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 Choctaw County participants for the Class of 2018.

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Bethany Brown

High School: South Choctaw Academy

College Preference: University of Southern Mississippi

Career Goals: Nurse Practitioner

Talent: Piano  (Solfeggietto, by Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach)

Skylar Gibson

High School:

College Preference: Southern Miss

Career Goals: Endocrinologist

Talent: Singing (At Last, by Etta James)

Lydia Lewis

High School: Patrician Acadmey

College Preference: University of South Alabama

Career Goals: Doctor of Physical Therapy

Talent: Baton Twirling 

Lauren Moore

High School:

College Preference: University of Alabama at Birmingham

Career Goals: Cardiovascular Surgeon

Talent: Drumming (That's what I like by Bruno Mars (Instrumental), by )

Dan'Chella Palmer

High School: Choctaw County High School

College Preference: Spring Hill College

Career Goals: Clinical Psychologist or Psychiatrist

Talent: Monologue (, by Dan'Chella Palmer)

Claudia Rolison

High School: Patrician Academy

College Preference: The University of Mississippi

Career Goals: Nurse Practitioner

Talent: Instrumental Solo- Saxophone (Take Five, by Paul Desmond)

Mariah Thompkins

High School: Choctaw County High School

College Preference: Auburn University

Career Goals: Pharmacist

Talent: Playing my flute (The Swan, by Camille Saint-Saëns)

Mya Thompkins

High School: Choctaw County High School

College Preference: Auburn University

Career Goals: Dentist

Talent: Majorette Routine (Latch, by Disclosure)

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