MS. AMERICA 2017
OKSANA VOVK APPEARANCES
May 20, 2017 - special guest at the 8th Annual Field of Honor dedication ceremony to honor the Armed Forces Day in Castaways Park in Newport Beach, CA
May 17, 2017 – official press release “Architects of Change Welcomes Ms. America 2017 Oksana Vovk”
April 25, 2017 – recipient of Proclamation of April as the National Autism Awareness Month from the Mayor of Newport Beach, Mr. Kevin Muldoon at the ceremony at the Newport Beach City Hall
April 24, 2017 – official press release “Ms. America 2017 Oksana Vovk attends Whispers from Children’s Hearts Foundation’s 3rd Legacy Charity Gala”
April 19, 2017 - motivational speaker at the STEP Harper program for adults with special needs in Costa Mesa, CA
April 15, 2017 – a VIP guest at the Diana Damrau performance “The Tales of Hoffman” at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion in Los Angeles, CA
April 11, 2017 – official visit to the City Hall of my home town of Newport Beach and meeting with the Mayor Kevin Muldoon in Newport Beach, CA
April 5, 2017 – a VIP guest at Women & Wisdom: A Conversation with Jamie Lee Curtis and Maria Shriver event in Los Angeles, California
April 3, 2017 - official press release: “Ms. America 2017 Oksana Vovk is a motivational speaker at Dreams of America”
March 24, 2017- a VIP quest at the Whispers for Children’s Hearts Foundation’s 3rd Legacy Charity Gala hosted by Lisa Haisha and Lee Aronsohn in Santa Monica, California
March 17, 2017 – motivational speaker at Dreams of America program for adults with disabilities in Irvine, California
March 5, 2017 - official press release: “IT’S ALL ABOUT THE HEART: Ms. America 2017 Oksana Vovk Attends UC Irvine 11th Red Dress Gala to Help Fight Heart Disease”
March 1, 2017 – article in Coast Magazine, Orange County “Oksana Vovk lives Ms. America dream”
February 23, 2017 - attend a special meeting with Tala Fazeli, Program Director at Dreams of America, and Dalia Powers, Senior Council Executive Assistant to Mayor Pro Tem Lynn Schott at the Dreams of America facility in Irvine, CA
February 12, 2017 – attend “It’s in the Bag” fundraiser for Make-A Wish Foundation for Orange County and Inland Empire at the Island Hotel in Newport Beach, CA
February 11, 2017 – attend, as a special guest, 11th Annual Red Dress Gala organized by the UCI Eta Kappa Chapter of Alpha Phi at Hyatt Regency Newport Beach in Newport Beach, CA
January 21, 2017 – official photos shoot with Daniel Pham Photography Group in Anaheim, CA
January 15, 2017 – official photoshoot with Coast Magazine in Castaways Park, Newport Beach, CA
January 10, 2017 – attend Miracles for Kids Young Professionals Meeting in Irvine, CA
January 3, 2017 – attend Irvine Residents with Disabilities Advisory Board meeting at the Conference and Training Center at the Irvine City Hall
December 28, 2016 - official press release: Ms. America 2017 Oksana Vovk attends Laguna Niguel Holiday Parade!
