Cassidy Cooper is the 2017 Harvest Festival Queen Candidate for the Optimist Club. She is the 16 year-old daughter of Geoff and Michelle Cooper.

Cassidy is a junior at Brownfield High School, where her favorite subject is history. At school, she enjoys many extracurricular activities, including FCCLA, FFA, tennis, One-Act play, National Honor Society, Spanish National Honor Society, and UIL. She also serves as FBLA Secretary and Student Council Junior Class President.

Outside of school, Cassidy is actively involved in 4-H, United Future Leaders, and church.

In her free time, Cassidy enjoys watching Netflix, hanging out with friends, working with her animals, and volunteering.

Cassidy favorite movie is The Gallows and her favorite TV show is Criminal Minds. She also loves the color teal, Berkshire pigs, and listening to country music.

When asked who she looks up to, Cassidy replied, “My dad. I’m a daddy’s girl and he is willing to help anyone with anything. He never gives up and keeps me optimistic.”

If Cassidy could have one wish granted, she would wish for 1,000 more wishes.

Something people may not know about Cassidy is that she loves to travel.

After high school, she plans to go to Texas Tech University for biology/pre-medicine. Afterwards, she hopes to go on to medical school to become an orthopedic surgeon.

For the Harvest Festival talent show, she will be performing a tap dance to Booty Swing by Parov Stelar.