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 Lee County participants for the Class of 2019.

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Rebecca Anders

High School: Auburn High School

College Preference: Auburn University

Career Goals: Elementary School Counselor

Talent: Dance (Taking Flight , by Anslee Palmer)

Andrea Blizzard

High School: Auburn High School

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Career Goals: Nurse Practitioner

Talent: Poetry Recitation (Me to Me, by Andrea Blizzard)

Anna Bolton

High School: Auburn High school

College Preference: Auburn

Career Goals: College undecided major

Talent: Dance (Bennie and the Jets covered by Haley Reinhart, by Choreographed by Rose)

Megan Burnette

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Bailey Carlisle

High School: Opelika High School

College Preference: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Career Goals: Pharmacist

Talent: Jazz/Acrobatics  (Swagger Jagger and Va Va Voom, by Cher and Nicki Minaj (Mashup/Choreography by Tiffany Chandler) )

Suma Ejantkar

High School: Auburn High School

College Preference: Undecided

Career Goals: Pediatrician

Talent: Indian Traditional Dance 

Amy Fan

High School: Auburn High School

College Preference: Northwestern University

Career Goals: Obstetrician/Gynecologist

Talent: Musical Performance (Fantasy for B flat Clarinet, by Malcolm Arnold)

Celeste Frazier

High School: Opelika High School

College Preference: Alabama State University

Career Goals: Sports Medicine

Talent: Baton Twirling (Bla Bla Bla Bla Cha Cha Cha, by Petty Booka )

Makai Gagliano

High School: Opelika High School

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Chantalee Inthavong

High School: Opelika High School

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Career Goals: Athletic Trainer/Nurse Practitioner

Talent: Laos Traditional Dance 

Camille Powell

High School: Auburn High School

College Preference: Auburn University

Career Goals: Nurse

Talent: Piano  (Solfeggio , by C. P. E. Bach)

Daleya Scaife

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College Preference: Howard University

Career Goals: News Anchor-Business Law

Talent: Singing/Musical Theatre (I Am Changing, by Jennifer Holliday)

Annslee Shields

High School: Auburn High School

College Preference: Auburn University

Career Goals: Occupational Therapy

Talent: Poetry Reading (A Psalm of Life, by Henry Wadsworth )

Kalyn Yountz

High School: Opelika High School

College Preference: University of South Alabama

Career Goals: Marketing Management

Talent: Piano (Sonatina in G major, by Theodore Latour)

Michelle Zhuang

High School: Auburn High School

College Preference: Swarthmore College

Career Goals: Dermatologist

Talent: Singing (Born This Way, by Lady Gaga)

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