Student Accolades

National Recognition

National YoungArts Foundation Award
Emily Cattouse (Ryman ‘19), Finalist


Emily Cattouse

Congressional District Art Competition Award
Grace Kim (Ryman ‘20), 34th District
Maille Uyehara (Ryman ‘18), 39th District


Grace Kim’s parents, Congress Member Jimmy Gomez, and Grace Kim (left to right)


Maille Uyehara and Executive Director Diane Brigham

Awards

Lucille Ryman Carroll Student Award
Jessica Bui (Ryman ’19)


Board member Wayne Hunt and Jessica Bui

Hani El-Masri Student Artist Award
Geovani Alberto Cruz Alfaro (Ryman ‘17)


Diane Brigham, Geovani Alberto Cruz Alfaro, and Education Manager Rebecca Tuynman (left to right)

Scholarships

Ryman Arts Scholarship to Idyllwild Arts Summer Program
Marco Salguero (Ryman ’19)


Marco Salguero and family at Idyllwild Arts

Ryman Arts Scholarship to Otis Summer of Art
Vanessa Byrd (Ryman ’20)
Beverly Chicas (Ryman ‘20)

Ryman Arts Scholarship to ArtCenter College of Design
Meg Takata (Ryman ’19)

Ryman Arts Scholarship to California Institute of the Arts
Alejandro Cerutti (Ryman ’16)
Noah Chang (Ryman ’18)
Jeremy Hoare (Ryman ’15)

Ryman Arts Scholarship to Otis College of Art and Design
Tiahna Barmore (Ryman ’19)

Internships and Fellowships

Ryman Arts Sklar Internship at Walt Disney Imagineering
Carol Hu (Ryman ’15)


Carol Hu

Ryman Arts Internship at The Hettema Group
Mira Prajapati (Ryman ‘15)

Ryman Arts Getty Marrow Undergraduate Internship
Andrea Ortiz Galdamez (Ryman’14)


Andrea Ortiz Galdamez

Ryman Arts Alumni Fellowship
Veronica Mora (Ryman ‘14)


Veronica Mora

National Recognition

National YoungArts Foundation Award
Edie Trautwein (Ryman ‘17), Merit

Congressional District Art Competition Award
Cassie Avelar (Ryman ’18), 32nd District
Brennan Elliott (Ryman ‘19), 37th District
David Perez Espinoza (Ryman ‘18), 27th District
Camila Fernandez (Ryman ’18), 37th District
Lila Karp (Ryman ’18), 29th District
Peri Reynaldo (Ryman ’18), 37th District
Chloe Ward (Ryman ’18), 38th District


Kristine Hatanaka, Camila Fernandez, Education Manager Rebecca Tuynman (left to right)

Scholastic National Medals
Jennifer Nie (Ryman ’17), Gold Medal
Kate Planting (Ryman ’18), Silver Medal
Becky Seo (Ryman ’17), Silver Medal

Awards

Lucille Ryman Carroll Student Award
Bailey Small (Ryman ’18)

Board member David Price and Craig Small, Bailey Small’s parent father, who accepted the award on her behalf

Hani El-Masri Student Artist Award
Luliia Kurinna (Ryman ‘17)

Walt Disney Imagineer Julie Svendsen, Luliia Kurinna, Rebecca Tuynman, and Executive Director Diane Brigham (left to right)

Scholarships

Ryman Arts Scholarship to Idyllwild Arts Summer Program
Gieneyra Lai (Ryman ‘19)

Gieneyra Lai

Ryman Arts Scholarship to Otis Summer of Art
Beyla Espinoza (Ryman ‘19)
Bella Runcie (Ryman ‘18)

Ryman Arts Scholarship to ArtCenter College of Design
Regis Lee (Ryman ’18)

Ryman Arts Scholarship to California Institute of the Arts
Alejandro Cerutti (Ryman ’16)
Noah Chang (Ryman ’18)
Jeremy Hoare (Ryman ’15)

