She is a 19 year old junior at Western Washington University (Go Vikings!), majoring in Psychology. She graduated from Columbia Basin College with her Associates in 2017. Alyssa plans on becoming a mental health therapist, but ultimately wants to know that wherever her path leads, she will be happy. Something interesting about Alyssa? She earned a full ride to the Sacremento Ballet's Summer Intensive when she was just 15 years old! Beyond winning Miss Whatcom County, Alyssa was also received the top scores from the judges in the talent and interview portions of competition, earning her a total of $2400 in scholarships!