December 18, 2016 – Question/Answer interview with Ms. Lori Basheda for Coast Magazine in Newport Beach, CA
December 13, 2016 – attend swearing-in ceremony for the newly elected Mayor of the City of Irvine, Mr. Donald Wagner and City Councilmembers Melissa Fox and Christina Shea at the Irvine City Hall
December 10, 2016 - lunch with the President and CEO of Ms. America Pageant, Ms. Susan Jeske in Mission Viejo, CA
December 10, 2016 – attend Laguna Niguel Holiday Parade in Laguna Niguel, CA
December 4, 2016 – attend official Tree Lightening Ceremony for the City of Irvine at the Irvine City Hall and toy donation for the Irvine Marine Adoption Committee’s Holiday Toy Drive in Irvine, CA
December 1, 2016 – attend official orientation session for the Laguna Niguel Holiday Parade at the Sea Country Senior Club in Laguna Niguel, CA
November 22, 2016 – special guest attendance at the Awards and Honoring ceremony for the Mayor of Irvine Steven Choi and Councilmember Beth Krom at the Irvine Civic Center in Irvine, CA
November 17, 2016 – attend Tree Lightening Ceremony at the Segerstrom Plaza in Costa Mesa, CA
November 12, 2016 – attending “Salute our Veterans” event at the Segerstrom Center/Julianne and George Argyros Plaza in Costa Mesa, CA
November 11, 2016 – visiting a historical site, Indian Palms Country Club to view Jacqueline Cochran’s house and singing “America the Beautiful” with Dr. James Adams in Indio, CA
November 11, 2016 - special guest appearance at the General Patton Memorial Museum in celebration of the Veterans Day with Congressman Raul Ruiz and the Mayor of Indio, Ms. Glenn Millerand Dr. James Adams attending in Indio, CA
November 10, 2016 – attend Corona del Mar Chamber of Commerce “Good Morning Corona del Mar” event with Congressman Dana Rohrabacher, Newport Beach Councilman Scott Peotter and representative for Michelle Steel, Orange County Supervisor at the Bahia Corinthian Yacht Club in Corona del Mar, CA
November 9, 2016 – attend City of Irvine 45th Anniversary Photo Exhibition and Film Night, Irvine, CA
November 4, 2016 - attend Miracles for Kids fundraiser in Coto de Caza, CA
November 4, 2016 – official visit with Dr. James Adams and Congressman Stephen Stockman/Texas to Fox Theatre, Riverside, CA
November 4, 2016 – official visit with Dr. James Adams and Congressman Stephen Stockman/Texas to a historical site at the Mission Inn, Riverside, CA
November 4, 2016 – visit Elder Law Center, PC and meeting with Dr. James Adams and Congressman Stephen Stockman/Texas in Riverside, CA
November 3, 2016 – attend Annual OC Autism Gala, Huntington Beach, CA
October 27, 2016 – BiBo Newspaper, No.43, Issue 13 featured with Angelo Borer
October 25, 2016 – attend 17th Annual Orange County Arts Awards – Samueli Theatre, Costa Mesa, CA
October 21, 2016 – Newport Beach Lifestyle Magazine – article “Ms. America is from Newport Beach”
October 16, 2016 – red carpet appearance, Miss Asia Pacific at the Saban Theatre in Beverly Hills, CA
October 15, 2016 – luncheon with the President and CEO of Ms. America Pageant, Ms. Susan Jeske in Beverly Hills, CA
October 15, 2016 - official visit to Ms. America Pageant’s sponsor, Claires Collection, Los Angeles, CA
October 14, 2016 – official visit and meeting with the Mayor Stephen Mensinger– Costa Mesa, CA
October 8 2016 – radio show Breakfast with Gary and Kelly, San Juan Capistrano, CA
October 1, 2016 – Guest Speaker at the No Glass Ceiling Show with Kelly Fidel, San Diego, CA
September 30, 2016 – article in the Newport News/Society Scene regarding September 17, 2016 Priceless Luncheon to Support the Global Center for Women and Justice’s Programs
September 25, 2016 – Susan G. Komen 5K Walk for the Cure, Newport Beach, CA
September 22, 2016 – article at PageantXtra.com “Here She Is::: Your New 2017 MS. America Oksana Vovk/Pageant Xtra”
