The Distinguished Young Woman of Bullitt County for 2018 is Marlene Michel, from Shepherdsvlle.
Marlene’s achievements include: Berea Legacy Award- Received for the pattern of Carter G. Woodson. • Red Ribbon Week Bullitt County Public Schools Highschoolwriting winner • Governors Scholar Partners and Prevention Poster Bullitt County rep. • Band Directors Award& Spirit Award given to me from my peers votes • UofL Yarmuth Book Award Winner 2017 • Miss Freshman, Homecoming Court Sophomore, Junior year Representative • All-District and All State Band Member-5th bass clarinet in the state • Livewire:School Newspaper Cover Story: “The Impact One Can Make.” • Passing of the AP Human Geography Exam • Highest Class Grade in Women in History, EsrlyLifespan&Honors English2
In addition, Marlene’s activities include: Teen Court prosecution/defense attorney • Congress Vice President • Friends of Rachel • National Honor Society • National Beta Club • Academic Team, Future Problem Solvers and Quick Recall • Project Unify • Wind Ensemble player, All District representee • Honor Guard, only 4 students chosen. I help with graduation. • United for East- Students who are leaders dedicated to be drugfree
ALS walk: I love coming to this event:meeting new people&hear impactful stories. • Close the Deal: I help set up a college fair for the upperclassmen. • Baptist Health Volunteer: I help in the daycare and with recovering patients. • Church: Band, Nursery, Sunday School, Dining Room, Restroom Clean up,and Dorms. • Sticker Shock Campaign: putting stickers on alcoholic beverages to inform public