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 Wayne County participants for the Class of 2022.

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Talandra Bumpers

High School: Wayne County High School

College Preference: The University of Southern Mississippi

Career Goals: Child Psychologist

Talent: Singing  (Natural Woman, by Aretha Franklin)

Jaylynn Conner

High School: Wayne County

College Preference: Mississippi College

Career Goals: Lawyer and member of Congress

Talent: Singing (She's Always a Woman , by Billy Joel )

Kasey Davis

High School: Wayne County High School

College Preference: Auburn University

Career Goals: Orthopedic Surgeon

Talent: Broadway Jazz Routine  (Popular , by MIKA )

Karolina Heathcock

High School: Wayne County High School

College Preference: Mississippi State University

Career Goals: Biomedical Engineering

Talent: Clogging Routine (Fireball, by Pitbull)

Ashlyn Henderson

High School: Wayne Academy

College Preference: Mississippi State University

Career Goals: Teacher of Education

Talent: Monologue 

Cierra Johnson

High School: Wayne County High School

College Preference: Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College

Career Goals: Obstetrician

Talent: Colorguard (Scars To Your Beautiful, by Alessia Cara)

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