Five contestants will vie for Washington State Dairy Ambassador positions June 23 in Bellevue.

The contenders are Rebecca Ford of Lewis County, Jacoba “Cobi” Van Slageren of Yakima Valley, Abigail Zurcher of Mid-Columbia, Agathe Lopez of King and Pierce counties and Bailie Schultz of King and Pierce counties.

The outgoing State Dairy Ambassador is Anna Teachman of SeaTac. The alternates are Juliana LeClair of Mount Vernon and Claire Leininger of Everson.

“They have been a pleasure to work with and done a wonderful job representing the Dairy Farmers of Washington,” State Ambassador adviser Tammi Schoenbachler said in a statement.

The young women chosen to be Washington’s Ambassadors for Milk receive college scholarships, internships and training in communications, according to the Washington State Dairy Women.

The program will begin at 6 p.m. Saturday, June 23, at the Bellevue High School Performing Arts Center, 10416 S.E. Wolverine Way. Doors will open at 5 p.m. Refreshments will be served at intermission.

Tickets ordered by June 12 are $20 for adults and $10 for students. Tickets purchased after June 12 and at the door will be $25 for adults and $15 for students. Children 6 and under will be admitted free.

For ticket information, contact Gloria Edwards at (360) 273-7313 or by email at gloria.wsdw@hotmail.com. Tickets may be picked up at the door.

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