Current Representative

The Distinguished Young Woman of Pennsylvania for 2020 is Aaliyah Smith, from New Castle.

Aaliyah’s achievements include: National Honor Society • National Merit Commended Scholar • Helen Faison Scholar • Gifted Enrichment Program • Student Council Class Represeentative • FBLA regional winner • enrollment in Advanced Placement courses • Principal's List • Forensics • Peer Leadership

In addition, Aaliyah’s activities include: National Honor Society Member • Future Business Leaders of America • Academic Games • Student Council Representative • Ski Club President • Spanish Club • Stars of Tomorrow show at the New Castle Playhouse • Member of the Shenley Elite Dance Competition Team • Varsity Track • Spring Musical
Layups for Lucy committee member • Paint the Town Pink video and performance • 5th and 6th grade dance line assistant coach • Tutor elementary students • Volunteer with The Philadelphia Project

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