Current Representative

The Distinguished Young Woman of New York for 2021 is Wenting Yu, from New Rochelle.

Wenting’s achievements include: National Merit Scholar • Scholastic Silver Award • Westlake Science Fair Behavioral Science 1st Place • Rondo Vanguard Piano Competition 2nd place • Westchester Association of Chinese Americans Community Service Award • Yale Book Award • • • •

In addition, Wenting’s activities include: Humans of New Rochelle, president • Taekwondo, first degree black belt • Math Honor Society, president • PAVE art program • Varsity Tennis, first doubles • Garden Club, treasurer • Mathletes, treasurer
Songcatchers: I teach children piano and help organize activities and concerts • Art zooms: I organized a series of free art classes through zoom for local kids • Senior photos: I took over 1,000 free senior photos for the class of 2020 • Westchester Parks Foundation: litter cleanups and tree plantings

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