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 Colbert County participants for the Class of 2018.

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Payton Allen

High School: Muscle Shoals High School

College Preference: University of South Alabama

Career Goals: Occupational Therapist

Talent: Original Monologue (More Than Therapy, by Payton Allen)

Lauren Brackin

High School: Muscle Shoals High School

College Preference: University of Auburn

Career Goals: Biomolecular engineer

Talent: Karate (Bo Staff Demonstration, by )

JObrea Burgess

High School:

College Preference: Alabama A&M University

Career Goals: Become a Registered-Nurse then a Pediatrician

Talent: Liturgical dance (Clean hands , by Deleon Richards)

Katelyn Burrow

High School: Muscle Shoals High School

College Preference: University of Alabama at Birmingham

Career Goals: Biomedical Engineering

Talent: Tap Dance (Cocktail Swing, by Paul Englishby)

Caroline Byington

High School: Muscle Shoals High School

College Preference: UAB

Career Goals: Pediatric Neurologist

Talent: Piano (Opening Themes from The Second Piano Concerto, by Sergei Rachmaninoff)

Megan Cook

High School: Covenant Christian School

College Preference: University of Alabama

Career Goals: Dance and Communicative Disorders

Talent: Dance (Home, by Gabrielle Aplin)

Parker Fleming

High School: Deshler

College Preference: University of North Alabama

Career Goals: Elementary Education

Talent: Sign Language 

Mary Galowitch

High School: Muscle Shoals High School

College Preference: University of North Alabama

Career Goals: Elementary Teacher, Administration

Talent: Resiting a Poem (Our Deepest Fear, by Marianne Williamson)

BreAnna Gasque

High School: Tharptown High School

College Preference: NWSCC and WSCC

Career Goals: Diagnostic Medical Sonographer

Talent: Singing (Rise Up, by Andra Day)

Valerie Hutcheson

High School:

College Preference: University of North Alabama

Career Goals: Registered Nurse

Talent: Vocal/Guitar (Wings, by Birdy)

Komal Kaur

High School: Muscle Shoals High School

College Preference: UAB, Auburn University

Career Goals: Pediatrician

Talent: Dance (Pinga, by Shreya Ghoshal)

Isabella Thompson

High School: Deshler High School

College Preference: Western Kentucky University

Career Goals: Personal Trainer

Talent: Singing (What a Beautiful Name, by Hillsong Worship )

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