Beyond the Crown
Miss Capital City 2011, Andrea Sonnier, is currently pursuing her doctorate at Galludet University.  She worked as an English teacher at The Louisiana School for the Deaf.  She is a graduate of Lamar University where she obtained a Masters Degree in Deaf Education and Louisiana State University.  Andrea was a Preliminary Swimsuit Award winner and Top 5 Finalist (2nd runner-up) to Miss Louisiana 2011.  She received over $6,000 in cash and in-kind scholarships.