Participants

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