Anne Forester is United States of America's Mrs. Utah 2020.
She is a wife, mother, children's book author, freelance reporter and licensed educator. She studied broadcast journalism, graduating with honors from Southern Utah University. Anne worked as an investigative producer and general assignment reporter for the NBC affiliate in Salt Lake City. Always wanting to further her education, Anne earned a Master of Arts in Teaching from Western Governors University. Anne works with various nonprofit organizations to encourage literacy in the community. Anne loves to write and published her first children’s book, Busy BeeBo in 2016. In 2017, she launched Read Your Heart Out, an online children's literacy program that teaches reading skills. Anne is also a board member for the nonprofit, Shimmer Sparkle Shine Project, that teaches and instills confidence and self-worth to young girls through workshops and events.
Anne Forester held the title of Mrs. Utah United States 2017. She competed at the Mrs. United States 2017 pageant and placed 4th runner-up. Her first pageant was Mrs. Utah United States 2016. Anne placed 2nd runner-up and won the Mrs. Photogenic award. Anne spent her year as Mrs. Utah United States 2017 volunteering in schools and with the organization My Story Matters to encourage literacy and reading. She shared a message of being true to one’s self, following your dreams and owning your personal story as she traveled around the state speaking to youth groups.
Anne was crowned United States of America's Mrs. Utah 2020 and competed at United States of America Pageant 2020. She placed in the top 10.