Current Representative

The Distinguished Young Woman of Alabama for 2021 is Mary Helen Miller, from Opelika.

Mary Helen’s achievements include: 2021 Ben J. Kirk Award • 2021 Nancy McCloud Award • 2021 AISA Soccer State Championship Winner • 2021 AISA All-State Academic Team • AP Scholar • 2018 All-State Band (White Band) • History Master Award (10,11) • Science Master Award (12) • Soccer Workmanship Award (10,12) • Multiple Honor Societies

In addition, Mary Helen’s activities include: Varsity Soccer • Marching Band (Drum Major) • Concert Band (Clarinet Section Leader)) • Jazz Band (First Chair Tenor Saxophone) • Student Government Association (Junior/Senior Class Representative) • Anchor Club (President) • Scholars Bowl • Lee-Scott Ambassador (Chaplain) • Auburn Community Church Youth Leadership • Younglife
Dental philanthropy trip in Indian orphanage (2019) • Multiple philanthropy trips to a children’s home in Haiti • Dental philanthropy trip to Kenyan orphanage (2017) • Interned under the Lee County District Attorney (June-July 2020) • Volunteered with Big House Foundation (2020)

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