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 Fayette County participants for the Class of 2019.

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Lauren Carter

High School: Sayre School

College Preference: UCLA

Career Goals: Orthodontist

Talent: Dance  (Lyrical , by Lauren Carter)

Kiarah Higgins

High School: Lexington Christian Academy

College Preference:

Career Goals: Counseling Psychologist

Talent: Singing (Do Right Woman Do Right Man, by Aretha Franklin)

Cassidy Hook

High School: Sayre School

College Preference: New York University

Career Goals: International business

Talent: Lyrical Dance (Rise Up, by Andra Day)

Eleanor Liu

High School: Paul Laurence Dunbar High School

College Preference: Northeastern University

Career Goals: Business

Talent: Dance (Phoenix in Flight, by Liu Huan)

Lillian Meekin

High School: Lexington Catholic High School

College Preference: University of Pennsylvania

Career Goals: Neurologist

Talent: Vocal Performance (Art is Calling for Me from The Enchantress, by Victor Herbert)

Kaya Newton

High School: Paul Laurence Dunbar High School

College Preference: NKU

Career Goals: Studio Arts

Talent: Speed Painting (Painting, by Self)

Daryn Polzin

High School: Lafayette High School

College Preference: University of Cincinnati

Career Goals: BS Nursing

Talent: Tap Dance (Mr. Melody- Natalie Cole, by Billy Griffin)

Jakarah Ritter

High School: Bryan Station High School

College Preference: University Of Kentucky

Career Goals: Psychologist

Talent: Pop Vocal  (Adele, by )

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