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 Nantucket participants for the Class of 2018.

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Tierney Goddard

High School: Nantucket High School

College Preference: Pratt Institue, Rhode Island School of Design

Career Goals: Interior Design

Talent: Ballet (The Swan: The Carnival of the Animals, by Michelle Birmingham)

Jadelen Harold

High School: Nantucket High School

College Preference: UConn

Career Goals: Professional Athlete or Business Women

Talent: Clarinet (Make You Feel My Love, by Bob Dylan)

Emily Kitsock

High School: Nantucket High School

College Preference: Boston University

Career Goals: Doctor

Talent: Singing/piano (Hallelujah, by Leonard Cohen)

Mei Marks

High School: Nantucket High School

College Preference: NYU

Career Goals: Entrepreneurship

Talent: Piano/Singing  (This is Gospel , by Panic! At the Disco)

Amelia Murphy

High School: Nantucket High School

College Preference: University of Pennsylvania

Career Goals: Environmental Economics

Talent: Monologue (Original Presentation, by )

Samantha Trattel

High School: Nantucket High School

College Preference: Eckerd College/Univ. of California Santa Barbara

Career Goals: Marine Biology & Environmental Science

Talent: Flute (Sicilienne Op. 78, by Gabriel FaurĂ©)

Vana Walker

High School: Nantucket High School

College Preference: Northeastern University

Career Goals: Doctor/Surgeon

Talent: Ukulele w/ Vocals (Here Comes the Sun, by The Beatles)

Tessa Whelden

High School: Nantucket High School

College Preference: Yale University

Career Goals: Musician/cardiovascular surgeon

Talent: Piano/Singing original song (Hurricane, by Tessa Whelden)

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