Kathryn Kueppers crowns Elle Mark Miss Minnesota 2021 for 94TH Miss America 2022 @ 100th Anniversary Stage

2019–20 Miss Minnesota Kathryn Kueppers crowned Elle Mark Miss Minnesota 2021 at the Grace Church Eden Prairie, Minnesota on Fri, June 25, 2021.
Elle works of Social Cause preventive care and mental health and she has studied in Red Wing High School and University of Wisconsin-La Crosse.
Elle Mark was Miss La Crosse/Oktoberfest in 2018 and Miss St. Croix Valley Festival 2020

Gabrielle Elle Louise Mark Miss Minnesota 2021 competed as MN State Representative at Miss America 2022 at the Mohegan Sun in Uncasville, Connecticut on Thurs, Dec 16, 2021.

Elle Mark Miss Minnesota 2021 presenting her vocal talent singing, at 100 Years Old Stage, The Amélie Musical which is based on 2001 French-language romantic comedy film directed by Jean-Pierre Jeunet.

She shares” Alexa, play “Daisies” by Katy Perry. Feeling overwhelmingly grateful knowing that I get the opportunity to interview for my dream job at this time next week. I’m ready” and “Miss America, is that you? I’m ready to answer the call, I cannot WAIT to get to get to the @MoheganSun tomorrow and get my #MissAmerica100 experience started! See you soon, Connecticut!” just before the D-day. On Night One she says “Affirmation heading into night one of preliminaries: “I am no better than anyone else, and no one else is better than me.” I’m ready to show the world the real solutions I have to change the culture of #MentalHealth for good in partnership with @GiveAnHour and @ChangeDirection.”

Elle was eliminates at TOP 10 Round and concluded her journey with Contestant Remark “Timeless: Last night, I was honored to compete on a century old stage. I felt invincible and timeless - this dress made that possible. But I don’t want to be remembered for how I looked. I don’t even want to be remembered for what I said. I want my legacy to be how I made others feel. . Here’s to dreams coming true and the best sponsors and support system out there. I hope to make you all proud.”
Elle Mark aka Gabrielle Elle Louise Mark, 25, Home Town Red Wing is Miss St. Croix Valley who has Vocal Talent, Social Initiative on Mental Health and she is STEM Scholarship Finalist.

2019–20 Miss Minnesota Kathryn Kueppers 21 is Mendota Heights native who was Miss Coon Rapids and competed at Miss America with her Vocal talent.


Miss Minnesota 2021, Elle Mark: Photography: Paula Preston, Hair: James Peterson, Makeup: Penny Wells

Hello, world! My name is Elle Mark, and I am your new MISS MINNESOTA 2021! ✨
There was no sleep at the Hampton Inn last night - I was far too excited to get started in this role! More thank-you’s and thoughts from the week to come, but I figured I better introduce myself. Here are some facts about me! 
📍I was born and raised in Red Wing, MN and held the title of @MissStCroixValleyFestival2020 before being crowned. I was also a proud member of #TeamWaseca! 
📚 I’m a Certified Prevention Professional with my degree in Public Health and Community Health Education from UW-La Crosse. I’ve earned over $18,000 in scholarship from the Miss America Organization! 
❣️ My Social Impact Initiative is called the Campaign to Change Direction and I am eager to promote the 5 Healthy Habits of Emotional Well-being across our state. 
Let’s do this, MN!