Celina Zhao

Celina Zhao

Edmond Memorial High School

Zhao is a National Merit finalist and Presidential Scholar nominee. She is an All-State violinist, a member of Edmond Memorial High School Symphonic Orchestra and was selected for the Oklahoma Summer Arts Institute Orchestra. Zhao is a district judge and attorney with Oklahoma Youth and Government, a member of Young Democrats and interned for Abby Broyles 2020 U.S. Senate campaign. She serves as senior representative for Student Council and is interested in film and digital photography. Zhao volunteers at OU Medical Center. Her sister, Karena, was a 2017 Academic All-Stater. Zhao plans to study ethics, politics and economics at Yale University. Scholarship sponsor: Academic All-State Alumni