Road to Miss America 2012:
Katie Levasseur, a 20-year old student at University of Vermont and member of Order of Omega Theta Psi Chapter and Alpha Delta Pi, was crowned Miss Vermont 2011 on June 25, 2011 at the South Burlington High School Performing Arts Center. She will represent Vermont in Miss America 2012.
As Miss Vermont, Levasseur receives $7,250 in scholarships, over $12,000 in prizes, and the opportunity to compete for the Miss America title in Las Vegas, Nevada in January 2012. Currently a student at University of Vermont, Levasseur is majoring in Political Science and hopes to pursue a career as a Public Policy Analyst.
Susan J. Lackey, president of the Miss Vermont Scholarship Organization, commented on the new Miss Vermont. “Katie embodies the qualities a role model for young women and girls should have,” said Lackey. “She’s talented, ambitious and accomplished. We are excited about working with her this year.”