Megan Swanson, the reigning Miss Douglas County, was crowned Miss Nebraska 2014 at the conclusion of the Miss Nebraska Scholarship pageant held on June 7th, 2014 at the Performing Arts Center at North Platte High School. She will represent the state of Nebraska in the upcoming Miss America 2015 pageant, scheduled for this September in Atlantic City.
Newly crowned Miss Nebraska 2014 Megan Swanson (C) and her runners-up (L-R): Alyssa Howell, Rachel Foehlinger, Megan Swanson, Aleah Peters, Allison Tietjen.
Currently, Swanson is student at Belmont University where she majors in music with plans of eventually working as a motivational speaker and singer/songwriter.
Her pageant’s platform: Total Body Wellness … Spirit … Soul…Body.
Her talent: Vocal. Her vocal rendition of “You Raise Me Up” was a hit with the audience and the judges.
Currently, Swanson is student at Belmont University where she majors in music.
Megan’s court includes:
– The first runner-up Aleah Peters;
– The second runner-up Rachel Foehlinger;
– The third runner-up Allison Tiejten;
– The fourth runner-up Alyssa Howell.
At the same event, Morgan Holen was crowned Miss Nebraska’s Outstanding Teen 2014 and will compete in the Miss America’s Outstanding Teen 2015 pageant, scheduled for August 2nd in Orlando, Florida.