The queen was selected from the seven Tournament of Roses princesses picked last week from a pool of more than 1,100 young Pasadena-area women who tried out for a spot on the Royal Court.
Lee is the captain of the Arcadia High varsity volleyball team and president of the Arcadia High Senior Men and Women service group. She serves as a vice chair of the Arcadia Assiteens Auxiliary and is a committee member of the Methodist Hospital Foundation. Lee also founded the youth philanthropy group Teens Promoting Stroke Awareness. She hopes to study business at USC.
The six members of the court are:
The princesses were selected based on a range of qualities, including public speaking ability, poise, academic achievement, community involvement and personality, according to the Pasadena Tournament of Roses Association.
As ambassadors of the Tournament of Roses, the queen and members of the Royal Court will attend more than 150 community and media functions leading up to the 120th Rose Parade and 95th Rose Bowl Game on Jan. 1