The Distinguished Young Woman of Oldham County for 2018 is Lydia Pack, from Pewee Valley.
Lydia’s achievements include: Kentucky Governor's Scholars Program Alumni • Kentucky Governor's School for the Arts Alternate • AP Scholar with Distinction • Smith College Book Award • PTA Reflections State Award of Excellence • Kentucky Youth Assembly Appointed Chief of Staff • Business First: First Honors Winner • Competitor at Lip Gloss Diaries (Poetry Competition) • Elected Junior and Senior Class Treasurer • Baptist Health Hospital Volunteer Recognition
In addition, Lydia’s activities include: Model State Government (KYA)- 5 years • Model United Nations (KUNA)- 4 years • YMCA-club - President- 4 years • Beta Club- Officer- 3 years • Student Body Class Officer (Treasurer)- 2 years • National Honor Society- 2 years • Link Crew Leader (mentorship program)- 2 years • Mu Alpha Theta- 3 years • Creative Writing Club- 2 years • Employment at Kumon (tutoring center) & KaZoing! (children's parties)
Self-Started Canned Food Drive, working with Kans for Kids (2016) • Magnolia Springs East Retirement Center (2016 to present) • Animal Care Society (2016 to present) • Baptist Health Hospital: Endoscopy Department (2016) • Out of the Darkness Suicide Awareness Walk (2015 to present)