The Distinguished Young Woman of Minnesota for 2021 is Avery Berlowski, from Minneapolis.
Avery’s achievements include: DYW of Minnesota • DYW of Minneapolis • Scholastics Award (DYW State Finals) • Talent Award (DYW State Finals) • Fitness Award (DYW State Finals) • Southwest High School School High Honors • 1st place high jump (5'4'') at Southwest HS Track Meet 2018 • Normandale Community College Deans List • Group dance got into Battle of the Stars at Starpower Nationals 2019 • Acceptance Cert. 2021 Joffrey Ballet Summer Intensive w/out audition
In addition, Avery’s activities include: Competitive Dance • Studio Dance Mentor • Improv Dance • Art • Reading • Modeling • Commercial Acting • Meditation • Fitness (at home) • Plant Mom
I spend about 25 hours per week at my studio, Platinum Dance Center. • I mentor 12 classes per week, my students’ age range is from 1 to 13 years. • I volunteer at The Salvation Army annually on Thanksgiving. • My Busia (Grandma in Polish) and I volunteer together at the ECHO food pantry. • This pantry is located in Janesville, WI.