The Distinguished Young Woman of Rhode Island for 2020 is Alexis Carrasco, from North Providence .
Alexis’s achievements include: New England Summer Dance Camp All Star Dance • Top Overall Allstar dancer NESDC • Indusrty Dance Award Nominee • National Grand Champion • Elected by student body for position of Attorney General • Certified in Kingian Nonviolence • Honored as a featured Dancer in Jenn Blosil music video • Ballet dance scholarship recipient for NUVO dance convention • Health and Physical fitness award recipent • Jazz dance scholarship recipient for RADIX dance convention
In addition, Alexis’s activities include: Dancer for 15 years • Students Against Destructive Decisions • Founder of Students Against Violence Everywhere • Varsity Athletes Against Substance Abuse • Choreographer for Drama • Varsity Track Athlete • Member of Kingian Nonviolence • March For Our Lives Chapter Rhode Island • Founder of Poetry Club • Volunteer Dance Teacher
Volunteer dance teacher at Rising Stars Dance Academy. • Member of the March for our Lives Chapter in Rhode Island. • Frequent Blood donor and assistant to blood donor drives • Frequent supporter of Heavenly Ginger and performer for said charity • Advocator and donator for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society