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 Arkansas participants for the Class of 2021.

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Hannah Gordon

City: Conway

College Preference: Hendrix College

Career Goals: Religious Studies- Ministry

Talent: Dance (A Jazz Dance to Be My Baby by Bea Miller, by Choreography by Haley Fields and Taylor Cunningham)

Mattison Juarez

City: Austin

College Preference: Arkansas State University

Career Goals: Nurse Practitioner-speciality (pediatric oncology)

Talent: Vocal Performance (Fighting for Me, by Riley Clemmons)

Carson McFatridge

City: Bald Knob

College Preference: Mississippi State University

Career Goals: Wildlife Biology; Veterinary Medicine

Talent: Piano (Agitato E Delicato, by Catherine Rollin)

Grace Pitts

City: North Little Rock

College Preference: University of Alabama

Career Goals: Performer

Talent: Singing (Stand By Me, by By: Ben E. King )

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