Kelsey Mires is the daughter of Kim Mires who is a teacher at La Mesa Elementary and Darrel Mires who is a farmer. She has been involved in Band, 4-H, National Honors Society (Vice President), Junior American Cancer Society, Junior Literacy Council, and U.I.L. Ready Writing (1st in District this year). She has been the recipient of the Gold Community Service award, the provost Scholar Award at WT A&M, Junior Literacy Council leading volunteer and was nominated for the Leadership of Plainview Award.
Kelsey works at First Baptist Church and will attend West Texas A&M to study Sports and exercise Science before continuing on to Texas Tech to become a certified children's physical therapist.