Current Representative

The Distinguished Young Woman of Washington for 2021 is Kari Largent, from Colfax.

Kari’s achievements include: National Rural and Small Town Recognition Program Winner • Distinguished Young Woman of Washington 2021 • Distinguished Young Woman of Colfax 2021 • National Honor Society (2019-2021) • Academic Excellence Award (2018-2021) • Honor Roll (2017-2021) • Outstanding Saxophone Jazz Soloist (2018, 2019) • Football & Basketball Cheer Varsity Letter Award (2017-2021) • Jazz Band -- 1st Place (2018 - CBC and Mt. Hood competitions) • Jazz Band -- 2nd Place (2019 - CBC and Mt. Hood competitions)

In addition, Kari’s activities include: High School Football/Basketball Cheerleader (2017-2021) • Jazz Band (2017-2021) • Choir (2017-2020) • Active FFA Member (2017-2021) • FFA Chapter Officer (Sentinel: 2019-2020; Secretary: 2020-2021) • High School Musical (2012, 2013, 2015-2020) • National Honor Society (2019-2021) • Colfax High School History Club (2019-2021) • Class President (2017-2020) Class Vice President (2020-2021) • National Honor Society President (2020-2021)
For two summers, I served as a counselor at my church's day camp. • I volunteered at the Steptoe Fireman's food booth at the local fair. • I play the keyboard on Sundays at my church. • I volunteer in the church nursery and children's church. • I visit the local nursing home with my youth group.

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