Along the longest stretch of the Columbia River, in the State of Oregon, you can find Columbia County, which includes the quaint town Scappoose, the Home of 2023 Miss Tillamook County Rodeo, Brooke Anderson.
Brooke is the 22-year-old daughter of Paul Anderson and Bridget Kintz.
In 2017, Brooke was crowned the 2018 Columbia County Rodeo Queen, where she found her passion for the Rodeo Queen way of life! Brooke's love for horses started before she could even walk. She now owns three horses of her own, one of which is just a baby! When she is not working you can find Brooke, out in the woods riding her horse, hiking with her 2 dogs, on her 4-wheeler digging up some mud, or volunteering within her community in some way.
Brooke graduated, from Scappoose High School in 2019. She continues to give back to her community by working as a Health Care Coordinator at an Assisted living facility. Brooke has many aspirations which include, possibly, competing for another Rodeo Queen title, or going to school for her CDL and working under her father, or pursuing a CNA license to further her Healthcare career. Brooke is excited to be able to represent Tillamook County Rodeo!
Brooke was crowned the 2023 Miss TCRA, after competing in a 2 day pageant and was able to show her skills during, Horsemanship, speech, modeling and much more! Brooke is determined to spread the Rodeo knowledge and western way of life through her travels of the Pacific Northwest, this year representing the Biggest Little Show On The Coast! Queen
Brynnen Blaser is the 15 year old daughter of Brent and Jerilee Blaser and sister to Bridger. She is a sophomore at Tillamook High School and a charity drive chairman for her class. She is involved in FFA, 4H,basketball, trap shooting, hunting and fishing. She loves working and living on her family's 5th generation farm where she raises market goats, beef and has her own herd of Simm/Angus cattle. She has two quarter horse mares, Rosie and Dazi, that she will be using for her 2023 rodeo year. She also enjoys working with people and engaging in conversation. She is excited and thankful for the opportunity to represent the Tillamook County Rodeo in 2023.
Avery Silveira is 9 years, old born and raised in Tillamook. She has 2 sisters, Reese who is 10 and Quinn who is 6. Avery likes to ride her horse and she likes to play with her animals but most of all play with her steer named Friendly. Avery is looking froward to rodeos and parades she gets to go to as 2023 Little. Being a Little Miss Tilly has always been a dream of mine. I love watching rodeo and I’ve always wanted to be in one. I think I will make a good Little Miss Tilly because I enjoy meeting new people.
Elaina Russell is 9 years old and was born in Portland OR. She a active girl and has been a gymnast and an equestrian since the age of 2, starting on a horse named Comet and now taking riding lessons. She recently became interested in barrel racing and she says she’s up for the challenge of being a Little Miss Tilly.