Participants

Distinguished Young Women participants come from all walks of life, but they have one thing in common: the desire to succeed. Below are the Distinguished Young Women of Mobile County participants for the Class of 2019.

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Kristen Abney

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College Preference: University of South Alabama

Career Goals: Pharmacist

Talent: Poem (Phenomenal Women , by Maya Angelou)

Zoey Archible

High School: Murphy High School

College Preference: Florida State University

Career Goals: Entrpreneurship

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Samiya Berry

High School: murphy high school

College Preference: auburn university

Career Goals: pediatric surgeon

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Hannah Blackmon

High School: Murphy

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Layne Bleyswyk

High School: Mobile Christian School

College Preference: University of Alabama at Birmingham

Career Goals: General Dentist

Talent: Jazz/Acrobatics Routine (You Can't Stop the Beat, by Laurie Grigsby)

ZaKiyyah Bonner

High School: Baker High School

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Sydnee Brown

High School: Satsuma

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Rubyen Brown

High School: W. P. Davidson High School

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LaDaisha Brown

High School: Mcgill-Toolen

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Morgan Brown

High School: Ben C. Rain

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Katherine Bryan

High School: Mobile Christian School

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Meredith Busby

High School: Baker High School

College Preference: Mississippi State University

Career Goals: Engineering

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Taylor Byrd

High School: Mary G Montgomery

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Abigail Church

High School: Baker High School

College Preference: University of Mississippi

Career Goals: Neurology

Talent: Pointe Dance  (Kitri's Act III Variation, by Caroline Tison)

Hannah Colson

High School: Moffett Road Christian School

College Preference: unknown

Career Goals: Medical Field

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Maegan Crawford

High School: Alma Bryant High School

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Kennedy-Mycal Davis

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College Preference: University of South Alabama

Career Goals: Physical Therapist

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Micah Dean

High School: C.F. Vigor High School

College Preference: University of Minnesota: Twin Cities

Career Goals: Architecture

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Trinh Dinh

High School: W.P. Davidson High School

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Lindsay Dye

High School: Baker High School

College Preference: The University of South Alabama

Career Goals: Pediatric Nurse

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LaTonya Easter

High School: Alma Bryant High School

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Elanne Eaton

High School: Baker

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Maegan Edwards

High School: Baker High School

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Elizabeth Eldridge

High School: Murphy High School

College Preference: Georgia State University

Career Goals: Family lawyer

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Journi Ellis

High School: Baker High School

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Payton Emmertson

High School: W. P. Davidson High School

College Preference: Southern Virginia University

Career Goals: Software Development and Computer Programmer

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Jamea English

High School: Mobile Christian

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Makayla Foster

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College Preference: University of Florida

Career Goals: Anesthesiologist

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Presley George

High School: Saraland High School

College Preference: Auburn University

Career Goals: Veterinarian

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Anah Godwin

High School: Theadore high school

College Preference: University of South alabama

Career Goals: Business

Talent: Singing (Trust in you, by Lauhren Daigle )

Quintecia Graham

High School: Williamson High School

College Preference: Tuskegee University

Career Goals: Neurosurgeon

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Madeleine Greenwood

High School: McGill Toolen Catholic High School

College Preference: Auburn University

Career Goals: Pharmacy

Talent: Lyrical Dance  (song - “Anything’s Possible” by Leah Michelle, by Colby Shinn - choreographer )

Elizabeth Haik

High School: McGill Toolen Catholic High School

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DeNae Hamilton

High School: Mattie T. Blount High School

College Preference: Auburn University In Montgomery

Career Goals: Sports Medicine

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Scarlett Harrington

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College Preference: University of Alabama

Career Goals: Business Owner

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Kelsey Highsmith

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Amanda Hill

High School: Davidson High School

College Preference: University of Alabama at Birmingham

Career Goals: NICU nurse practitioner also a physical therapist

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Ta'Niya Jones

High School: Ben C. Rain

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Megan Jordan

High School: Murphy High School

College Preference: Georgia Institute of Technology/ Auburn University

Career Goals: Engineering/ Medicine

Talent: Musical Performance 

Veneita Jordan

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Jenna Kasim

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College Preference: South Alabama

