Current Representative

The Distinguished Young Woman of Distinguished Young Woman of Walker County 2017 for 2017 is Jessie Ferris, from Jasper.

Jessie’s achievements include: National Honor Society • Beta Club • Duke University TIP award (2012) • 12 Years of Excellence in Ballet (2014 Marilyn Sanders Studio) • Hudson Studio Gold Medal Award (2009 and 2014) • Elbert Lingo Keyboard Artist Competition winner (2007 and 2010) • Pre-AP Algebra II with Trigonometry Award (2015) • Walker High School Student of the Quarter (2014) • Mu Alpha Theta •

In addition, Jessie’s activities include: Church Organist- 4 years • Theatre Production- Lighting • St. Elias Church Youth Group • Classical Piano- 9 years (Hudson Studio) • Literary Magazine
I am an active member of the youth group at St. Elias Church which participates in a festival and other fundraising activities each year.

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