Distinguished Young Women participants come from all walks of life, but they have one common characteristic: the desire to succeed. Each young woman receives valuable life experience through participation in the program including relationship skills, self-confidence, and a sense of achievement. The goal of Distinguished Young Women is to ensure that everyone who participates in the program at any level has an enjoyable and memorable experience.

Below is a list of participants for the upcoming 2016 Distinguished Young Women of Frederick County program. Want to participate? Apply now!

Madeline Mulligan

Kathleen Bloom

Parents: Bruce & Colleen Bloom
College Preference: University of South Carolina, OSU, Harvard, etc.
Career Goals: Minor in French, Major in Comm. or Music Industry

Tram Nguyen

Parents: Huu Nguyen & Thu Le
College Preference: Culinary and Baking Universities
Career Goals: Baking and Pastry Arts; Business & Food Management

Sarah Durham

Career Goals: STEM

Juliana Lynch

Parents: Jack & Alison Lynch

Katherine Atwell

College Preference: Pursue a science field in a well-rounded school
Career Goals: Get a rigorous science-related job

Stephanie Letourneau

Parents: Martin & Charlotte Letourneau
College Preference: Hood College, Virginia Tech
Career Goals: Environmental Scientist

Fatima Konare

Parents: Abdoul & Dawn Konare
College Preference: Bachelor’s Degree & Masters Degree at Columbia
Career Goals: Doctor

Emily Cofer

Parents: James & Denise Cofer
College Preference: Baylor Univ.,Samford Univ. or Liberty Univ.
Career Goals: Theater Performance & Speech Pathology

Megan Cicerone

Parents: Marcus & Nicole Cicerone
College Preference: Brigham Young University
Career Goals: Film-Scoring
Talent: Piano Solo (Charlie Brown , by Vince Guaraldi)

Makenzie Keepers

Angela Beckett