Career Goals: Medical profession

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Shamerial Kidd

High School: Mobile Christian School

College Preference: University of Alabama

Career Goals: To become a Pediatric Oncologist

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Carson Kuhr

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College Preference: The University of Alabama at Birmingham

Career Goals: Orthodontist

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Anna Ladner

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Ashley Lankford

High School: Satsuma High School

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Natalie Lynch

High School: Mattie T. Blount High School

College Preference: Southren University and A&M College

Career Goals: Obstetrics Nurse

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Allison Matthews

High School: Theodore High School

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Mckenzie McCloud

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College Preference: University of Alabama

Career Goals: Orthodontist

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Caroline McGrath

High School: McGill-Toolen Catholic High School

College Preference: USC, University of Alabama, Ohio State University

Career Goals: Physician, Forensic Pathologist

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Madison McGuff

High School: Satsuma High School

College Preference: Auburn University

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Destiny Mcfadden

High School: Baker High School

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Career Goals: To become a psychologist

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Arteria Moffett

High School: Mattie Thomas Blount high school

College Preference: Auburn University in Montgomery

Career Goals: Occupational Therapist and Entrepreneur

Talent: Cheer/Dance (Fashion Design, by )

Terrisa Mosley

High School: c.f vigor high school

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Genna Myers

High School: Saraland High School

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Mya Nobles

High School: Baker High School

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Ashley Noel

High School: Alma Bryant

College Preference: UAB

Career Goals: Dentistry

Talent: baton twirling  

Bacardi Odom

High School: Mobile Christian

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Destiny Parker

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College Preference: Auburn University

Career Goals: Engineer

Talent: Musical (Saxophone) 

Samaria Perry

High School: Theodore high school

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Andrea Reed

High School: C.F. Vigor High School

College Preference: Mercer University

Career Goals: Nurse Anesthetist

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Jessica Reese

High School: Baker High School

College Preference: Troy University

Career Goals: Lawyer

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India Reynolds

High School: Murphy High School

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Maigan Riley

High School: Murphy High School

College Preference: University of Alabama

Career Goals: Child advocacy Lawyer

Talent: Singing (Last Exit, by Unknown)

Kristen Roberts

High School: Mattie T Blount

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Kristen Roberts

High School: Mattie T. Blount

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Brianna Robinson

High School: W.P. Davidson High School

College Preference: Auburn University

Career Goals: Architectural Engineering & Interior Design

Talent: Baton Twirling 

Madelyn Rottger

High School: Baker High School

College Preference: The Juilliard School

Career Goals: Choreographer, Dancer, Film

Talent: Dance (Open/Lyrical/Ballet/Jazz, by )

Hannah Sashington

High School: W.P Davidson High School

College Preference: University of Alabama

Career Goals: Pediatrician

Talent: Dance 

Deanna Scopolites

High School: Murphy High School

College Preference: LSU, USA, Auburn, Southern Miss, Mississippi State

Career Goals: Marine Biologist, Chemist, Environmentalist

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Anna Smith

High School: Baker High School

College Preference: University of Alabama

Career Goals: Become a well-known forensic scientist

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Molly Smith

High School: Satsuma High School

College Preference: University of Alabama at Birmingham

Career Goals: Cardiothoracic Surgeon

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Lexie Smith

High School: Mary G. Montgomery

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Hanna Stiles

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Jordan Stith

High School: Murphy Highschool

College Preference: Tuskegee,Spellman or Xavier

Career Goals: to become a medical or forensic scientist

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Emily Summey

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Sanaz Tafazoli

High School: Murphy Highschool

College Preference: University of Alabama at Birmingham

Career Goals: nurse practitioner

Talent: Roller skating  

Taylyn Taylor

High School: Alma Bryant High School

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Dominique Taylor

High School: Blount High School

College Preference: 4 year college

Career Goals: Pre-law

Talent: Oratory/Debate 

Madeleine Thompson

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Hayley Watters

High School: Baker High School

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Nicole White

High School: Murphy High School

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Carleigh White

High School: Cottage Hill Christian Academy

College Preference: University of Alabama

Career Goals: architecture engineering

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Victoria Williams

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Margaret Zheng

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