Class of 2017
Director: Joan Sasser
Pageant Date: November 18, 2017
Platform: On Pointe; Finding Your Balance.
Finding a balance in life through active movement can promote overall well being.
Kaylee Pye is the daughter of Steven and Kerry Pye of Winona, MN. Kaylee was crowned Miss Winona in October 2016 and will be representing Winona at the Miss Minnesota Pageant in June of 2017. She has also been honored to hold other titles including Miss Star of Hope 2014, Miss Goodview 2014-2015, and Miss Granite City’s Outstanding Teen 2016.
Kaylee is set to graduate from High School this June and has future plans to attend college in Arizona. She plans to major in Communications with a double minor in Sports Business and Psychology.
Kaylee’s passion is dance and she has spent the last several years participating in dance competitions around the country as well as teaching and mentoring younger students. She has learned through dance the value of a strong work ethic and self-discipline which she has applied to all areas of her life. Kaylee has won various accolades through her dance competitions over the years.
Kaylee’s personal platform “On Pointe; Finding your Balance” relates to staying physically active to release stress and cope with various levels of anxiety. While Kaylee promotes many forms of physical activity, her personal preference has always been Dance. Through personal experience Kaylee has turned to dance to not only to manage her stress and anxiety but also to improve her self-esteem and confidence. She believes that finding a balance in life through active movement can promote overall well being.
In Kaylee’s free time she loves to go on adventures to explore surrounding areas and is an active member of her church.