Katie McCree – from Albemarle, NC was second in her senior class at North Stanly High School. Katie was an active leader in her school as President of FCCLA, Historian of the Outdoor Discovery Club, and President of JETS (a competitive engineering club). She is also the Co-Captain of the Varsity Softball team, Most Valuable Player of the softball team, and was the President of her Church Youth Group. During the summer prior to her senior year in high school, Katie attended the Summer Textile Exploration Program offered through the Wilson College of Textiles at NC State. As a member of the Wolfpack, Katie intends to study Textile & Apparel Management.