Distinguished Young Woman of North Carolina

The 2014 Distinguished Young Woman of North Carolina is Taylor Hnatek, from Raleigh. Through her participation in our program, Taylor earned 3 separate awards, for a total of $10,700.00 in cash scholarships and the opportunity to advance to the next level of competition.

Taylor's achievements include: North Carolina Junior Elon Scholar • Trinity Academy Senior Class Representative • National BETA Club • The National Society of High School Scholars • NYCDA - Senior Regional Outstanding Dancer • JUMP Dance Convention - Senior VIP Finalist

In addition, Taylor's activities include: Carolina Dance Center-Special Needs Teacher's Ast. • Carolina Dance Foundation - Ballet Company • Carolina Dance Foundation - Jazz Company • Harmonia - Trinity Academy Female A Cappella Group • Trinity Academy of Raleigh - Yearbook Editor • Northpark Church - Youth Worship Leader • Spanish Peer Tutor