CA MILK ADVISORY BOARD ANNOUNCES 2017-2018 DAIRY PRINCESS REPRESENTATIVES

CA MILK ADVISORY BOARD ANNOUNCES 2017-2018 DAIRY PRINCESS REPRESENTATIVES

Young Dairy Leaders to Serve as Advocates on Behalf of Dairy Industry

 

Tracy, Calif., August 14, 2017 – The California Milk Advisory Board (CMAB) recently welcomed the 2017-2018 class of Dairy Princess representatives for a three-day session to launch their year of service as California dairy industry advocates. Fifteen Dairy Princesses and Alternates from Districts 1 to 9 attended the Dairy Princess Training in July where they learned presentation and public speaking skills, etiquette and social media tips and an overview of industry programs and issues.

 

The 2017-2018 California Dairy Princess Court includes:

 

District                                   Contest Results                                ________________

District 1                                 Dairy Princess Haley Benbow, Fortuna

First Alternate Carli Sioux Roberts, Eureka

Second Alternate Dairy Princess Beth Noel, Hydesville

District 3                                 Dairy Princess Melanie Hanlon, Petaluma

First Alternate Dairy Princess Elizabeth Pacheco, Petaluma

Second Alternate Dairy Princess Kendal Middlebrook, Sebastopol

District 4                                 Dairy Princess Gina Amaro, Willows

District 5                                 Dairy Princess Sarah Weststeyn, Linden

District 6                                 Dairy Princess Makayla Toste, Newman

First Alternate Dairy Princess Lauren Alvares, Merced

Second Alternate Dairy Princess Shania DeJarnett, Turlock

District 7                                 Dairy Princess Tristan Rowell, Lemoore

First Alternate Dairy Princess Jolene Simas, Hanford

District 8                                 Dairy Princess Jenny Garcia, Riverdale

District 9                                 Dairy Princess Hayles Fernandes, Tulare

First Alternate Dairy Princess Abbigail Prins, Tulare

 

Photo by Stephanie Baker Photography

 

From left to right: Gina Amaro, District 4 Dairy Princess; Sarah Weststeyn, District 5 Dairy Princess; Jolene Simas, District 7 First Alternate; Tristan Rowell, District 7 Dairy Princess; Shania DeJarnett, District 6 Second Alternate; Makayla Toste, District 6 Dairy Princess; Lauren Alvares, District 6 First Alternate; Beth Noel, District 1 Second Alternate; Haley Benbow, District 1 Dairy Princess; Carli Sioux Roberts, District 1 First Alternate; Melanie Hanlon, District 1 Dairy Princess; Elizabeth Pacheco, District 3 First Alternate; Hayley Fernandes, District 9 Dairy Princess; Abbigail Prins, District 9 First Alternate Dairy Princess; and Jennifer Garcia, Distrit 8 Dairy Princess. Not pictured is Kendal Middlebrook, District 3 Second Alternate.

 

California is the nation’s leading milk producer. It also produces more butter and nonfat dry milk than any other state. The state is the second-largest of cheese and yogurt. Dairy products made with Real California milk can be identified by the Real California Milk or Real California Cheese seal, which certifies that the products are made exclusively with milk produced on California dairy farms.

 

About the California Milk Advisory Board


The California Milk Advisory Board (CMAB), an instrumentality of the California Department of Food and Agriculture, is funded by the state’s more than 1,300 dairy families. With headquarters in Tracy, the CMAB is one of the largest agricultural marketing boards in the United States. The CMAB executes advertising, public relations, research and retail and foodservice promotional programs on behalf of California dairy products, including Real California Milk and Real California Cheese, throughout the U.S. and internationally. For more information and to connect with the CMAB through social media, visit RealCaliforniaMilk.com, like at Facebook, view videos at YouTube, follow at Twitter and Instagram, and pin at Pinterest.

 

CA MILK ADVISORY BOARD ANNOUNCES 2017-2018 DAIRY PRINCESS REPRESENTATIVES

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