Alumni (Scholar)

Tessa Danehy

James E. Rutrough Jr. Jefferson Scholar
Newport News, Virginia
B.A. University of Virginia (2021) with Distinction


Students for Equity and Reform in Virginia (SERV), president, founder; School of Medicine, Center for Public Health Genomics, undergraduate researcher; Rolls Royce Holdings, artificial intelligence international intern; New Century Hospice, bereavement counselor; Virginia Medical Reserve Corps, volunteer; Housing and Residence Life, assistant vice chair of marketing, resident advisor; Virginia General Assembly, intern; Engineers Going Global, researcher, community liaison; One Virginia 2021, data analyst intern; Max Planck Institute for the Biology of Aging, bioinformatics research intern; Alpha Phi Omega Service Fraternity; Echols Scholar; MedHacks at Johns Hopkins, first place award; Raven Society

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