The Distinguished Young Woman of Anderson County for 2019 is Carsyn Leigh Barbary, from Greenville.
Carsyn Leigh’s achievements include: PVHS Patriot Scholar 9th,10th,11th and 12th grade 4.0+GPA • South Carolina Life Scholarship Award • PVHS Homecoming Princess 9th grade • PVHS Homecoming Court 9th and 10th grade • PVHS Senior Homecoming Sponsor • Miss Sophomore Powdersville High First Runner Up • Clemson Elite Dance Company Dancer of the Year Runner Up • Revolution Dance Team Captain • West Coast Dance Explosion Convention Scholarship Winner • Lettered in PVHS Girls Basketball, Track and Field
In addition, Carsyn Leigh’s activities include: Powdersville High School National Honor Society • National Senior Beta Club • PVHS Student Council • PVHS Revolution Dance Team • Clemson Elite Competitive Dance Team • College Dual Enrollment Program • Anderson Career and Technology Center Marketing Program • Grace Church Forge Youth Group • PVHS Girls Basketball and Track and Field • BMW Performance Driving School for Teens
Be Your Best Self presentation for PVMS Beta Club, PVES, and Clemson Elite DC • Volunteer for Grace Church Allendale, SC Mission Trip and Children’s Ministry • PVHS Student Council raised 25,000 for Safe Harbor and
16,000 for Dream Center • Served as a volunteer for the 2018 Special Olympics and PVMS ESOL tutoring • Participated in PVHS National Honor Society Powdersville Clean Up Initiative