Junior Miss Teen North Dakota International 2017 - Alexis Thompson
Alexis Thompson achieved her goal of winning the title of Junior Miss Teen North Dakota International 2017 on January 15, 2017 in Fargo, ND. She is proud to represent her wonderful state and young girls her age.
Alexis is nine-years-old and lives in Bismarck, ND with her parents, Art and Nicole, her younger brother, Aiden, and her beloved cat, CiCi. Alexis attends Shiloh Christian School and is the third grade. Some of her hobbies include reading, sewing, playing piano and competing in dance competitions. Alexis also loves creating artwork of all kinds. She most recently illustrating a children’s book, Don’t be Sad, Sad Sally, written and published by her aunt.
Alexis dreams of becoming a surgeon one day. She was inspired by her own doctor, when she had to have surgery at the young age of 4. Her doctor took such great care of her, and she wants to do the same for others someday!
Alexis’ platform is Choose Happiness. This happy and kind-hearted young woman selected the platform because she feels that happiness is always knocking on your door - you just have to let it in! Each day, people have the opportunity to choose to be happy. Alexis is on a mission to spread sunshine and smiles to those around her. She promotes choosing happiness for oneself by living a healthy lifestyle and making positive life choices. She spread happiness to those around her by living by the Golden Rule and serving others.
Alexis enjoys spending her free time assisting others. Just some of her volunteer work includes participating in school activities to help those less fortunate, church activities, Hoops for Heart /Jump Rope for Heart (Amer. Heart Assoc.), Salvation Army/Red Kettle, Angel Tree, Operation Christmas Child, and the Bismarck Cancer Center Applefest.
In addition to her own platform, Alexis also looks forward to promoting the American Heart Association and Go Red for Women through the International Pageant System.
Alexis is truly humbled to be the 2017 Junior Miss Teen North Dakota. She is excited about sharing this year with her sister queens and building long-lasting relationships with them. She also looks forward to sharing this incredible opportunity with you and spreading happiness wherever she goes and with all of the people she meets.
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