people watching ● pageantry patter
Prom Pals - Niki Noblett, Miss Harris County (TX-MAO)
2013, partners with Mr. Bellaire 2012, Steen Beck, at the
seniors’ drug-free, alcohol-free after-prom party.
Service Saints - Miss Minnesota Collegiate Gianna
Lynn Capuzzi, Mrs. Minnesota America Ali Carr and Int’l.
Super Ms. Stephanie McGrane served the Salvation
Army as celebrity bell ringers at the Southdale Mall in
Light it Up - Global America Lady 2012 Peggy Con-
rad had fun with the All-American All-Star Cheerlead-
ers during the start of the tree lighting ceremony at
Coast to Coast - Jr. Miss Florida American Beauty
Caroline Dixon, Miss Teen Firecracker Morgan Van
Houten and Mrs. Florida American beauty Marla Mundy
pose for pictures before the Miss Nature Coast Pageant
held in Homosassa. (PHOTO: SUZI HOSFELD)
At the Show - (L-R) 2012 NAM Iowa Pre-Teen Kris-
ten Hovda and 2012 NAM Minnesota Pre-Teen
Michelle Bergh hung out at the Miss America Pageant.
Most Wanted - International Junior Miss Junior
Princess 2012 Jia Patel and North Carolina Internation-
al Jr. Miss Jr. Princess 2013 Heidi Kipper met at the
Beauty Queens Wanted event and pageant trade show.
Triple Threat - Miss Teen Colorado USA Chloe
Brown, photographer Diana Hay and Miss Colorado
USA Amanda Wiley.
Divine Design - Vicki Sarber, Mrs. Alaska America
2012 and now Mrs. America, with her husband Greg.
Vicki is an A.S.I.D. interior designer by profession, and
has also been a television spokesperson for a Real
Estate Showcase Program for many years.
The Envy of All - The Envy Queens of Miss Florida
US International 2013 Alayna Jones, Miss Teen Florida
American Beauty Tarrita Brown, and Miss Florida Ameri-
can Beauty 2013 Ja-leea Arrington.
(PHOTO: SUZI HOSFELD)
Party Animals - Alyssa Klinzing, Miss Kansas Teen
USA 2013, and Miss Kansas USA 2013 Staci Klingin-
smith, attended a princess party for an ill child.
(DAVID BRAM PHOTOGRAPHY)
Troop Treat - Ms. California Shanna Olson attended a
Christmas Party for the children of deployed Marines at
Camp Pendelton in Oceanside, CA.
Double Down - Jermesha Norman, a 16-year old
from Baton Rouge, LA, received the Spirit Award at the
2013 Miss Bayou Diamond Pageant, before she was
crowned Miss Bayou Diamond’s Outstanding Teen.