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 Grant County participants for the Class of 2022.

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Erin Cass

High School: Madison-Grant High School

College Preference: Rose-Hulman

Career Goals: Chemical Engineer

Talent: Xylophone Playing (When Johnny Comes Marching Home, by Patrick Sarfield Gilmore)

Ashley Derry

High School: Madison-Grant Jr/Sr High School

College Preference: Herron School of Art and Design

Career Goals: Art Therapist

Talent: Art Work 

Ella Frantz

High School: Mississinewa High School

College Preference: Indiana Wesleyan University

Career Goals: Lawyer

Talent: Musical theatre  (Part of Your World, by Original Broadway Cast )

Alicia Hunt

High School: Mississinewa High School

College Preference: Trine University

Career Goals: Doctor of Physical Therapy

Talent: Singing (, by Lauren Daigle)

Hayley Jarck

High School: Eastbrook High School

College Preference: Iowa State University

Career Goals: Obtain a career in Animal Science.

Talent: Speech on showing livestock 

Makenna Kelley

High School: Mississinewa High School

College Preference: Ball State

Career Goals: Elementary Teacher

Talent: Tap Dancing (Marian Hill, by )

Andrea Lovett

High School: Mississinewa High School

College Preference:

Career Goals:

Talent: Dance 

Lillian Ludlow

High School: Mississinewa High School

College Preference:

Career Goals: Environmental Engineer

Talent: Classical Singing (Star Vicino, by Composer Unknown, Arranged by Arthur Schoep)

Kennedy Miller

High School: Eastbrook High School

College Preference:

Career Goals: to own by own business

Talent: Lyrical/Contemporary dance 

Elayna Parandi

High School: Mississinewa High School

College Preference: Indiana Wesleyan University

Career Goals: Youth Pastor or a music related career

Talent: Singing while playing piano  (Respect, by Aretha Franklin )

Katelyn Roseberry

High School: Mississinewa High School

College Preference: Ball State University

Career Goals: Clinical Psychologist

Talent: Music (Concerto No. 2 in G Major, by Seitz )

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