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 Jones County participants for the Class of 2023.

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Micah Hill

High School: Laurel High School

College Preference: Howard University

Career Goals: Start nonprofit org for minorities in STEM

Talent: Singing (Vocal) (I Know Where I've Been, by Queen Latifah)

Gabrielle Peters

High School: laurel high school

College Preference: Jackson State University

Career Goals: Neurosurgeon

Talent: Singing (I'm Here, by )

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