Why Was Desiree Chosen As the Next Bachelorette?

March 12, 2013 12:01 am

Last night marked not only The Bachelor finale but the official announcement of ABC’s next Bachelorette! And drumroll please, it’s—Desiree Hartsock!

So why did producers decide to choose the 26-year-old brunette?

Bachelor Contestant Desiree Tells Us She Doesn’t Get Asked Out Much!

Sources tell “On Air with Ryan Seacrest” both Lindsay and AshLee were considered but they ultimately decided on Dez because not only she was a fan favorite but because of her “girl next door” vibe.

And we are sure Desiree is happy, considering she told us men aren’t exactly knocking down her door!