Ryman Arts Scholarship to Laguna College of Art and Design
Ciarra Giron (Ryman ’16)
Elizabeth Islas (Ryman ’17)

Ryman Arts Scholarship to Otis College of Art and Design
Lismary Escamilla (Ryman ’17)

Internships and Fellowships

Ryman Arts Sklar Internship at Walt Disney Imagineering
Yvette Nakamoto (Ryman ‘14)

Yvette Nakamoto

Ryman Arts Internship at The Hettema Group
Janet Hwang (Ryman ‘14)

Janet Hwang

Ryman Arts Getty Marrow Undergraduate Internship
Hailey Vasquez (Ryman ’16)
Stephanie Petteplace (Ryman ‘16)

Hailey Vasquez and Stephanie Petteplace

Ryman Arts Alumni Fellowship
Karen Ramirez (Ryman ‘13)

Karen Ramirez

National Recognition

Congressional District Art Competition Award
Siwoo Kim (Ryman ‘17), 39th District
Chelsea Liu (Ryman ‘17), 33rd District
Becky Seo (Ryman ‘17), 27th District

Siwoo Kim and Executive Diane Brigham

Chelsea Liu and Diane Brigham

Becky Seo and Diane Brigham

Awards

Lucille Ryman Carroll Student Award
Yesenia Ruiz (Ryman ‘17)

Yesenia Ruiz and Board member David Price

Hani El-Masri Student Artist Award
XiaoXuan (Ivy) Bi

President of Walt Disney Imagineering Bob Weis, XiaoXuan (Ivy) Bi, and Walt Disney Imagineer Julie Svendsen (left to right)

Scholarships

Ryman Arts Scholarship to Idyllwild Arts Summer Program
Salvador Valenzuela (Ryman ’18)

Ryman Arts Scholarship to Otis Summer of Art
Brad Ellzey (Ryman ’17)
Sol Lopez (Ryman ’17)

Brad Ellzey and Executive Director Diane Brigham

Ryman Arts Scholarship to ArtCenter College of Design
Hikaru Haneda (Ryman ’16)

Ryman Arts Scholarship to California Institute of the Arts
Erin Shin (Ryman ’17)

Ryman Arts Scholarship to Laguna College of Art and Design
Hannah Granneman (Ryman ’17)

Ryman Arts Scholarship to Otis College of Art and Design
Amoura Gonzalez (Ryman ’16)

Internships

Ryman Arts Sklar Internship at Walt Disney Imagineering
Emma Wood (Ryman ‘12)


Emma Wood and Diane Brigham

National Recognition

Congressional District Art Competition Award
Su Kim (Ryman ‘17), 34th District
Peggy Luk (Ryman ‘16), 27th District

Su Kim and Executive Director Diane Brigham

Awards

Lucille Ryman Carroll Student Award
Margaret Tran (Ryman ’16)

Margaret Tran

Scholarships

Ryman Arts Scholarship to Otis Summer of Art
Sharon Park (Ryman ’17)
Becky Seo (Ryman ’17)

Ryman Arts Scholarship to Ox-Bow School of Art & Artists' Residency
Kianna Teachout (Ryman ’17)

Kianna Teachout and Diane Brigham

Internships

Ryman Arts Internship at BRC Imagination Arts
Braden Hollis (Ryman ’15)

Braden Hollis (second from the left) with fellow BRC Imagination Arts interns

Ryman Arts Sklar Internship at Walt Disney Imagineering
Stephanie Burtner (Ryman ’09)

Stephanie Burtner

National Recognition

National YoungArts Foundation Award
Constance Ye (Ryman ’17), Merit

Constance Ye and Executive Director Diane Brigham

Congressional District Art Competition Award
Kristina Andrada (Ryman ’15), 29th District
Peggy Luk (Ryman ’16), 27th District
Lauren Suh (Ryman ’14), 28th District

