The Distinguished Young Woman of West Jackson County for 2019 is Anna Lee Taylor, from Ocean Springs.
Anna Lee’s achievements include: First Place Soloist at Masquerade Nationals • First Place in Pom on OSHS Dance Team 2015 • All Superior Scores at all Band Competitons 2015-2016 • Vice President of National Honor Society 2017-2018 • Delegate to Mississippi Annual Conference United Methodist Church • Administrative Board St. Paul United Methodist Church • National Honor Society President 2018-2019 • Mayor's Youth Council Special Projects Officer • House of Representatives Page to Rep. Charles Busby •
In addition, Anna Lee’s activities include: Mayor\'s Youth Council • Donna\'s Visual and Performing Arts Studio • National Honor Society • Mississippi Youth Legislature • High School Dance Team 2015-2016 • St. Paul United Methodist Leadership Team • International Baccalaureate Diploma Program • Magnolia Girl\'s State Delegate • Mission Trips to Costa Rica and Ecuador • Volunteer Team Live@11:11
Hosted a Community Easter Egg hunt and cook out for local children. • Organized/Hosted The Lot, a community teen event with live band in Downtown OS. • Fundraiser/book drive benefiting local Boy's and Girl's club. • Senior Prom- created/hosted a prom for the senior citizens at the Villa Maria. • Tutored freshmen Spanish students.