The 2022 Minnesota Aspirations in Computing Rising Star Honorees – Freshman & Sophomore

The 2022 Minnesota Aspirations in Computing Rising Star Honorees – Freshman & Sophomore

The Minnesota Aspirations in Computing Awards (MNAiC) program is proud to announce the 2022 class of honorees, selected from high schools throughout Minnesota by national and state review teams.

Family, friends, educators, business partners and sponsors will gather to support and celebrate the award recipients remarkable I.T. achievements during a special private event on Saturday, April 30th at Target Field in Minneapolis.


Apollo High School, St. Cloud
• Reese Grimsley, Sophomore


Burnsville High School
• Julia Osmolski, Sophomore


Century High School, Rochester
• Yoonju Lee, Freshman


DeLaSalle High School, Minneapolis
• Adia Fienagha, Sophomore
• Mikhala Rivers, Freshman


East Ridge High School, Woodbury
• Juhae Song, Sophomore


Eastview High School, Apple Valley
• Harini Vinod, Sophomore


Eden Prairie High School
• Sabreen Khanikar, Sophomore

Heritage Academy, Minneapolis
Hannah Abdi, Freshman


Highland Park Senior High School, St. Paul
• Isabella Pfankuch, Sophomore


John Marshall High School, Rochester
• Elizabeth Rettmann, Sophomore


Minnesota Connections Academy
• Laasya Aki, Sophomore


Mounds View High School
• Riley Mauer, Sophomore


Osakis High School
• Victoria Hoeper, Sophomore


Rosemount High School
• Dagmawit Abate, Sophomore
• Keertana Addagudi, Sophomore
• Sarah Doss-Johnson, Sophomore

Roseville Area High School
Amelie Nickel, Sophomore


Simley High School, Inver Grove Heights
• Abigail Tabor, Sophomore


Southwest High School, Minneapolis
• Emily Springer, Sophomore


Spectrum High School, Elk River
• Allyson Barrows, Sophomore
• Jeramyah Johnson, Sophomore
• Caroline Person, Sophomore


St. Paul Academy and Summit School
• Anja Seifert, Sophomore


Tartan High School, Oakdale
• Delmariea Joseph, Freshman

Meet All of the 2022 Minnesota Aspirations in Computing Award Honorees