Awards

Lucille Ryman Carroll Student Award
Erickson Rivera (Ryman ’15)

Erickson Rivera and Walt Disney Imagineer Kathy Mangum

Scholarships

Ryman Arts Scholarship to Idyllwild Arts Summer Program
Gaby Aguirre (Ryman ‘15)

Gaby Aguirre

Ryman Arts Scholarships to Otis Summer of Art
Kayla Ryyth (Ryman ‘15)
Hyunji Song (Ryman ‘16)

Kayla Ryyth and Diane Brigham

Ryman Arts Scholarship to Ox-Bow School of Art & Artists' Residency
Keily Maldonado (Ryman ’17)
Baker Scott de Almeida (Ryman ’16)

Internships

Ryman Arts Internship at BRC Imagination Arts
Ashley Cheou (Ryman ’13)

Ashley Cheou

Ryman Arts Sklar Internship at Walt Disney Animation Studios
Wesley Lin (Ryman ’09)

Wesley Lin

Ryman Arts Sklar Internship at Walt Disney Imagineering
Linda Jean Jaramillo (Ryman ’11)

Linda Jean Jaramillo

National Recognition

Congressional District Art Competition Award
Angaea Cuna (Ryman ‘14), 29th District
Srishti Goswamy (Ryman ‘16), 37th District
Jonathan Le (Ryman ’14), 27th District

Srishti Goswamy and Executive Director Diane Brigham

Alliance Young Professionals Network Leaders of Change Scholarship Award
Estefany Rodriquez (Ryman ’14)

Estefany Rodriquez (center)

Awards

Lucille Ryman Carroll Student Award
Misha Holtz (Ryman ‘14)

Misha Holtz and Diane Brigham

TEA Buzz Price Student Award
Justus Ross (Ryman ’15)
Iridiana Ybarguen (Ryman ’15)

Justus Ross and Diane Brigham

Iridiana Ybarguen and Diane Brigham

Scholarships

Ryman Arts Scholarships to Otis Summer of Art
Megan Moberly (Ryman ‘14)
Matthew Santin (Ryman ’14)

Megan Moberly and Diane Brigham

Matthew Santin and Diane Brigham

Internships

Ryman Arts Internship at BRC Imagination Arts
Jean Young (Ryman ’13)

Ryman Arts Sklar Internship at Walt Disney Imagineering
Jordan Simon (Ryman ’10)

National Recognition

Congressional District Art Competition Award
Ariana Pacino (Ryman ’14), 37th District
Stephanie Varela (Ryman ’12), 34th District

Ariana Pacino and Representative Lauren Johnson of Congress Member Karen Bass' Office

Stephanie Varela and Congress Member Xavier Becerra

Awards

Lucille Ryman Carroll Student Scholarship
Jason Fujikuni (Ryman ‘13)

Jason Fujikuni and Board member Chuck Fry

TEA Buzz Price Student Award
Anna McGrew (Ryman ’14)
Erick Villegas (Ryman ’13)

Anna McGrew and Executive Director Diane Brigham

Erick Villegas

Scholarships

Ryman Arts Scholarship to Idyllwild Arts Summer Program
Kevin Cruz (Ryman ‘13)

Kevin Cruz and Diane Brigham

Ryman Arts Scholarships to Otis Summer of Art
Domonique Brown (Ryman ‘11)
Iris Huang (Ryman ‘15)
Kelly Juarez (Ryman ‘14)

Domonique Brown and Master Teaching Artist Malaika Zweig

Iris Huang and Diane Brigham

Kelly Juarez

Internships

Ryman Arts Sklar Internship at Walt Disney Imagineering
Ashley Healy (Ryman ‘06)

Ryman Arts Internship at BRC Imagination Arts
Anto Tavitian (Ryman ‘13)
Emma Wood (Ryman ’12)

Anto Tavitian and Education Manger Rebecca Tuynman