Serving as Miss Rodeo Montana 2016, is Lindsay Garpestad from Simms, Montana. In her 23 years, she has participated in 4-H, livestock and stock shows, and rodeo. Five years ago, she started her own photography business to help pay for college. Today, she spends her free time training colts, working out, and taking photos. In 2015, she graduated from Carroll College with degrees in political science and business administration with a concentration in marketing. Upon the completion of her reign, she will attend law school and practice business law near her family ranch.