Natalie Vernon, a sophomore communications major at SUNY Geneseo, reflects on her year-long reign as the New York State Dairy Princess in this video from the American Dairy Association North East. Vernon is a native of Marion, Wayne County. She served as the state Dairy Princess for 2020-2021, completing her reign Feb. 16, 2021. The state pageant is presented by American Dairy Association North East. This year was the 58th annual pageant. Shelby Benjamin of Chenango County is the 2021-2022 Dairy Princess.