Miss Rodeo Nebraska is Laramie Schlichtemeir. The 24-year-old is a native of Ogallala Nebraska. Laramie is a 2016 graduate of Chadron State College with a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with options in Agri-Business and Marketing. She plans to pursue a career in agricultural lending to help further develop one of the most crucial industries in the world. Her hobbies include roping, barrel racing and anything that has to do with her family and her horses. Laramie wants to encourage everyone to “Rope Your Dreams” no matter how big they may seem.