Katherine (Katie) Rose Dean
is proudly representing the 20th Century Club. She is the daughter of John and Jennifer Dean and sister to Jed, Jacob, and Carly. She is the granddaughter of Sandy and Elliott Dean, Barbara Rosel, and Evan Shuler and the great-granddaughter of Mary Jo Dean and the late John Edward Dean. Katie is a member of the National Honor Society, Gilmer FFA, and the tennis team. She plans to attend Baylor University to major in business. Involvement in the Yamboree is a strong tradition for Katie. She has been an attendant in numerous queen’s courts, danced in the pageant and competed in the Yamboree swine show. Katie’s grandfather Elliot Dean, and great uncle, Steve Dean, are past Yamboree Presidents. Her cousins Madison Dean and Brinkley Rash, aunt Sarah Dean, and second cousins Amy and Mary Jane Dean, are past Queens.