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 Idaho participants for the Class of 2021.

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Elizabeth Serna

Aberdeen

City: Aberdeen

College Preference: Idaho State University, Boise State

Career Goals: Idaho State Police Officer, FBI

Talent: Piano (Shades of Blue, by Melody Bober )

Hallie Roseberry

Ashton

City: Ashton

College Preference: BYUI

Career Goals: Radiologist

Talent: Vocal Solo (Arms, by CHRISTINA PERRI)

Emilee Adams

Blackfoot

City: Blackfoot

College Preference: University of Oregon

Career Goals: Political Science, Lawyer

Talent: Dance (Contemporary, by Emilee Adams)

Annica Kropf

Boise Valley

City: Meridian

College Preference: Brigham Young University

Career Goals: Health Care

Talent: Vocal Performance (Time to Say Goodbye, by Andrea Bocelli)

Lily Blackmore

Bonners Ferry

City: Bonners Ferry

College Preference: BYU-Hawaii

Career Goals: Marine Biologist

Talent: Italian Opera (Time to Say Goodbye, by Andrea Bocelli)

Alexandra Monson

Bonneville County

City: Idaho Falls

College Preference: BYU

Career Goals: Psychology, Architecture, or Nursing

Talent: Ballet (Kitri Variation Act 1, by Marius Petipa)

Maniah Clegg

Caribou County

City: Grace

College Preference: Brigham Young University- Idaho

Career Goals: Interior Design

Talent: Piano Solo (Polichinelle, by Rachmaninoff)

Kassidy Payne

Firth/Shelley

City: Shelley

College Preference: Utah State University

Career Goals: International Business

Talent: Contemporary Dance (Catch and Release, by Matt Simons)

Hannah Stephenson

Franklin County

City: Preston

College Preference: Utah State University or Brigham Young University

Career Goals: Attorney

Talent: Piano Solo (Prelude in C Sharp Minor, by Sergei Rachmaninioff)

Priya Mader

Genesee

City: Genesee

College Preference: WSU, UI, or Grand Canyon Uni

Career Goals: Teacher; art, language, english, psychology

Talent: Art Illustration 

Sophie Anderson

Kootenai County

City: Coeur d'Alene

College Preference: Stanford University, Harvard University

Career Goals: Computer Scientist

Talent: Opera  ("O mio babbino caro" , by Giacomo Puccini)

Jasilyn Dowdy

Kuna

City: Kuna

College Preference: BYU provo

Career Goals: Becoming a Lawyer

Talent: Piano Solo (Tarantella , by Albert Pieczonka)

Gabrielle Trigsted

Lewiston

City: Lewiston

College Preference: Whitworth University

Career Goals: OB/GYN Nurse Practitioner

Talent: Lyrical Dance (Clean, by Hillsong United)

Savannah Lee

Madison

City: Rexburg

College Preference: BYU

Career Goals: Counselor or Therapist

Talent: Violin  (Czardas, by V. Monti)

Hallee Haycock

Malad

City: Malad

College Preference: USU

Career Goals: Math Education Master’s Degree

Talent: Piano (Revolutionary Etude, by Chopin)

Adalyn Smith

Marsh Valley

City: McCammon

College Preference: Dixie State University

Career Goals: Theatre, BA/BS

Talent: Ballet (Original dance to Unchained Melody, by Adalyn Smith)

Hope Belschner

Moscow

City: Moscow

College Preference: New Saint Andrews College

Career Goals: Professional Irish Dancer/Teacher...and Mom

Talent: Irish Dance (Riverdance, by Bill Whelan)

Chloe Link

North Magic Valley

City: Jerome

College Preference: University of Washington

Career Goals: Pediatrician

Talent: Dance (Grown, by Little Mix)

Jessie Oman

North Mini Cassia

City: Burley

College Preference: Idaho State University

Career Goals: Dental hygienist

Talent: Clogging  (Hit the Road Jack , by Throttle )

Sylvia Romriell

Pocatello/Chubbuck

City: Pocatello

College Preference: Utah State University, ISU, University of Montana

Career Goals: ICU Nurse or Nurse Practitioner

Talent: Contemporary/Jazz Dance Solo (Hold Your Breath , by Ruelle)

Adriana Arciga

Potlatch

City: Princeton

College Preference: University of Arizona

Career Goals: Physical Therapist

Talent: Vocal (Dancing in the Sky, by Dani and Lizzy)

Shelby Hanna

Priest River

City: Blanchard

College Preference: Eastern Washington University

Career Goals: Physical Therapy

Talent: Dance Routine (Compilation of songs from various eras of hip hop , by Shelby Hanna)

Rainey Gallup

Rigby

City: Rigby

College Preference: Utah State University

Career Goals: To become a surgical assistant

Talent: Piano (Toccata, by Antonio Tauriello)

Olivia Torgerson

Ririe

City: Ririe

College Preference: Brigham Young University-Provo

Career Goals: Pediatric Nurse

Talent: Piano  (Piano Fantasy, by William Joseph)

Camille Neuder

Sandpoint

City: Sandpoint

College Preference: Colorado School of Mines

Career Goals: Engineering Physics

Talent: Singing ("Never Alone", by Lady Antebellum)

Gracie Packer

Snake River

City: Moreland

College Preference: Bringham Young University

Career Goals: Violin Performance and Pedagogy

Talent: Violin (Danse Espagnole , by Manuel de Falla- Kreisler)

Jordyn Hansen

South Fremont

City: Saint Anthony

College Preference: University of Utah

Career Goals: Doctor

Talent: Contemporary Dance (“Try”-Colbie Caillat, by Kelsie Nelson)

Kenydi Young

South Magic Valley

City: Twin Falls

College Preference: University of Utah

Career Goals: EMT through college, then become a Trauma Nurse

Talent: Character Dance (Speaking French, by Choreographed by Kristina Nye)

Amelia Christensen

South Mini Cassia

City: Burley

College Preference: Brigham Young University

Career Goals: Speech Pathologist, Skydiving

Talent: Piano Solo (Rhapsody in Blue, by George Gershwin)

Rubina Martin

St. Maries

City: Saint Maries

College Preference: Lewis and Clark State College

Career Goals: Pediatrician

Talent: Gymnastics Routine (Sail, by Awolnation)

Annie Lawrence

Sugar/Salem

City: Rexburg

College Preference: BYU Hawaii

Career Goals: Research Psychology

Talent: Singing/acting (Stepsister's Lament , by Rogers and Hammerstein's Cinderella )

Hailey Chambers

Teton

City: Tetonia

College Preference: University of Idaho, USU, ASU

Career Goals: Entrepreneur, Vet

Talent: Jazz Dance  (The Way You Make Me Feel, by Michael Jackson )

Clarissa Stevens

The Camas Prairie

City: Grangeville

College Preference: Lewis and Clark State College

Career Goals: Public Relations Specialist/ Communications

Talent: Vocal Solo (Atlas: Three , by Sleeping at Last)

Kalkidan Meyer

Troy

City: Troy

College Preference: New Saint Andrews College

Career Goals: Performing Arts, Law

Talent: Irish Dance (Tell Me Ma, by Sham Rock)

Elizabeth Spencer

West Jefferson

City: Monteview

College Preference: Utah State, BYU-I, BYU Provo

Career Goals: Health coach, Dietician, Piano teacher

Talent: Piano (Dancing on the Berlin Wall, by David Lanz)

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