From Trista Sutter to Clare Crawley, Bachelor Nation has had 16 powerful women at the helm handing out roses and looking for love.
Fifteen women preceded Clare in Bachelor Mansion, leaving their own unique marks on the show’s history. Regardless of whether or not the Bachelorette found success with her finalist, each woman paved the way for the next.
Take a look back at the show’s leading ladies and where they are now.
Trista Rehn (Season 1)
Finalist: Ryan Sutter Runner-up: Charlie Maher Still together?: Yes. Ryan and Trista tied the knot December 6, 2003, in Rancho Mirage, California. They even had a televised wedding special called "Trista & Ryan's wedding." The original Bachelor GOAT couple lives in Colorado and they have two children — Maxwell and Blakesley.
Meredith Phillips (Season 2)
Finalist: Ian McKee Runner-up: Matthew Hickl Still together?: No. She and Ian split up, and Meredith is now married to her high school sweetheart, Michael Broady. She published a cookbook called “The Date Night Cook Book” in 2008.
Jen Schefft (Season 3)
Finalist: Jerry Ferris Runner-up: John Paul Merritt Still together?: No. Jerry proposed to Jen on the show but she told him to hold off. He brought up the engagement again on "After the Final Rose" but she turned him down. She and her husband Joe Waterman have two kids and live in Ohio.
DeAnna Pappas (Season 4)
Finalist: Jesse Csincsak Runner-up: Jason Mesnick Still together?: No. She and Jesse split up before their wedding, but she’s still married to someone connected to Bachelor Nation. Her husband Stephen Stagliano's twin brother Michael appeared on Jillian Harris' season of "The Bachelorette." She and Stephen have two kids — Addison and Austin.
Jesse married Ann Leuders, who appeared on Jason Mesnick’s season, and they have three kids.
Jillian Harris (Season 5)
Finalist: Ed Swiderski Runner-up: Kiptyn Locke Still together?: No. She and Ed ended their engagement about a year later. She got re-engaged to her fiancé Justin Pasutto in September 2020. They are the parents of Leo and Annie.
Ali Fedotowsky (Season 6)
Finalist: Roberto Martinez Runner-up: Chris Lambton Still together?: No. She and Roberto parted ways just over a year after the show ended. She and her radio host husband Kevin Manno have Molly and Riley.
Runner-up Chris is now married to Peyton Wright, who appeared on Andy Baldwin’s season of "The Bachelor." Chris and Peyton are the parents of Lyla James Lambton and Hayes Jennings Lambton.
Ashley Hebert (Season 7)
Finalist: J.P. Rosenbaum Runner-up: Ben Flajnik Still together?: No. J.P. and Ashley announced on October 14, 2020, that they were separating after seven years of marriage. They have two kids — Fordham and Essex.
Emily Maynard (Season 8)
Finalist: Jef Holm Runner-up: Arie Luyendyk Jr. Still together?: No. She and Jef split up 3 months after the finale in October 2012. She’s now married to her hometown sweetheart Tyler Johnson. They have Ricki, Jennings, Gibson, and Gatlin. On October 17, 2020, Emily revealed she gave birth to her fifth child, Magnolia Belle Johnson.
Desiree Hartsock (Season 9)
Finalist: Chris Siegfried Runner-up: Drew Kenney Still together?: Yes! The wedding dress designer and her hubby Chris are happy as can be with two kids, Asher and Zander.
Andi Dorfman (Season 10)
Finalist: Josh Murray Runner-up: Nick Viall Still together?: No. Andi and Josh broke up after the show and he’s since appeared on Bachelor in Paradise." Nick ended up on Kaitlyn Bristowe’s season and was also the Bachelor.
Kaitlyn Bristowe (Season 11)
Finalist: Shawn Booth Runner-up: Nick Viall Still together?: No. She and Shawn broke up in November after 3 years together. She’s now in a relationship with Jason Tartick, who appeared on Becca Kufrin’s season. They're the puppy parents of Ramen and Pinot.
JoJo Fletcher (Season 12)
Finalist: Jordan Rodgers Runner-up: Robby Hayes Still together?: Yes! She and Jordan were scheduled to wed in May 2020, but the coronavirus pandemic forced them to postpone their big day. They have two dogs, Jackson and Jagger.
Rachel Lindsay (Season 13)
Finalist: Bryan Abasolo Runner-up: Peter Kraus Still together?: Yes! Rachel and Bryan tied the knot August 24, 2019, in Mexico.
Becca Kufrin (Season 14)
Finalist: Garrett Yrigoyen Runner-up: Blake Horstmann Still together?: No. On September 1, 2020, Becca announced that she and Garrett broke up after two years together. She's keeping busy as co-host of "Bachelor Happy Hour" and she even has her own wine label coming out.
Hannah Brown (Season 15)
Finalist: Jed Wyatt Runner-up: Tyler Cameron Still together?: No. Hannah confirmed on part two of the finale that she and Jed were no longer together.
Tune in to "The Bachelorette" Tuesdays at 8 p.m. on ABC to find out!