2013 Royal Court
Queen Emily Abbott
Emily is the daughter of Jon and Tara Abbott. Emily is a member of the Jazz Choir and president of the Chamber Choir at her school. She also participates in Honor Society, Cross Country and FBLA. In her spare time she enjoys theater, singing, spending time with friends and family, church activities, and tutoring.
Emily’s favorite TV show is Sherlock and her favorite movie is The Princess Bride. Her favorite song is “God Gave Me You” by Dave Barnes and her favorite novel is Les Miserables by Victor Hugo. She is most inspired by her parents, and her most treasured keepsakes are photographs of family and friends. After graduation Emily plans to attend a four-year university in Washington State to study speech or music therapy.
Emily’s favorite thing to do in the Wenatchee Valley, besides Apple Blossom, is to participate in and attend local school and community theater productions. Her proudest moment in life was playing the role of Liesl in Leavenworth Summer Theater’s production of “The Sound of Music”. If Emily could trade places with anyone for a day, she would trade places with Julie Andrews. Emily feels she should represent the Wenatchee Valley because she enjoys meeting and speaking with people of all ages. She loves the Wenatchee Valley and would find joy in representing and giving back to the community she has been raised in.
Princess Madi Still
Madi is the daughter of Craig and Michelle Still. Madi is a member of Honor Society, Drama Club, and Teens against Tobacco Use at her school. She is a volunteer at Central Washington Hospital and a hostess at Garlini’s. In her spare time she enjoys dance, volunteering, reading and hanging out with friends.
Madi’s favorite TV show is Grey’s Anatomy and her favorite movie is Black Swan. Her favorite musical artist is Bon Iver and her favorite novels are the Harry Potter Series by J.K Rowling. She is most inspired by her Health Occupations teacher Mary Zontek and her most treasured keepsake is her Bugs Bunny blanket. After graduation, Madi plans to attend a four-year university and continue on to medical school.
Madi’s favorite thing to do in the Wenatchee Valley, besides Apple Blossom, is to run on the loop trail and hike. Her proudest moment in life was watching an open heart surgery. If Madi could trade places with anyone for a day, she would trade places with a neurosurgeon. Madi feels she should represent the Wenatchee Valley because she has lived in Wenatchee her entire life idolizing the Apple Blossom Royalty for as long as she can remember. She feels she is a poised, intelligent young woman who knows how to laugh at herself.
Princess Maggie Chvilicek
Maggie is the daughter of Jeff and Brigid Chvilicek. Maggie is her school’s ASB Secretary, President of the Honor Society, and Captain of the Cross Country team. She also volunteers for the TOP Soccer program and works as a barista at a local espresso stand. In her spare time she enjoys running, playing piano, reading, baking, listening to music and spending time with family and friends.
Maggie’s favorite TV show is Criminal Minds and her favorite movie is Forrest Gump. Her favorite song is “The Cave” by Mumford & Sons and her favorite novel is The Book Thief by Markus Zusak. She is most inspired by her mother, Brigid, and the place she would most like to visit is Ireland. After graduation Maggie plans to attend a four-year university.
Maggie’s favorite thing to do in the Wenatchee Valley, besides Apple Blossom, is to bike or run on the loop trail or hike in the hills. Her proudest moment in life was being a member of the girls’ state cross country team. If Maggie could trade places with anyone for a day, she would trade places with First Lady Michelle Obama. Maggie feels she should represent the Wenatchee Valley because she has always been connected to the community and its people and she has the qualities of someone who would represent the Wenatchee Valley well. She also loves Apple Blossom!