Class of 2020

Emerge California Class of 2020

The Class of 2020 is our largest ever in
Emerge California history.
67 women were selected to join this year’s class,
including 31 in our Northern California cohort,
21 in our Southern California cohort,
and 15 in our Central Valley cohort. 

NORTHERN CALIFORNIA COHORT
Aliya Chisti
Allyssa Victory Villanueva
Alma Hernandez
April Northrup
Artavia Berry
Caitlin Robinett Jachimowicz
Carolyn Wysinger
Conna McCarthy
Cristina Medina Dirksen
Destiny Whitfield Briscoe

Esmeralda Cortez Rosales
GeNell Gary
Guadalupe Enllana
IdaRose Sylvester
Jennifer Salerno
Jennifer Esteen
Jennifer Shanoski
Kyra Mungia

Linda Sell
Lisa Forssell
Lisa Mendes
Magali Limeta
Meghan Marshall
Melissa Shuen-Mallory
Melissa Blaustein
Melissa Stafford Jones
Morgan Chaknova
Patricia Hunter
Rachel Farac
Stephanie Williams-Rogers
Zoe Carter


SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA COHORT
Branda Lin
Cheylynda Barnard
Denise Delgado
Dr. Diandra “Dee” Bremond
Dulce Vasquez
Eboney Pearson
Helen Tran
Jacqulyn Whang
Katharine Yaroslavsky
Kathleen Treseder
Kathye Armitage
Kellie Shay Hinze
Marina Torres
Meredith Murr
Natalie Moser
Nelly Nieblas
Dr. Raissa White
Sasha Renee Perez

Dr. Tiffany E. Boyd-Hodgson
Tina Arias Miller
Victoria Keen


CENTRAL VALLEY COHORT
Adrian Carpenter-McKinney
Destiny Rodriguez
Jamie Simon
Dr. Julie Damron
Karen Bayne
Kristi Capra
Leng Power
Dr. Mary J. Wardell
Megan Sapigao
Michelle Shaw
Michelle Tucker
Stephanie Williams
Veronica Nelson
Yolanda Peneda