Hallie is a speaker, author, and advocate. She is a 2016 graduate of Southern Methodist University, where she obtained a B.A. in History. During her time at the Hilltop, Hallie was a member of Gamma Phi Beta sorority, served as President of the Debate Team, and was a Founder’s Scholar. After she graduated from SMU, she followed her childhood dream of attending law school and is currently a rising second-year student at William and Mary Law School. At William and Mary Law, she is the current president of the Children’s Advocacy Law Society, a Leadership Fellow and serves as Vice President of Communications for the William and Mary Law School Federalist Society chapter. On December 3rd, 2017, Hallie was crowned Miss Historic Hanover and will be competing for Miss Virginia in June 2018. As Miss Historic Hanover, she has traveled across the Commonwealth of Virginia promoting and speaking about her platform, One in 68: Ending the Stigma of Autism.