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 Montgomery County participants for the Class of 2023.

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Kynlee Barnes

High School: Booker T. Washington Magnet High School

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Brooke Bender

High School: Saint James School

College Preference: University of Alabama

Career Goals: Major in General Business with a minor in Finance

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Gray Brendle

High School: Trinity Presbyterian School

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SoNia Brown

High School: Booker T Washington Magnet

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Samantha Buhanan

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Jasmin Castillo

High School: LAMP High School

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Aniah Clark

High School: Booker T. Washington magnet high school

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Destiney Crawford

High School: Pike Road High School

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Anna Dickey

High School: Saint James

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Arica Haywood

High School: Pike Road High School

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Winola Kennedy

High School: Pike Road High School

College Preference: undecided

Career Goals: Science Related

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Camilla Loard

High School: Trinity Presbyterian School

College Preference: University of Mississippi

Career Goals: Pharmacy or Elementary Education

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Ashlee Lynch

High School: Pike Road High School

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Zaina Marcum

High School: Ezekiel Academy

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Sara Grace Merrill

High School: Trinity Presbyterian School

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Molly Mitchell

High School: Brewbaker Technology Magnet High School

College Preference: Samford University

Career Goals: Pediatric Nurse

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Grace (Gracie) Phillips

High School: Pike Road High School

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Taylor Potts

High School: Saint James School

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Caitlyn Ryan

High School: Prattville High School

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Marley Smith

High School: Trinity Presbyterian School

College Preference: Auburn University or University of Mississippi

Career Goals: Neonatologist

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Airi'ony Smith

High School: Booker T Washington magnet high school

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Jalyn Tait

High School: Holtville High School

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Amy Treloar

High School: Montgomery Catholic Preparatory School

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Cailin White

High School: LAMP

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