Jesuit High School, Carmichael
James is the winner of the Susan Chan-Lim Memorial Scholarship based on his leadership and dedication to community service and activism. James is a Youth Commissioner for Sacramento County’s Youth Advisory Board, has interned for Senator Deborah Ortiz, and was a Delegate to the National Youth Leadership Forum on Law in Los Angeles. His work as Student Coordinator for Amnesty International led to his spending the summer in the Dominican Republic building homes and a medical center. James is also Editor and Social Justice Correspondent for his school’s newspaper. James plans to attend Georgetown to major in Political Science and Government with a future as an attorney.