Current Representative

The Distinguished Young Woman of Indiana for 2020 is Grace Knolinski, from Russiaville.

Grace’s achievements include: Most Outstanding Junior in choir • Woody Herman Jazz Award • First and second year academic awards • JV cheer academic Achievement award • Outstanding District jazz soloist award • Golds with distinction at district and state solo and ensemble • Double platinums at several dance competitions • Judge’s choice and overall awards at dance competitions • 1st place western’s team diving invitational • The “banana” at UCA cheer camps 4 years in a row

In addition, Grace’s activities include: Competitive dance team • Diving at Western • Cheerleading at Western • Varsity choir at Western • Vocal Jazz Choir at Western • All state Indiana Honor Choir / Jazz Choir • NHS • Student Council • District and State Solo and Ensemble • Jobs at Scoops and Orange Leaf
Petite Panthers: a cheer group I made for kids with special needs • Wrapping Christmas presents for We Care • Thanksgiving dinner food drive at St. Patrick Church • Work “Funfest” at St. Joan of Arc Church • Sing for Retired Teachers at Christmas time

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