Adaya Sturkey (2019)
United States of America
Adaya Sturkey is a senior at Hampton University where she is pursuing a Bachelor's of Science in Cellular and Molecular Biology and a minor in Chemistry. She is the co-founder of Flourish Mentoring Program, a non-profit organization for young girls. Upon graduation, she hopes to pursue a dual M.D and MHA. In addition to her research experience, Adaya also values exposure to non-STEM fields and has completed internships in both business and politics. She aspires to use this diverse background to help reform the United States healthcare system. Adaya is 21 years old and from the United States.