UNM has done it again! This time, a triple nod from American Model & Pageant Magazine’s “Pageant’s Best of the Best”. USA National Miss was named a Top 5 in the best national pageant category. Our national director, Jackie Watson, was named one of the Top 5 best national directors in the country. Kayla Watson,
USA National Miss is excited to confirm that Larry Blackmon, lead singer and founder of Grammy nominated recording act CAMEO, will be participating as a celebrity talent judge at nationals! Selling over 20 Million records, CAMEO has maintained its core funkiness for nearly four decades, with many hits including the ever-popular “Word Up”. Larry Blackmon
USA National Miss announced that the reigning Miss United States, Summer Priester, has been added to an all-star panel of judges for the USA National Miss national finals, to be held July 11-16, 2016, at the Boca Resort & Beach Club in Florida. Summer has modeled for Sherri Hill, Mac Duggal, Vizcaya Swimwear and Rain Cosmetics and
Our Executive Director, Jackie Watson, is releasing her fist published book, “Winning the Crown” in early July, just in time for the USA National Miss national finals. The book is about the makings of a queen and the journey of pageantry, and will contain quotes from some of our current and former queens, as well
Every year, once a year, there is the coronation night of a new Miss America. The magic of such a prestigious event sweeps across the nation through various TVs, social media platforms, newspapers, and other media. It is this night that young women dream of experiencing someday. I certainly am guilty of such a dream.
Miss West Georgia, Amber Poindexter, won a two-page spread in Pageant Girl Magazine in a recent contest held by the magazine. This is just another wonderful example of how UNM girls are always at the forefront of pageantry. Congrats Amber! Keep an eye out for the April issue of Pageant Girl Magazine where you can learn a little
USA National Miss is pleased to announce a partnership with Bia Million Diamonds, who is creating a one-of-a-kind diamond and ruby pendant to present to the newly crowned 2016 USA National Miss queen. The pendant, which is being custom designed by Bia Million specifically for UNM, is valued in the thousands of dollars. USA National
McKenna Wolcott-Wind, our Miss New Jersey Teen, was selected as a Top 20 finalist by American Pageant Magazine to walk the runway in Chicago on June 11th for the 1st annual Model of the Year Title. She will be featured on their Facebook page, magazine and be able to model a designer gown during the awards show