Where were you born?
New Bern, North Carolina
What is your current occupation and/or grade in school?
Sophomore in college
What school do you currently attend?
East Carolina University
What are some of your favorite hobbies?
I enjoy playing tennis and going boating.
What is your favorite family holiday? Why?
I love Christmas because I get to come home from college and spend time with my family. Christmas has always been my favorite time of year; we put the tree up November 1st!
What is your favorite thing about your state?
From beaches to mountains, North Carolina has it all. We also house the stadium for the Carolina Panthers NFL team. There's a little something for everyone in NC.
If you could live anywhere else in the world where would it be?
I think living in Italy would be amazing. All of the old buildings are so beautiful, as well as the language they speak.
What do you expect to gain by participating in pageants? Why?
Pageants have already given me so much confidence. They have taught me that I can achieve anything I set my mind to. I hope to spend my time volunteering for something meaningful and encouraging other girls to follow their dreams.