North Star Rotary Youth Exchange


Minneapolis South Exchange Student Hall of Fame

Inbound Students

Ylva from Norway
Attending Roosevelt High, 2019-20
        Hosted by the Desiree and Paul Brazelton family; the Kris and Kristen Schaefer-Brown family; and the Patti and Eric Grube family.

Matias from Finland
Attending South High, 2019-20
        Hosted by the Dorothy Lesher and Brian Aust family; the Edie Karras and Peggy McKenna family; and the Mary and Loren Chantland family.

Lucy from Australia
Attending Washburn High, 2019
        Hosted by the Kelly and Bryce Pier family, the Mary and Loren Chantland family; and the Corinne Ertz and Scott Persons family.

Alexis Juarez Jaimes from Mexico
Attending Southwest High, 2018-19
        Hosted by the Andrew Dresdner family; the Rob and Holly Baker family; and the Paul Leavitt and Merav Siman-Tov family.

Irene Mentasti from Italy
        Attended South High, 2017-18
        Hosted by the Mary and Loren Chantland family; the Daniela Vasan/Josh Reimnitz family; and the Dara Rudick/Ryan Allen family.

Arya Pamungkas from Indonesia
        Attended Southwest High, 2016-17
        Hosted by the Mary and Loren Chantland family; the Laurie Davis/Scott McConnell family; and the Christa Anders/Tom McLeod family.

Petra Korbiniova from Slovakia
        Attended Washburn High, 2015-16
        Hosted by the Laura Hinnendael and Mark Gormley family; the Jessica Toft/Max Schott Family; and the Mary Vrabel family.

Matias Codutti from Argentina
        Attended Southwest High, 2014-15
        Hosted by the Diane and David Langille family; the Joe and Cindy Christian family; and the John and Maria Rosengren family

Philipp Holz from Germany,
        Attending Washburn High, 2013-14
        Hosted by the Romana and Ryan Pulkrabek family; the Wes and Dawn Chapman family; and the Maria and Stephan Boda family.

Hiroko Akegami, Japan
        Attended Washburn High, 2012-13 
        Hosted by the Romana and Ryan Pulkrabek family; the Jim Nelson/Ellen Durkin family; and the Miriam and Doug Scholz-Carlson family

Ketaki "Kiya" Abhyankar, India
       Attended South High, 2012-13
       Hosted by the Kristen Stuenkel/Kent Honl family; the Camille Bryant family; and the Denise Rouleau/Peter von Sien family

Lisa Stephan, Germany
       Attended Southwest High, 2011-2012
       Hosted by the Peter and Heather Haakenson family and the Ben Olk/Kris Berggren family