Richard A. Griffith American Legion Unit 324 Ladies Auxiliary is proud to announce its 2017 Girls State Delegate, Miss Destiny Ellis.

She is the daughter of Andrew and Sabrina Ellis and is a junior at Barstow High School. An honor roll student, Destiny is very involved in numerous school activities, such as Contemporary Law, Youth Advocate, Legal Beagles, Mock Trial Officer, and is on the high school volleyball and track teams. Destiny is also in the Barstow Police Explorer program and has done numerous hours of community service volunteer work and has worked with Christmas Cops for Kids for the past six years.

After graduating from Barstow High next year, Destiny plans to attend Washington State University, study pre-law and pursue her lifelong dream of becoming a lawyer.