The Best and The Brightest of 2023
They’ve started businesses and nonprofits, broken glass ceilings, and created products for the physical space and cyberspace. Meet the Junior Achievement 2022 JA 18 Under 18 recipients. These Arizonans distinguish themselves with their creativity, passion, and drive.
What unites the Class of 2022 is their almost singular ability to find inspiration and motivation from hardship. Whether it was the pure isolation that came from COVID-19, the death of a pet, or the recognition that they were unlike others around them; the Class of 2022 has used their creativity, generosity, and entrepreneurial spirit to make a difference in Arizona and beyond.
Learn a bit about them below, and don’t be surprised if you feel a little inspired yourself.