Current Representative

The Distinguished Young Woman of Montana for 2021 is Mariah Mercer, from Helena.

Mariah’s achievements include: Mozart Award for Outstanding Leadership in Jubilettes Choir (2019) • Mozart Award for Outstanding Leadership in Jubilettes Choir (2020) • Honor Roll 2017-2020 • 1st place in Nutrition at HOSA Spring Leadership Conference (2019) • 2nd place in Nutrition at HOSA Spring Leadership Conference (2020) • 2nd place in Forensic Science at HOSA SLC (2020) • 3rd place in Clinical Specialty at HOSA SLC (2019) • 3rd place in Extemporaneous Writing at HOSA SLC (2019) • 3rd place in Protein Modeling at MT Science Olympiad 2019 • Silver at Big Sky Regional Science Bowl (2020)

In addition, Mariah’s activities include: Girls Supporting Girls Club Co-founder and organizer • HOSA (Health Occupational Students of America) Vice President • Science Club Member • Niceness is Priceless Club Leader • Math Club Member • National Honors Society Member • Dance • Music (singing, guitar, piano, ukulele) • Theater • Helena School District Board CHS Representative
Ushering at Grandstreet Theater (2018-2019) • Library Assistant at CR Anderson School Library (2020) • Vacation Bible School Leader (2017-2019) • In-A-Box Teaching for HOSA at CR Anderson Middle School (2019) • Freshman Orientation Link Leader (2019)

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