Distinguished Young Women participants come from all walks of life, but they have one thing in common: the desire to succeed. Below are the Distinguished Young Women of New York participants for the Class of 2021.

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Lilli Peters

Crown Point

City: Crown Point

College Preference: Baylor University

Career Goals: Dental Hygienist

Talent: Singing (Never Enough , by Loren Allred)

Emily Gangi


City: Witherbee

College Preference: undecided

Career Goals: lawyer

Talent: lyrical dancing (Titanium, by Madilyn Bailey)

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