Singer and Songwriter Bri Ray, born in 1997, has engaged audiences in venues including Washington D.C.’s Kennedy Center, Miami’s New World Center, Utah’s Lavell Edwards Stadium and Vivint Smart Home Arena, California’s Dolby Theatre, and many more. Ray also appeared on the final season of FOX’s American Idol. Her original music has received national and international recognition. Ray is the first ever Presidential Scholar in the Arts of the singer/songwriter discipline. Her program “A Place for Everyone” helps to encourage kindness, create confidence, and teach tolerance, and has been shared with thousands of youth nationwide.