1RU AT MISS TEXAS 

$25,000 IN SCHOLARSHIPS

Averie placed 1RU her first year competing at Miss Texas. She was then crowned the very first Asian American Miss Dallas in 2019. She advocates for her platform, Unity through Diversity.

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PAST EVENTS

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PRE-LAW DIVERSITY PANEL

March 25, 2021

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ANNUAL PHILIPPINES TRIP

June 10, 2019

VIOLENCE AGAINST ASIANS VIGIL

March 28, 2021

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MINORITY OWNED BUSINESS HOLIDAY PROMOTIONS

December 2020

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FAST FACTS

BOLD ADVOCATE & PUBLIC SPEAKER

  • Argued on behalf of a client for full child custody in a domestic abuse case and won

  • Provided pro bono legal services to Texas women who were abused by their partners

  • Delivered speeches on behalf of the AAPI community at several vigils, rallies, and protests  in Texas

INTERNATIONAL NONPROFIT DIRECTOR

  • Founded the Tulong Foundation, a nonprofit that provides scholarships, micro-entrepreneurial loans, and educational workshops to women and girls in Asia

  • Formally partnered with the United Nations & Recognized by the Clinton Foundation

  • Previously worked in the legal department at Susan G. Komen, one of the largest breast cancer research nonprofits in the world

SOCIAL MEDIA EXTRORDINAIRE

  • Aquired more than 250,000 followers in less than one year across instagram and TikTok

  • Spearheaded TikTok's first educational learning initiative

  • Partnered with Microsoft for a three month brand campaign to make college more accessible for margainalized communities

  • Developed an app that helps formally incarcerated Texans determine eligibility for record expungement

AS MISS TEXAS

  • Organize a multi-cultural festival in partnership with the Asian American Chamber of Commerce 

  • Create a video series on cultural empathy & racial equity within the context of Texas history

  • Focus my school program on Title I schools across Texas

 

Upcoming Events

  • Miss Carrollton Scholarship Competition
    Addison
    Nov 27, 6:00 PM
    Addison, Addison, TX, USA
    Miss America Local Preliminary
  • Texas A&M Pre-Law Panel
    Online Event
    Dec 05, 7:00 PM
    Online Event
  • United Nations Collegiate Panel on Nonprofits
    Online Panel
    Dec 20, 7:00 PM
    Online Panel
  • Violence Against AAPI Vigil
    Southern Methodist University
    Mar 22, 2025, 7:30 PM
    Southern Methodist University , Dallas, Texas
  • Law School Diversity Panel
    Online Event
    Mar 25, 2025, 10:00 AM
    Online Event
  • Girl Up! Women's History Month Panel
    Online Event
    Mar 27, 2025, 12:00 PM
    Online Event
 
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BOOK ME & MY SCHOOL PROGRAM

I have several school programs that address cyber bullying, social media, inclusivity, cultural appreciation, and college readiness. I require a two week notice. I am available to travel up to 3 hours outside of Dallas!