The Distinguished Young Woman of Madison County for 2019 is Lauren Scott, from Owens Cross Roads.
Lauren’s achievements include: National Merit Semifinalist • National AP Scholar • PTSA Medal of Honor (Freshman year and Junior year) • Girls State Delegate for 2018 • Academic Achievement Awards: AP Statistics, AP Language, AP US History • Academic Achievement Awards: AP European History, AP World History • Academic Achievement Awards: Honors Algebra II, Honors Chemistry • Academic Achievement Awards: German II, German III • Awards in Honors Biology, Honors Geometry, and Honors English 9 • Silver Medal on AATG National German Exam (Levels II and III)
In addition, Lauren’s activities include: Senior Company member and soloist, Huntsville Ballet Company • Founder and President, Girl Up Huntsville • Secretary, Huntsville City Schools Desegregation Advisory Committee • Member of the Silhouettes, a local service organization • Sophomore and Junior Class Secretary • President, National German Honor Society • Varsity Member, Academic Team • Member, National Honor Society • Member, Mu Alpha Theta • Public Relations Director, Scientific Journalism Club
Assisting in my school system's desegregation as the secretary of the HCS DAC. • Member of the Silhouettes, a local service organization. • Educational outreach for Huntsville Ballet Company. • Volunteer for American Cancer Society and Huntsville Symphony Orchestra. • Expert panelist and school representative at the HCS iRegister event.