Current Representative

The Distinguished Young Woman of Allen County for 2018 is Kaleigh Shaw, from Scottsville.

Kaleigh’s achievements include: 2017 National Outstanding Youth Scholar • 2017 KY Outstanding Youth Scholar • 70% Percentile Competitor, 2016 DECA ICDC • 2016 & 2017 DECA Outstanding Chapter Member • 3 Year DECA State Finalist • 1st Place, Allen County American Private Enterprise System • 3 Year Region 2 DECA Winner • 2016 Tri-County Electric Essay Finalist • Passed Bill, 2015 Kentucky Youth Assembly • 2nd Place, Parliamentary Procedure Barren River FFA

In addition, Kaleigh’s activities include: DECA, State President, Regional Officer, and Chapter President • Future Business Leaders of America • BETA, Club President • Spanish Club, Club Vice President • Future Farmers of America (2014-2015) • Y-Club/CO-ED Y (2015-2016) • Pep Club (2015-2016) • Gifted and Talented • Red Elephant Studio, Sales Representative (2016-Present) • The CORE of Scottsville, Volleyball Coordinator (2016-2017)
Muscular Dystrophy Association & Center for Courageous Kids • Norton Children's Hospital & Ronald McDonald House--Runnin' for Raylee 5K • Samaritan's Purse: Operation Christmas Child • Allen County Backpack Program--Food donations & Naked Turkey fundraiser • Cal Turner Extended Care--Stockings for Seniors

National Sponsors