Many wait all year for the moment when a new Miss America is crowned. The winner of this year’s Miss America pageant has already been announced, and if you watched the show last night, then you all must be aware that Savvy Shields has been crowned Miss America 2017. Right after the show, many began searching for terms like, “Savvy Shields wiki,” “Miss Arkansas Savvy Shields,” “Savvy Shields Miss Arkansas 2016,” and “Savvy Shields dance,” as they became interested in the women crowned Miss America 2017. We will provide you with all the information you need to know about Savvy Shields.
Earning the title of Miss America is no joke; contestants have to compete against each other to showcase their talent and beauty in front of the judges and the viewers. The one with the most votes (including the judges votes) earns the title. If you forgot to watch the Miss America pageant and would want to know the winner, then you will be glad to know that Savvy Shields’ talent earned her the title of Miss America 2017. Let us get to know more about Savvy Shields Miss America 2017.
Savvy Shields Wiki
Savvy Shields’ parents are Karen and Todd Shields of Fayetteville. Savvy has one brother, Dane. She is the granddaughter of Don and Patty Jensen of Rancho la Quinta, California and Bob and Sally Shields of Mason, Ohio. She is 21 years old and is currently a senior at the University of Arkansas, where she is majoring in Art with a minor in Business. She graduated from Fayetteville High School in the year 2013.
Apart from looks, Savvy is also quite talented. While pursuing her studies at the University of Arkansas, she was involved with the Kappa Kappa Gamma sorority and was their Art Chair. Additionally, she also was a member of the Drawing and Painting Club.
Miss Arkansas 2016
Apart from being involved in the Miss America 2017 pageant, she has also won Miss Arkansas. Besides the title, Savvy also won a $25,000 scholarship offered by CITGO, the Skokos Foundation and the Miss Arkansas Scholarship Foundation and more than $75,000 in awards, wardrobe, transportation and gifts. She represented Arkansas in the Miss America 2017 pageant, which was held in Atlantic City.
Savvy is well acquainted with the stage as she was also crowned Miss Arkansas Outstanding Teen 2009, and also represented Arkansas at the Miss America’s Outstanding Teen Pageant, held in Orlando. She also represented the Heart of the Ozarks organization and bagged both the Outstanding Teen and Miss Arkansas crowns.
Miss America 2017
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Savvy Shields’ talent includes dancing and painting. During the talent rounds, she impressed all the judges and the viewers with her amazing dance performance. Savvy Shields was crowned Miss America 2017 on September 11, 2016. During one of the her interviews she said, “In pageants it’s very difficult to not compare yourself to every other girl in front or behind of you,” Savvy said. “Pageant girls and women in general are always striving, or it’s tempting to be striving, for perfectionism. You have to realize that you are imperfect and you are enough.” If you want to watch Savvy Shields dance, then make sure to check out the video below.
Eat Better, Live Better
She practices the aforementioned platform daily, and the moment she became Miss Arkansas 2016, her main goal was to educate people on how the foods people eat truly make an impact on their lives. She said, “I think sometimes healthy eating and a healthy lifestyle comes with negative connotations and scary connotations,” Savvy said. “So my thing in learning about this process, the only thing I need to learn is tactical and tangible ways to do so.”