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 Kansas participants for the Class of 2021.

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Emilie Crowley

City: Tonganoxie

College Preference: Pitt State University

Career Goals: Multimedia Journalist/News Anchor

Talent: Theatrical Vocal Solo (Burn From the Musical Hamilton, by Music By: Lin-Manuel Miranda)

Katrianna Davis

City: Sylvia

College Preference: Friends University

Career Goals: Dance Instructor

Talent: Classical Ballet en Pointe (Christmas Cannon, by Trans-Siberian Orchestra)

Lauren Gatz

City: Fairview

College Preference: Kansas State University

Career Goals: Agriculture Communications Director

Talent: Hip Hop Dance (Attention/Nails, Hair, Hips, Heels, by Todrick Hall)

Terin Rundus

City: Concordia

College Preference: Kansas State University

Career Goals: Sports Dietician Nutritionist

Talent: Dramatic Reading (Original Poem: Beauty in Disguise, by Terin Rundus)

Eliana Rundus

City: Munden

College Preference: Undecided

Career Goals: Career in dance

Talent: Dance (, by Eliana Rundus)

Jordan Russell

City: Courtland

College Preference: Kansas University

Career Goals: Major in Dance and Minor in Business

Talent: Dance (Jazz, by Jordan Russell & Ally Brunner)

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