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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

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

Congrats are in order for the stunningly beautiful Sarah Gross, USA National Miss 2011. Sarah recently landed an incredible modeling job for Hinson Gayle Pearl Fine Jewelry. Sarah is their featured model  on all of  their national ad campaigns, as well as on their website and social media outlets. Way to go, Sarah! usanationalmiss USA

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We are just a few months away from USA National Miss Nationals 2016! State pageants are still happening, new queens are being crowned, gowns are being purchased, and the excitement of going to the fabulous resort in Boca Raton is still fresh in all of our minds. And this is what I call the “honeymoon

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USA National Miss is excited to announce Angelia Layton as a national judge for the UNM National Finals this summer. Angelia is a Sherri Hill model, who is also seen all over the world modeling for swimwear and boutiques such as Closet Candy Boutique. Angelia was also Miss Utah USA 2014, as well as having

The City of Boca Raton will be hosting a parade in honor of USA National Miss, with the Mayor of Boca, Susan Haynie, reading a Proclamation announcing it UNM Day! National delegates will have the honor of walking in their own parade, which is set to take place in Mizner Park, an upscale retail and

USA National Miss is excited to announce the addition of Logan West, Miss Teen USA 2012, to our national judges panel for the national finals to be held in Boca Raton, Florida this summer. Logan makes the third pageant celebrity that UNM has confirmed as national judges for 2016, joining Miss America 2015 and Miss Haiti