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Meet Miss Illinois’ Outstanding Teen

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Peyton Newman

Local Title: Miss Chicago's Outstanding Teen

Hometown: Vernon Hills, IL

High School: Vernon Hills High School
Age:  16

Platform Issue: My Voice: Changing the World One Person at a Time

Talent: Vocal

Get to know Peyton:

I am a part of Student Council, The Scratching Post (our school newspaper), #VHGive (the community service club), Varsity Track and Field, and Dance Team

University of Michigan

Cover Model for American Girl and Principal role in Carson's commercials


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I have learned the importance of a sisterhood. Coming from a family where I have 2 older brothers, the Miss America's Outstanding Teen Program has taught me how a group of girls can really accept one another and treat each other like true sisters.