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 Kentucky participants for the Class of 2020.

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Emma Carroll


City: Frankfort

College Preference: University of Kentucky

Career Goals: Radio City Rockette

Talent: Dance (Tap, by by Jamie Dupuis; Choreography by: Megan Dragoo )

Elif Ozyurekoglu


City: Louisville

College Preference: Harvard University

Career Goals: Aesthetic Plastic Surgery

Talent: Piano and Vocal (Suddenly Seymour, by Howard Elliott Ashman / Alan Menken)

Mary Medley

Washington County

City: Springfield

College Preference: Bellarmine University

Career Goals: Lawyer

Talent: Vocal Performance  (“On My Own”, by Claude- Michel Schönberg)

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