Say Hello To Garner’s Spotlight Stars: Abby & Colleen!: 2024 Spotlight Profiles

Hello Enthusiastic Community!

It’s time to get excited because we have two more incredible spotlight profiles on our website. Introducing Abby Britt and Colleen McDermott, our shining stars from the Miss Garner Organization!

Miss Garner 2024

Abby Britt

What's special?

Abby is a tap dance sensation and a healthcare hero! A UNC Chapel Hill alumna and an MBA student, her career goal is as noble as it gets: opening a Pediatric Medicine office in a rural area. Her CSI, "Give it a S.H.O.T.," focuses on getting kids excited about science. And guess what? She paid off her student loans in just two years and bought her first home at 23! Talk about impressive!

Garner Teen 2024

Colleen McDermott

What's fascinating?

Colleen is an Irish dance marvel with a heart for environmental change. A Junior at Cardinal Gibbons High School, she aspires to become a Physical Therapist and Sports Clinical Specialist. Her CSI, "Planet Youth," is all about empowering the younger generation for environmental action. Fun facts? She's a seasoned traveler for Irish Dance competitions and can sing all the U.S. states in alphabetical order!

These incredible young women are redefining what it means to be community leaders and role models. They are not just titleholders; they are catalysts for change and inspiration. Ready to learn more about these phenomenal personalities? Dive into their stories, dreams, and unique adventures by clicking here. Trust us, you won’t want to miss these remarkable profiles!

Let’s support these amazing individuals as they light up the stage with their passion and commitment. Don’t forget to spread the word and share their stories with your friends, family, and your entire social network.

Stay tuned for more exciting updates and incredible stories from our exceptional Miss North Carolina Class of 2024!

About the Miss North Carolina Organization

As an official state preliminary associated with the Miss America Organization, the Miss North Carolina Organization is a part of the largest scholarship providing organization for women in the world. Promoting an emphasis on academics and communication skills, the MNCO is considered a launching pad for young women to further their academic and career goals. Taylor Loyd currently serves as Miss North Carolina 2023 and Hanley House serves as Miss North Carolina’s Teen 2023. For more information about volunteering or competing, please visit

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