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 Jefferson County participants for the Class of 2020.

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Grace Ahnert

High School: Vestavia Hills High School

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McKinley Beck

High School: McAdory High School

College Preference: Undecided

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Talent: Twirling (Chandelier, by Leroy Sanchez)

Sarah Bensinger

High School: Hoover High School

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Jaslyn Berry

High School: McAdory High School

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Kierra Burks

High School: Clay-Chalkville High School

College Preference: Jacksonville State University

Career Goals: Attorney

Talent: Monologue  

Emily Fitzhugh

High School: Clay-Chalkville High School

College Preference: Not sure, but in-state

Career Goals: Neonatal Nurse

Talent: Vocal/Guitar (Great Is Thy Faithfulness, by Public Domain)

Caroline Franco

High School: John Carroll Catholic High School

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Hannah Hardin

High School: Evangel Christian School

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Olivia Heywood

High School: Hoover High School

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Kaddyja Jallow

High School: Spain Park High School

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Talent: Vocal Solo 

Tannah Kirkland

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College Preference: Lee University

Career Goals: Pediatric Psychologist

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Grace Pickard

High School: Vestavia Hills High School

College Preference: Liberty University

Career Goals: Business Management

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Laura Rickard

High School: Corner High School

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Taylor Sewell

High School: Shades Valley High School

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Kathryne Sides

High School: Homewood High School

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Lauren Thrasher

High School: Hoover High School

College Preference: Auburn University

Career Goals: Physical Therapist

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Isabella Weyerman

High School: Hewitt-Trussville High School

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Katherine Wright

High School: Hoover High School

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