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 Utah participants for the Class of 2022.

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Allison Oler

Draper

City: Draper

College Preference: Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Career Goals: Artificial Intelligence Software Engineer

Talent: Violin  (Czardas, by Vittorio Monti)

Sarah Olsen

East Bountiful

City: Bouniful

College Preference: Brigham Young University

Career Goals: Medical Field/Physician

Talent: Violin (Sonata No. 3, by Handel)

Ashley Heaton

Farmington

City: Farmington

College Preference: Brigham Young University

Career Goals: Politician

Talent: Tap Dance  (On a Cloud, by Leslie Moore)

Elizabeth Oldham

Fruit Heights

City: FRUIT HEIGHTS

College Preference: Brigham Young University

Career Goals: Investment Banker

Talent: Vocal (You Say, by Lauren Daigle)

Samantha Nichols

Kaysville

City: Kaysville

College Preference: Brigham Young University

Career Goals: Athletic Trainer

Talent: Musical Theatre (Journey to the Past (Broadway Version), by Stephen Flaherty and Lynn Ahrens)

Kami Kitchen

Layton

City: Layton

College Preference: Brigham Young University

Career Goals: Music Therapist/Music Teacher

Talent: Piano (Etude Op. 25 No. 11, by Chopin)

Brooklyn Perry

Mapleton

City: Mapleton

College Preference: Utah Valley University

Career Goals: Dental Hygenist

Talent: Piano (Minnesota River Adventure , by Melody Bober)

Emma Robison

Murray

City: Murray

College Preference: Brigham Young University

Career Goals: Business/Dental Hygienist

Talent: Lyrical Dance  (Recovering , by Celine Dion - Choreographed by Amber Strong )

Rachel Sweeten

Nibley

City: Nibley

College Preference: Utah State University

Career Goals: Psychiatrist

Talent: Vocal  (Husavik - My Home Town, by Molly Sanden and Will Ferrell)

Gracie Schellenberg

North Alpine

City: Alpine

College Preference: Brigham Young University

Career Goals: Social Worker

Talent: Piano  (Golliwog's Cake Walk, by Claude Achille Debussy)

Whitney Wilkins

North American Fork

City: American Fork

College Preference: Brigham Young University

Career Goals: Physical Therapy/Rehab

Talent: Contemporary Dance (Warrior , by Demi Lovato)

Emily Kessler

North Bountiful

City: Bountiful

College Preference: Brigham Young University

Career Goals: Real Estate

Talent: Piano  (Rondo Alla Turca, by Mozart)

Bryanna Wright

North Lehi

City: Lehi

College Preference: Southern Utah Unversity

Career Goals: Dance Major/Business Minor

Talent: Contemporary Dance  (In the Dark, by Matt Woods - Introduction by Bryanna Wright, Choreography by Nolan Richter)

Yvonne Kim

North Salt Lake

City: Salt Lake City

College Preference: Yale University

Career Goals: Neuroscience/Psychology

Talent: Cello (1st Mvmt, Cello Concerto No. 1 in A minor, Op. 33, by Saint-Saëns)

Isabelle Timmins

North West Jordan

City: West Jordan

College Preference: Brigham Young University

Career Goals: Dentist/Orthodontist

Talent: Gymnastics (Rhythm Nation, by Amy Draig)

Siri Schneck

Provo

City: Provo

College Preference: Brigham Young University

Career Goals: Pediatrician

Talent: Contemporary Dance (You are the Reason, by Song by Calum Scott; Performed by Emma Heesters)

Isabel Hallows

Salina

City: Salina

College Preference: Brigham Young University

Career Goals: Lawyer/Political Analyst

Talent: Piano  (Bumble Boogie, by Nikolai Rinksy-Korsakow, Hannes Otahal)

Jaiden Jensen

Santa Clara

City: Santa Clara

College Preference: Southern Utah University

Career Goals: Athletic Trainer

Talent: Vocal  (You’ve Got Possibilities from the Broadway Musical “It’s a Bird…It’s a Plane…It’s Superman", by Charles Strouse and Lee Adams (Prince of Broadway version))

Jasmine Anderson

South Alpine

City: Alpine

College Preference: Southern Utah University

Career Goals: Nutrition/Biomechanics

Talent: Weightlifting  (Runaway (U & I), by Galantis)

Amelia LeBaron

South American Fork

City: Provo

College Preference: University of Minnesota, Mayo Clinic

Career Goals: Neurosurgeon MD, PhD

Talent: Vocal (Someone Like You, by Adele)

Anna Menlove

South Bountiful

City: Bountiful

College Preference: Brigham Young University

Career Goals: Physical Therapy

Talent: Violin (Polish Dance, by Composer: Edmund Severn)

Karina Olson

South Lehi

City: Lehi

College Preference: University of Utah

Career Goals: FBI/Law Enforcement

Talent: Classical Ballet  (3rd Odalisque Variation from Le Corsaire, by Adolph Adam )

Malavika Singh

South Salt Lake

City: Salt Lake City

College Preference: Columbia University

Career Goals: Scientific Researcher/Dancer

Talent: Odissi - East-Indian Dance (An excerpt of Battu, by Guru Kelucharan Mohapatra, restaged by my Guru, Bijayini Satpathy.)

Julianna Timmins

South West Jordan

City: West Jordan

College Preference: Brigham Young University/Southern Utah University

Career Goals: Physical Therapist/Occupational Therapist

Talent: Classical Ballet (Bluebird Variation from Sleeping Beauty, by Marius Petipa )

Sarah Mockett

Spanish Fork

City: Spanish Fork

College Preference: Brigham Young University/Southern Utah University

Career Goals: Mental Health Therapist

Talent: Vocal (Se tu m’ami, by Alessandro Parisotti)

Alyssa Walker

Springville

City: Springville

College Preference: Brigham Young University

Career Goals: Professional Dancer/Psychologist or Rec Therapist

Talent: Lyrical Dance (Fix You , by Alyssa Walker)

Ruby Ludlow

St. George

City: St. George

College Preference: University of Utah/University of California LA

Career Goals: Obstetrician/Gynecologist

Talent: Piano-Vocal (Slipping Through My Fingers, by ABBA)

Madyson Herbst

Syracuse

City: Syracuse

College Preference: Utah State University

Career Goals: Pediatric Oncologist

Talent: Piano  (Jessica's Theme - Breaking in the Colt, by Bruce Rowland)

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