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 Union County participants for the Class of 2018.

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Jolie Baird

High School: Craft Academy for Excellence in Science and Math

College Preference: Washington University in St. Louis

Career Goals: Doctor of Physical Therapy

Talent: Piano (Malaguena, by Ernesto Lecuona)

Macy Crump

High School: Union County High School

College Preference: University of Louisville

Career Goals: Elementary School Teacher

Talent: Contemporary Dance Routine ("Masterpiece" , by )

Emily Davis

High School: Union County High School

College Preference: Eastern Kentucky University

Career Goals: Solve environmental issues around the world

Talent: Writing own Monologue ("Solving the World's Problems over Breakfast", by Emily Davis)

Jamee French

High School: Union County High School

College Preference: University of Kentucky

Career Goals: I plan to pursue a career in Broadcast Journalism.

Talent: Theatrical Jazz (Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy, by The Andrews Sisters)

Carson Greenwell

High School: Owensboro Catholic High School

College Preference: University of Kentucky

Career Goals: Broadcast Journalism, Pre-Vet, or Agriculture

Talent: Piano  (What a Wonderful World, by Louis Armstrong)

Mercedes Simpson

High School: UNION COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL

College Preference: University of Louisville

Career Goals: Medical Field

Talent: Tumbling / Dance Routine (Workin' Out Barbie , by Jennifer Love Hewitt )

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