2017 State Officials Elected

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2017 State Officials (l to r) Wunderlich, Lusk, Johnson, Nelson, Slaydon, Piña, Hernandez, Heinrich and Roman.


On Thursday, June 15th, Federal Party candidate Mikayla Slaydon was elected 2017 Bluebonnet Girls State Governor. Charis Nelson was elected Lieutenant Governor. Citizens of Bluebonnet Girls State also elected Ingrid Piña, Attorney General; Catherine Heinrich, Comptroller of Public Accounts; Mia Hernandez, Commissioner of General Land; Tara Wunderlich, Agricultural Commissioner; Holly Johnson, Railroad Commissioner; Logan Lusk, Presiding Judge, Court of Criminal Appeals; Ale Roman, Chief Justice, Supreme Court.

All elected officials will be officials will be sworn in at the Capitol in Austin, Texas.






51st State Elects Party Officials

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2017 State Federal Party Officials are (l to r) Komal Karumuru, Andrea Mauri, Courtneylee Conroy and Deborah Tate
2017 State National Party Officials (l to r): Keely Wilson, Kirsten Hahn, Raychel Johnson and Annie Figeroa

Congratulations to the State Party Officials! The Girls State program is entirely non-partisan, and the citizens operate with mock political parties. They elect precinct, county and state party officials and write their own party platform. The National and Federal parties convened June 14, 2017, to pick their state party officials.