Class of 2017
2ND RUNNER UP - MISS MINNESOTA 2017
Dual Pageant with Miss South Central
Directors: Jennifer Burt, Miss WCSC/Miss SC; Molly Kopischke, OT
Pageant Date: November 25, 2017
Talent: Musical Theater - The Sound of Music
Platform: More Than Pink: Be Bold, Be Beautiful
Allyson is currently a senior at South Dakota State University in Brookings, South Dakota and is pursuing a B.S. in Pharmaceutical Sciences with minors in Biology and Speech Communications. Allyson is also in her second year of Pharmacy School and her career goal is to obtain her Pharm. D degree so she can go on to work in administrative pharmacy in a large hospital setting. For her talent, Allyson preformed "The Sound of Music" from the musical "The Sound of Music." Her platform is More Than Pink: Be Bold, Be Beautiful and is based around the More Than Pink program she runs in the summers for girls in grades 4-8.
Her platform is More Than Pink: Be Bold, Be Beautiful and is based around the More Than Pink program she has been running for three years in the summer for girls in grades 4-8. More Than Pink focuses on highlighting both inner beauty and physical fitness. Half of the two hour class is devoted to inner beauty subjects such as healthy relationship and nutrition while the second half of the class is all about having fun while staying active. At the end of the summer, all of the girls in the class run a 5K in Waseca to show off all their hard work throughout the summer.