Milken Scholar 2019
Scholar Profile

J.D. Zhao

Software Engineering


James Zhao is a junior at Yale studying Computer Science and Economics. Previously, he interned at Yale Interactive Machines Group as a Research Assistant and at Tatari as a Software Engineer. He is a Coca-Cola Semifinalist, valedictorian, USA Physics Olympiad Medalist, National AP Scholar, Congressional Award Silver Medalist, and MIT Beaver Works Summer Institute alum.

High school:  Gretchen Whitney High School


College Year Degree
Yale University
New Haven, CT
2023 B.S. Computer Science
Yale University
New Haven, CT
2024 M.S. Economics