Brandi Nicole Edens
Educator / Mrs. Nation of States 2021
Teacher ◊ Pageant Titleholder ◊ Advocate ◊ Wife/Mom
Brandi Edens was born and raised in Omaha, Nebraska. She’s been happily married to her Marine Corps husband, Jeremy Edens, for 18 years, and is proud to be a military wife.
They have two children; their daughter, Skyelar, is 14 and enjoys cheerleading and playing hockey. Their son, Greyson, is 11 and likes to play video games and go camping. The family enjoys traveling, movie nights, camping, and playing games together.
Brandi enjoys pageantry and has won several titles. Her current title is Mrs. Nation of States 2021. Her platform is Autism Awareness and Acceptance, as her son, Greyson, is autistic. She enjoys sharing her journey within the autism world with others.
Brandi received her Bachelor’s in Education from the University of Nebraska, Omaha, and her Master’s degree and ESL endorsement from Concordia University. She’s entering her 18th year of teaching and is currently a 5th grade teacher for Bennington Public Schools. She’s also the head varsity cheer coach for Bennington High School. This is her 6th year coaching high school cheerleading. Her cheer team recently received the Nebraska State Cheer and Dance Championships 2022 State Runner Up title.