Karagan is the sixteen year old daughter of Duke and Kelley Royer of Brunswick, Ga. She currently
attends Glynn Academy High School as a junior, where she is heavily enrolled in her rigorous classes. Karagan also participates in duel enrollment as a student at the College of Coastal Georgia and has made the honor roll every year maintaining an A average. She will be attending the University of Massachusetts in Boston for the Future Physicians of America program this summer.
Karagan has been dancing since the age of 2 as a member of the Jill Stanford Dance Center and has been a member of the competition dance team for 10 years. She takes a myriad of jazz, tap, ballet, lyrical contemporary and hip hop . She learned at an early age how much she loved to perform. Karagan has placed with top placements and awards with her solos, and duet dances. Karagan was also a semi- finalist for the Governor’s Honors Program in the category of dance last year and was nominated again for GHP this year.
Karagan loves to volunteer. She goes to Safe harbor every Thursday and designates time to tutor the children who are less fortunate than others. Karagan also reads to pre-school and kindergarten students in elementary schools around her community to share an important message about her platform #YouBelong:Encouraging Acceptance.
When Karagan is not studying, dancing, or volunteering, you will find her with her family. She is very family oriented and loves being with her family, six dogs and friends. Karagan was adopted from China at 11 months old and she has a younger sister who was also adopted from china at the age of 5. Her adopted sister, Aniston, is the light of her life, alongside with her older sister , Alexa, her older brother Brayden, her mom and dad, six dogs and many chickens.
Karagan is very excited to be going to the Miss Georgia’s Outstanding Teen Pageant this summer as Miss Southeast Georgia’s Outstanding Teen in hopes to continue to promote her platform #YouBelong and to make lifelong friends.
To book Karagan for an appearance or event please contact Ashley Tankersley at firstname.lastname@example.org .