Raton, Florida
Harvard University
Sponsor: MLB - Miami Marlins
Hannah Lemmons
Denver, Colorado
Harvard University
Sponsor: MLB - Colorado Rockies
April Lewis
St. Louis, Missouri
Spelman College
Sponsor: MLB - St. Louis Cardinals
Chelsea Maddred
Willingboro, New Jersey
New York University
Sponsor: HBO
Kaiser McGlothen
Mansfield, Texas
Mississippi State University
Sponsor: MLB - Texas Rangers
Akua McLeod
Upland, California
Stanford University
Sponsor: Los Angeles Dodgers Foundation
Justin Mollison
Brooklyn, New York
Vanderbilt University
Sponsor: United Health Foundation
Myla Moore
Austin, Texas
Louisiana State University
Sponsor: BNY Mellon
Maryam Muhammad
Murfreesboro, Tennessee
Vanderbilt University
Sponsor: Coca-Cola Foundation
Marcus Murray
West Babylon, New York
University of Hartford
Sponsor: MLB - New York Mets
Julian Nesbitt
Oakland, California
Santa Clara University
Sponsor: MLB - Oakland A's
Trent Nettles
Los Angeles, California
University of California, Los Angeles
Sponsor: UCLA
Adedoyin Olateru-Olagbegi
Hanover, Maryland
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Sponsor: GE Foundation
Jeffrey Onyeador
Bowie, Maryland
University of Pittsburgh
Sponsor: MLB - Pittsburgh Pirates
Favour Orji
Kent, Washington
University of Washington
Sponsor: MLB - Seattle Mariners
Brooke Porter
Riverside, California
Duke University
Sponsor: MLB - Los Angeles Dodgers
Demi Reed
Athens, Ohio
Ohio University
Sponsor: MLB - Cleveland Indians
Zachary Robertson
Spring, Texas
University of Chicago
Sponsor: MLB - Houston Astros
Brooke Robinson
Long Beach, California
University of California, Davis
Sponsor: Tricoastal Foundation
Jolen Sanders
Los Angeles, California
University of California, Los Angeles
Sponsor: UCLA
Keith Sowell
Fayetteville, North Carolina
Duke University
Sponsor: GE Foundation
Danielle Stephenson
Baltimore, Maryland
Princeton University
Sponsor: MLB - Baltimore Orioles
Alexis Stokes
Farmington, Michigan
Princeton University
Sponsor: MLB - Detroit Tigers
Ellis Sutton
San Jose, California
University of San Francisco
Sponsor: Coca-Cola Foundation
Reiauna Taylor
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
University of Wisconsin - Madison
Sponsor: Coca-Cola Foundation
Jahneel Thomas
Dallas, Georgia
Savannah College of Art and Design
Sponsor: MLB - Atlanta Braves
Nebeyu Tibebu
Schaumburg, Illinois
Duke University
Sponsor: BMO Capital Markets
Jasmine Turner
Monrovia, California
University of California, Santa Barbara
Sponsor: Los Angeles Dodgers Foundation
Augusta Uwamanzu-Nna
Elmont, New York
Harvard University
Sponsor: Unilever
Amauche Uzoigwe
Riverdale, Georgia
Duke University
Sponsor: Unilever
J'Quaan Waite
Liberty Township, Ohio
Miami University
Sponsor: JRF Alumni Association
Michael White
Washington, D.C.
University of Maryland
Sponsor: MLB - Washington Nationals
Ahmed Woodson
Richmond, Virginia
University of Maryland
Sponsor: Boeing

Fellowship Programs

Rachel Robinson International Fellows

Akintunde Ahmad
Oakland, California
Yale University
Sponsor: Fred A. Simmons Family
Melissa Bellerjeau
Bensalem, Pennsylvania
Temple University
Sponsor: Jackie Robinson Foundation
Isabella Coleman
Chicago, Illinois
Dartmouth College
Sponsor: BMO Capital Markets
Amani Holder
St. Petersburg, Florida
Spelman College
Sponsor: DLA Piper/Catherine & Michael Meyer
Fan Huang
Pasadena, Maryland
University of Maryland, College Park
Sponsor: Yawkey Foundation
Jermaine Medley
Orlando, Florida
Georgia Institute of Technology
Sponsor: JRF Alumni Association
Morgan Redmond
Louisville, Kentucky
University of Chicago
Sponsor: Deirdre Drake
Selena Rincon
Pasadena, Texas
Harvard College
Sponsor: Carl Crawford
Dominic Williams
Forrest City, Arkansas
Arkansas State University
Sponsor: Vernon Wells

Extra Innings Fellows

Irene Atkins
University of Pennsylvania
MA in Education Policy
Sidra Bonner
University of California, San Francisco
MD/MPH
Conisha Cooper
John Hopkins University School of Medicine
MD
Rashawn Davis
Georgetown University
MA in Public Policy
Koryalys Edwards
Columbia University
MD
Jesmond Fair
University of Georgia
PhD in Counseling Psychology
Kyle Gleaves
The Commonwealth Medical College
PhD in Medicine
Artis Lewis
University of Illinois College of Medicine
MD
Kayasha Lyons
Columbia University Law School
JD
Fabian McNally
Columbia University
MBA
Sir Norman Melancon
Vanderbilt School of Medicine
PhD in Medicine
Desmond Mitchell
Stanford Graduate School of Business
MBA & Masters in Education
Angel Nwachukwu
Columbia University Law School
JD
Lauryn Nwankpa
University of Southern California
Master of Science
Charles Nwaogu
Harvard Law School
JD
Janae Osby
Sol Price School of Public Policy at USC
MA in Health Administration
Neima Patterson
University of Southern California
MFA
Samuel Ramsey
University of Maryland College Park
PhD in Entomology
Julian Roby
University of Michigan
MPH
James Salazar
University of California, San Francisco
MD
Choumika Simonis
Loyola University Chicago School of Medicine
MD
Chiemela Ubagharaji
University of Illinois College of Medicine
MD
Brianna White
Northwestern University
Doctoral Degree

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