Sunday, May 29 – Saturday, June 4, 2022

The 2022 session of ALA Volunteer Girls State was held on the campus of Lipscomb University in Nashville, from Sunday, May 29 through Saturday, June 4.

Citizens ran for offices on the city, county and state levels. Former Army Major Kathy Isaacson addressed the citizens on Monday night, and Tennessee State Senator Raumesh Akbari spoke to Girls State on Tuesday morning. The girls performed their Fast Songs on Tuesday night.

Other speakers included Commissioner of Education, Penny Schwinn, and the female justices of the Tennessee Supreme Court. The ALA VGS Olympics were held Thursday night.

Anya Parambath from was elected 2022 ALA VGS Governor. Parambath was inaugurated on Friday night with her 2022 cabinet in attendance. Visit our social media accounts for full election results from the week.