The Distinguished Young Woman of Distinguished Young Woman of Escambia County for 2017 is Maggie Rowell, from Brewton.
Maggie’s achievements include: Ranked #1 in the Class of 2017 (Grades 9-12) • Southern Pine Montgomery Youth Tour Representative • Southern Pine Washington, D.C. Youth Tour Representative • Secretary-General of the 2014 Southeast Alabama Model United Nations • The Director's Award for Band • Alabama All-State Band (Grades 9-11) • District VIII Honor Band (Grades 9-11) • Freshman Class President • 2016-2017 Student Government Association Treasurer • 2016-2017 National Honor Society President
In addition, Maggie’s activities include: First Baptist Church of Brewton Student Ministry • T. R. Miller Majorette Line (Co-Captain) • The Greater Brewton Area Chamber of Commerce Youth Leadership Program • T. R. Miller Concert Band (Principal Chair) • First Baptist Church of Brewton Student Choir • Spanish Club (Junior Representative, President) • Scholar's Bowl (Team Captain) • Math Team • Pep Club • University of Alabama Early College Student Ambassador
Dixieland Band Festival- approximately 40 hours • YMCA Assistant Volleyball Coach- approximately 30 hours • The Greater Brewton Area Chamber of Commerce Events- approximately 15 hours • First Baptist Church of Brewton's Vacation Bible School- approximately 40 hours • Operation Santa Claus- approximately 10 hours