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 Neshoba County participants for the Class of 2021.

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Mary Booker

High School: Philadelphia High School

College Preference: Mississippi State University

Career Goals: Become an Occupational Therapist

Talent: Contemporary Dance (Never Enough from The Greatest Showman, by Benji Passe and Justin Paul)

Kara Daly

High School: Philadelphia High School

College Preference: Mississippi State University

Career Goals: Children's therapist

Talent: Archery  (William Tell's Overture, by )

Molly Kuntz

High School: Neshoba Central High School

College Preference: University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB)

Career Goals: Physical Therapy

Talent: Vocal Performance (Storyteller, by Morgan Harper Nichols)

Mary Moran

High School: Neshoba Central High School

College Preference: Mississippi State University

Career Goals: Biomedical Engineering then medical school

Talent: Piano Performance (Polonaise in G Minor, by Frederic Chopin)

Emma Taylor

High School: Philadelphia High School

College Preference: ECCC / University of Mississippi

Career Goals: Attorney

Talent: Vocal  (Somewhere , by Leonard Bernstein)

Shannon Thomas

High School: Neshoba Central High School

College Preference: University of Mississippi

Career Goals: Orthopedic Surgeon

Talent: Vocal Performance (Pulled, by Andrew Lippa)

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