2022 Miss Tennessee

Lauren Dickson

Miss Tennessee 2022

School: Graduate of the University of Tennessee at Martin; current graduate student at Union University

College Major: Master of Business Administration with a concentration in Leadership

Scholarship Winnings: $45,000

Scholastic Honors: Cum Laude Graduate, University of Tennessee at Martin

Career Ambition: As a licensed financial advisor, I aspire to continue leading my clients to a future of financial freedom and security.

Talent: Vocal

Social Impact Initiative: “Heart for the Hungry: Overcoming Food Insecurity,” seeks to expose the underlying causes of food insecurity and to assist people out of the cycle.

What is the best advice you’ve ever received? As 2022 comes to a close, I hope you enter the new year with the same excitement and determination I had as I slammed my face into this cake after reaching a huge milestone! My best friend, Morgan, has diligently encouraged me to be present in the moment and have fun, give yourself grace and keep putting in the work. Crushing your goals will naturally happen and you will enjoy the ride on the way there.