Angelina Huang is a highly accomplished high school student, athlete, and leader with a stellar academic profile, extensive extracurricular involvement, and numerous awards and honors. With a 4.95 GPA, Angelina ranks first in her class of 690 students at Ed W. Clark High School.
Outside of the classroom, Angelina is a nationally top-ranked junior golfer and a passionate advocate for women in STEM. She founded the Nevada Chapter of Women in STEM and has been its president and ambassador since 2022, empowering and encouraging young girls to pursue careers in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. Angelina is also the President of NV Girls in STEM to empower and encourage young girls to pursue careers in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. Additionally, Angelina and her younger sister, Cameron Huang, founded Dentistry for Kidz, a nonprofit organization and podcast dedicated to educating young kids about oral health and raising awareness about the importance of oral health, good diet, and oral disease from a young age.
Angelina is also an accomplished author, having published the book “I Want to Play College Golf” on Amazon in 2021. The book was based on interviews with over 15 golf coaches and experts and raised over $17,000 through book sales, which Angelina donated back to various community charities. She has also conducted research on the effects of EEG and brainwave signals on golf putting performance and volunteered with the American Heart Association and Cancer Awareness Marathon.
In addition to her academic and extracurricular achievements, Angelina has received numerous awards and honors, including the Princeton Book Award, London Book Festival Winner, Los Angeles Book Festival, and Beach Book Festival Honorable Mentions in 2023. She has also been recognized as a National AP Scholar with Distinction, the Gold Medal of the 2022 President Volunteer Service Award, and the 2022 Youth Community Service Award by the Global Federation of Chinese Business Women.
Angelina founded Neuroscience for Athletes, an organization that bridges neuroscience, cognitive science, artificial intelligence, psychology, and statistics to assist athletes in achieving their peak performance.