Current Representative

The Distinguished Young Woman of Christian County for 2019 is Riley Fort, from Hopkinsville.

Riley’s achievements include: KNE Academic All-Stars Social Studies Regional Winner • 2018 Governor's Scholar • Region 2 Tennis Singles Semifinalist (2018) • Southern Pennyrile Girls' Tennis Athlete of the Year (2018) • Key Club Vice President • Selected as Supreme Court Justice at Kentucky Youth Assembly • Score of 5 on AP United States History exam • Score of 5 on AP Language and Composition exam • Earned role of Belle in Campanile's Beauty and the Beast • Treasurer of Sub Deb 1 (2017-2018)

In addition, Riley’s activities include: New Work Fellowship Youth Group • HHS Varsity Tennis Team • Campanile Productions Theater Organization • Sub Deb 1 • HHS Key Club • National Honor Society • HHS Student Council • Youth Leadership of Hopkinsville • New Work Fellowship Praise Band • Kentucky Youth Assembly
315 hours of time committed to preparing/performing with Campanile Productions • 160+ hours of singing in the Adult and Youth Praise Bands at New Work Fellowship • 20+ hours of volunteering at local Challenge Houses • 20+ hours of volunteering to play Bingo at nursing homes • 10+ hours shopping for the "Warm the Children" program sponsored by Kiwanis

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