Current Representative

The Distinguished Young Woman of Kentucky for 2020 is Elif Ozyurekoglu, from Louisville.

Elif’s achievements include: U.S Navy Office of Naval Research Naval Science Award • Runner-up at Kentucky State Science Fair in Biomechanical Engineering • Regional Science Fair Champion in Biomechanical Engineering • British Society for Surgery of the Hand Conference Presentation • duPont Manual Swimming Crimson Award • duPont Manual Swimming Most Valuable Player Award • KHSAA Swimming State Finalist • Kentucky Swimming Zone Team Finalist • Kentucky Swimming State Finalist • 2019 Turkish Nationals Swimming Finalist

In addition, Elif’s activities include: USA Swimming/Turkish National Swimmer • duPont Manual Student Senate President • Russian School of Mathematics Teacher and Tutor • Louisville Girls Leadership • Louisville Youth Board • duPont Manual Key Club • Elyph Cosmetics Founder and CEO • duPont Manual Fair/Science Research • US Turkish Youth • duPont Manual National Honor Society
Volunteer for Mayor Fischer's 2018 Re-election Campaign • duPont Manual Student Senate Head of Environmental Committee • duPont Manual Destress Day Organizer • Louisville Girls Leadership Gender Equality Service Group • Math Tutor

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