Jessica Ariel Taylor

The 49th Louisiana Pecan Festival Queen


Jessica Ariel Taylor is the 21 year old daughter of William & Nedra Taylor of Leesville, Louisiana. She is a Junior attending Northwestern State University majoring in Nursing. Her future plans include graduating from NSU, becoming a Registered Nurse, and further her education by obtaining her Master's Degree.


Jessica will spend her reign traveling across the state of Louisiana to different fairs, festivals and events representing and promoting the Louisiana Pecan Festival and the state's pecan industry.

Stay tuned to follow updates on Queen Jessica's year!

Click HERE for highlights of the 2017 Louisiana Pecan Festival Beauty & Beau Pageant and Miss Queen's Pageant.

Click HERE for highlights of the 2017 Queen's Ball