Recently crowned the 2020 Miss America’s Outstanding Teen, Payton May is the first individual in Washington State to win this amazing title. Part of winning the title means that May now has a platform, and she’s looking to educate about social impact and politics. What does the future for May look like?

“I would really love to attend the University of California and I would like to major in political science and journalism on the pre-law track because honestly, I’m not sure of what kind of career path I want to go into. There’s a lot of things that interest me and one of which is being a congresswomen, but I also really like broadcast journalism, so there’s a lot of options for me.”

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