Kimberly Somer has been the state director since 2006. She has been involved as a parent of a pageant participant, judge in various programs nationwide, administrator, production assistant, and director. Kimberly believes in the importance of community involvement and has volunteered thousands of hours to various organizations in her lifetime. She is an advocate for all participants of the program, helping each person to achieve their full potential. Kimberly is proud to say that Iowa, Nebraska, and South Dakota have now had multiple national titleholders and many more in the top 10 in the nation.