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 San Diego County participants for the Class of 2021.

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Tatiana Agado

High School: El Camino High School

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Chloe Alamos

High School: Mira Mesa High School

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Sophia Azab

High School: Sophia Azab

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Jiselle Banuelos

High School: El Camino High School

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Maryam Barjesteh

High School: San Dieguito Academy

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Abigayle Bigler

High School: Otay Ranch high

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Grace Burch

High School: Carlsbad High School

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Rebeca Casanova

High School: El Camino High School

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Vivian Chung

High School: Del Norte High School

College Preference: UC School

Career Goals: Pharmaceutical Engineer

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Cherry Gamboa

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Rishika Garg

High School: Westview High School

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Sofia Gaxiola

High School: Academy of Our Lady of Peace

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Abby Grasser

High School: San Marcos High School

College Preference: A 4 year very prestigious university (i .e. Duke)

Career Goals: Lawyer, politician

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Chloe Ha

High School: La Costa Canyon High School

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Alyssa Hancock

High School: Hilltop High School

College Preference: UC Schools, Chapman University, Univ. of Oregon

Career Goals: Veterinary Science, Film Studies

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Jessie Horan

High School: San Dieguito Academy High School

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Leah Kuruvila

High School: Del Norte High School

College Preference: USC

Career Goals: computer science

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Kathryn Lee

High School: Rancho Bernardo High School

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London Masser

High School: London Alaine Masser

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Mariana Mendoza

High School: Hilltop High School

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Career Goals: Pediatric Nurse/Doctor

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Naomi Meraz

High School: Hilltop

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Sara Mone

High School: Carlsbad High School

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Karoshi Nanavati

High School: Rancho Bernardo High School

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Brianna Newton

High School: e3 Civic high

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Lauren O’Donnell-Griffin

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Alayna Perez

High School: Helix Charter High School

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Caroline Pollock

High School: Grossmont College Middle High School

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Emily Quiroz

High School: Emily Quiroz

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Makayla Robinson

High School: Helix Charter High School

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Samara Rodriguez

High School: e3 civic high

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Flor Ruiz

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Shriya Selvakumar

High School: Del Norte High School

College Preference: UC School

Career Goals: Science and Technology

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Anika Sood

High School: DNHS

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Ruth Swihart

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Marlyna Taualii

High School: Mission Bay High School

College Preference: University Of Hawaii at Manoa

Career Goals: Forensic Psychologist, Psychiatrist, Psychologist

Talent: Vocal 

Kiana Torres

High School: mira mesa high

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Selah Valentin

High School: Chula Vista High School

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Shreya Vasant

High School: Del Norte High School

College Preference: UC School

Career Goals: Data Science

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Aubree Warren

High School: Santana High School

College Preference: Temple University

Career Goals: Baseball Analytics

Talent: Freestyle Juggling 

Michelle Zeng

High School: Chula Vista High School

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Cynthia Zhang

High School: Del Norte High School

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skyla nelson

High School: Carlsbad high school

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