The Distinguished Young Woman of Distinguished Young Woman of Dallas County for 2017 is Kinsley Mott, from Selma.
Kinsley’s achievements include: Jr. Beta Club in 9th grade • Sr. Beta Club in 10th grade • National Honor Society in 11th grade • Spanish Club • 2015 Teen Alabama's Southern Miss • 2015 Miss Central Alabama • 2015 Jr. Teen Miss Southern States • Platinum award at Showstopper Dance Competition • Platinum award at Applause Dance Competition • Judge's Choice Precision award at Inspire National Dance Competition
In addition, Kinsley’s activities include: Singing in my church choir • Shiloh Baptist youth group • Shiloh Baptist Youth Committee • Dancing • Basketball • Track • Music • Drama • Working out at In Shape • Babysitting
Hostess & tour guide for the Historic Selma Pilgrimage for 4 years • Hostess at the Governor's Mansion during the Candlelight Tour for 2 years • Assistant teacher at McConnell Twins dance studio for 3 years • Emcee & backstage assistant at numerous pageants for 5 years • Track helper & announcer for 2 years