Emmy Song (Rockville, MD)
Emmy is a sophomore at Montgomery Blair High School and resides in Rockville, MD. She is passionate about youth activism and universal literacy and STEM education. Emmy serves a staff writer for her school newspaper, edits for Minute Magazine, volunteers at a local nursing home, and competes on her school and regional math team. Emmy also plays viola in her state youth orchestra and works at Kumon instructing younger students in math and reading. As a YALA Fellow, Emmy hopes to inspire Asian-American youth to embrace their culture and become leaders in their community.