Current Representative

The Distinguished Young Woman of Baldwin County for 2023 is Ava Dowden, from Daphne.

Ava’s achievements include: National German Exam Gold Medal (Level 1) • National German Exam Silver Medal (Level 2) • Outstanding Sophomore German Award • Outstanding Achievement in Biology Award • Outstanding Sophomore in the Humanities • Excellence in Cheerleading Award • National German Honor Society • National Honor Society • National Merit Semifianlist • Dragon Talk Presenter

In addition, Ava’s activities include: SGA Sergeant at Arms, SGA Representative • Cheer Captain • Chair of Student Judiciary Committee • Concert Choir • Fairhope United Methodist Church Youth Group, Youth Leadership Team • Jo Bonner Leadership Academy • Scholars Bowl Team • Ballet • Piano • Dance Team
Copperhill Tennessee Mission Team-Helped to rebuild a roof after storm damage • Panama City Mission Team-led a VBS for local children and helped repair homes • Math Lab tutor-Assisted peers with math homework • Volunteered at Vacation Bible School during summer • Judged a local middle school science fair

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