Days of 76 Queen Contestant: Stephanie Gruener

Days of 76 Queen Contestant:

Born and raised on the South Dakota Prairie, Stephanie Gruener is the 23- year old daughter of Steven and Debra Gruener of Brandt, SD. She is the youngest sister of two; Kristina and Michelle. While in high school she was involved with a variety of activities including volleyball, basketball, track, chorus, band, and debate. She was also a member of the key club, art club, and 4H Young Riders.

After high school, Stephanie attended South Dakota State University and received a degree in Agricultural Business and a minor in Equine Studies.  She was a member of the SDSU Varsity Equestrian Team and SDSU rodeo. Stephanie graduated in May of 2014 and pursued a career as a recruiter at Aerotek in Sioux Falls, SD.

Stephanie has achieved the titles of 2015 Miss Black Hills Stock Show Rodeo Queen, 2014 Miss Corn Palace Stampede Rodeo Queen, and 2013 Miss Jackrabbit Stampede Queen. Stephanie is sponsored by the Black Hills Stock Show and she would like to thank everyone who has supported her.