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 Frankfort participants for the Class of 2019.

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Julia Blackburn

High School: Franklin County High School

College Preference: Baylor University

Career Goals: Medical Illustration

Talent: Lyrical Dance Performance  (¨Alive¨, by Sia)

Cassia Cairell

High School: Western Hills High School

College Preference: Wright State University

Career Goals: Become a Neonatal nurse and dance instructor

Talent: Dancing (Lyrical Contemporary Dance, by )

Ryleigh Darnell

High School: Franklin County High School

College Preference: Coastal Carolina University

Career Goals: Marine Biologist

Talent: Piano (Simply Grace, by Jimmy Patillo and Ryleigh Darnell)

Amber Ferrell

High School: Franklin County High School

College Preference: University of Kentucky

Career Goals: Registered Nurse in Pediatrics

Talent: Dance Performance  (The Middle, by Song by Grey, Maren Morris, and Zedd)

Hannah Frye

High School: Frankfort High School

College Preference: UPike

Career Goals: Pediatrics

Talent: Ukulele (Free Fallin, by Tom Petty)

Kathryn Gay

High School: Western Hills High School

College Preference: University of Kentucky

Career Goals: NICU nurse

Talent: Ballet en Pointe (Pirates of the Caribbean, by Klaus Badelt and Hans Zimmer)

Kaitlyn Lee

High School: Franklin County High School

College Preference: University of Kentucky

Career Goals: I hope to own my own art studio one day

Talent: Baton Twirling (Light it Up, by Major Lazer)

Samareah Levarity

High School: Franklin County High School

College Preference: NKU, EKU, WKU, CCU, MU, and UC

Career Goals: Entrepreneur/ Dietician

Talent: poem (Life Through My Eyes, by Myself )

Brianne Mack-Bingham

High School: Western Hills High School

College Preference: Undecided

Career Goals: Undecided

Talent: Baton Twirling  (At or with me, by Jack Johnson)

Miranda Nesselrode

High School: Western Hills High School

College Preference: University of Kentucky

Career Goals: High School English Teacher

Talent: Vocal Performance (Don't Make Me Over, by Dionne Warwick)

Cassia Oney

High School: Western Hills High School

College Preference: University of Kentucky

Career Goals: I hope to become a Registered Nurse one day.

Talent: Dance  

Chloe Phelps

High School: Anderson County High School

College Preference: WKU

Career Goals: Pastor

Talent: Vocal Performance (Oceans (Where Feet May Fail), by Hillsong )

Zania Tutwiler

High School: Franklin County High School

College Preference: Kentucky Wesleyan

Career Goals: Zoologist

Talent: Vocal performance (Too Beautiful for Words, by Brenda Russell)

Keelacia Yett

High School: Franklin County High School

College Preference: Eastern Kentucky University

Career Goals: Nursing

Talent: Step routine  

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