Meet our 2017-2018 Farmington Ambassadors! If you have interest in joining the great group of Farmington Ambassadors, we welcome you to apply online.
Miss Amassador Alexis Skogen
Miss Ambassador Alexis Skogen is a junior at South Dakota State University where she is pursuing her degree in Occupational Therapy and a minor in Health Services. Once she graduates she will pursue certification as a Hippo Therapist, and hopes to do horse therapy riding with kids who have medical or behavioral diagnosis. While at SDSU, Lexi is a member of the rodeo team and competes in barrel racing throughout the Midwest. Lexi enjoys riding her horses Tiff and Maggie, cheering on her favorite hockey team, reading, and spending time with her family and friends.
Miss Ambassador Claire Lentsch
Miss Ambassador Claire Lentsch is a senior at Farmington High School. Over the years Claire has been involved in Future Business Leaders of America, State Teen Court, State One Acts, Theatre, Track and Field, Oral Interpretation, Speech, and Tri-M Music Honor Society. She loves music, playing the flute and piano, and has been involved in seven choirs including All-State Choir. When Claire graduates, she plans to major in Business Communications and Marketing focusing on Health and Wellness; hoping to make a large scale difference in people's lives. In her free time you will find her spending time with friends and family, rollerblading, sining, writing, babysitting, and discovering new music.
Miss Ambassador Shannon Newman
Miss Ambassador Shannon Newman is a senior at Farmington High School. Her favorite classes are calculus and chemistry. Shannon is involved in 4-H, National Honor Society, Band, Track and Field, and Swimming. Shannon is excited to continue her studies after high school at a four year college or uniersity in the hopes of someday becoming a Physical Therapist.
Junior Ambassador Hailey Fernandes
Hailey Fernandes is a seventh grader at Dodge Middle School. Outside of school, she participates in voice lessons and plays musicals. A few of the plays she has participated in include The Jungle Book, HONK!, Yo, Vikings!, and The Little Mermaid. She enjoys singing, acting, swimming, hanging out with friends, and having movie nights with her family.
Junior Ambassador Madison Dinneen
Madison Dinneen is a seventh grader at Dodge Middle School. Her favorite classes are Advanced Language Arts and Family and Consumer Science. She has been a member of the Farmington Competition Cheer Team for five years and is looking forward to cheer nationals at the ESPN Wide World of Sports at Disney World this year! In her free time, Madison enjoys reading everything in sight, volunteering with her church group "Helping Heroes", traveling, and testing out new recipes in the kitchen.
Little Ambassador Rylee Halda
Rylee Halda is a fourth grader at Meadowview Elementary School where she enjoys math, reading, and homework! Rylee enjoys spending time with her traveling volleyball and basketball teammates, and loves competing in weekend tournaments. Her hobbies include researching life hacks, making art projects, snowboarding, and snuggling in for game and movie nights with her family and dog.
Little Ambassador Sicily Sylvester
Sicily Sylvester is a fourth grader at Farmington Elementary School. Her favorite sports to participate in are Cheer and Gymnastics. Next year, Sicily plans on playing soccer. In school she excels in reading, math, and art. In her spare time, she likes to read, sing, and jump on the trampoline with her brothers and sisters.