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Emily Folker


  • Image Hair Color Blonde
  • Image Eye Color Blue
  • Image Zodiac Sign Taurus
  • Image Height 5ft 7inch
  • Image Weight 200lbs

Emily is a 23 year old student from Southeast Iowa. She began doing pageantry in January of 2017 after being referred by a college friend to try it out.

In the 2018 pageant season, Emily won the title of Miss Riverview and competed in Miss Iowa 2018. Emily did not make the finals, but did walk away with the "Spirit of Miss Iowa" award, which was voted on by her fellow contestants.

Emily then competed at Miss Clinton County/Miss River City 2018 and became Miss Clinton County. At Miss Iowa 2019, she finished as a Top 10 finalist.

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    May 15, 1996

  • Iowa, United States


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Pageant Platform

The Fingerprint Project: Mental Health Awareness and Education

What is the Occupation of Emily Folker

She is currently earning her Associates Degree, which she will transfer on to a 4 year degree. Emily's career goal is to be a English and Literature Professor. While studying, Emily keeps a full-time job as a Certified Pharmacist Technician at her local HyVee Pharmacy, walks dogs in her neighborhood through Rover.com, and is a driver for Lyft.

Which College Did Emily Folker Attend?

Clinton Community College

Why start competing in pageants

To gain experience and try to get some scholarships. Ended up making crazy awesome friendships and the rest is history.

FUN FACTS about Emily Folker

She owns a pet snake named Cinnamon.

What is the Nationality of Emily Folker


In the Media

Firefighters mingle over coffee, hot chocolate

2 December 2018 https://www.thehawkeye.com/news/20181118/firefighters-mingle-over-coffee-hot-chocolate

Crowning Miss Burlington a step toward Miss America title

2 December 2018 https://www.thehawkeye.com/68bfd127-b3c3-55f5-aceb-de73e7992a4c.html

“Fame” makes SE Iowans almost famous

2 December 2018 https://www.thehawkeye.com/ea8d04f2-968a-5075-ab4d-b8f2c9cb833f.html

“Fame — The Musical” comes to Auditorium

2 December 2018 https://www.thehawkeye.com/50816815-f2f5-530e-a63d-691923d1915b.html

Eye on the Arts: ‘Fame’ revival hits Burlington stage

2 December 2018 https://www.thehawkeye.com/76714383-eccd-5344-88c2-bb8b67b4fce8.html

UI student, newly crowned Miss Iowa, advocates for suicide awareness

2 December 2018 https://dailyiowan.com/2018/06/27/ui-student-newly-crowned-miss-iowa-advocates-for-suicide-awareness/