Janet Lee Nelson is the 21-year-old daughter of Stephen and Staci Nelson of LaPlace, La. She graduated Magna Cum Laude from Archbishop Chapelle High School in 2015 and was in the top 5% of her class. She currently attends Nicholls State University where she is pursuing a Bachelors of Science in Nursing, and she will graduate in December 2021. At Nicholls State University, Janet is a member of Gamma Phi Beta, Couture Cares, and Colonel Catholics. 

Serving as an ambassador of Louisiana’s Sugarcane Industry, Janet is excited to travel the state, promoting the Louisiana Sugarcane Festival, the sugar industry, and our hardworking farmers.