September 21, 2016 – online interview for an article at KyivPost.com
September 17, 2016 – attend The Greatest Gatsby Benefit for the American Cancer Society, OC Chapter at the Island Hotel, Newport Beach
September 17, 2016 – attend Priceless Luncheon to End Human Trafficking at the Island Hotel, Newport Beach
September 16, 2016 – article in Newport News, Coto De Caza News, Ladera Ranch News, San Clemente News and Mission Viejo News “California Attorney Oksana Vovk crowned Ms. America 2017”
September 12, 2016 – online interview with PageantExtra with Sherlyn Fox
September 10, 2016 – over the phone interview with Orange County Register
September 9, 2016 – article in Los Angeles Time/Daily Pilot “Fall cannot stop Newport woman’s rise”
September 6, 2016 – article in Top Models Greece (Greece)
September 6, 2016 – official press release by Bennett Unlimited PR at NBC-2/WBBH News, NVS24 news, One News Page, Money News, Press Kontact.se, WBOC16, KFVE, MS News Now, KLKN TV, WDRB, KTRE, Tuscon News, State Journal, KTVN, Biz Wire News, WMFJ, WLTZ 38, 9 and 10 News, WFSB3 news, WOWK 13/Tri-State Update, KQH 6, Rediff, Hello Brea, Fox 5, WandTV, KplcTV, Kxxv, 14News, ErieTV News, CBS8
September 6, 2016 – over the phone interview with Los Angeles Times/Daily Pilot
September 4, 2016 – official photoshoot with Pham Photography Group in Anaheim, CA
September 3, 2016 – crowned as Ms. America 2017 at the Curtis Theatre in Brea, CA
MS. AMERICA INTERNATIONAL 2017
TRACY RODGERS APPEARANCES
May 20, 2017—Attend Pageant Reception/Gala.
May 10, 2017—Attend Black Dress Event.
May 10, 2017—Attend Cosmopolitan Connection All White Party.
May 7, 2017—Attend Miss Nevada United States Pageant.
April 22, 2017—Guest Speaker at the Nevada Cinderella State Pageant Office—“Your Tomorrow Starts Today.”
April 13, 2017—Judge at the Clark County, NV Cinderella Pageant.
April 8, 2017—Keynote Speaker at the American Association of Legal Nurse Consultants Forum in Portland, OR. “Surviving Mile Marker 97—Your Tomorrow Starts Today.”
March 31, 2017 – Meet and Greet at Orthopedic Specialists with Dr. Sylvain and autograph signing.
March 24, 2017 – Attendance at Rumi Awards Broadcast with Interview. Model Elementz Jewelry.
March 23, 2017 – Meet and Greet at Select Physical Therapy with photograph signing.
March 11, 2017 – Attend WORCS Series Race at Havasu, AZ, wearing my Bling It tee.
March 5, 2017 – Attend the Mrs. Nevada America Pageant.
February 26, 2017 – Emcee Miss Boulder City Pageant.
February 22, 2017 – Guest Speaker to youth group in Fisco, TX: “Your tomorrow starts today.”
February 7, 2017 – Helicopter tour of Las Vegas Strip with CEO, Susan Jeske
February 6, 2017 –Tony Sacca’s Funeral
February 2, 2107 – Donation event of pageant items to Miss Las Vegas Pageant Closet
January 22, 2017 – Judge the Miss Las Vegas America Pageant
January 22, 2017 – Judge the Miss Clark County America Pageant
January 21, 2017—Ladies Who Dine Event
January 20, 2017—Received Letter of Recognition from the Pageant Help Hall of Fame.
January 18, 2017-- Judges Orientation of the America Pageant system.
December 21, 2016 – Cosmopolitan Connection event at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino.
December 18, 2016 – Make sandwiches and go serve the homeless through the Giving Hope Operation.
December 17, 2016 – Donate to the Just One Foundation children for Christmas.
December 15, 2016 -- Donate blood at United Blood Services.
December 14, 2016 – Receive Letter of Commendation from Mayor Andy Hafen.
December 11, 2016 – Guest speaker at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints on my story and platform.
December 3, 2016 – Work at Santa’s Workshop for the Just One Foundation.
December 3, 2016 – Donate clothing items and support Pole Cats Fitness and Safe House Foundation.
November 13, 2016 – Serve at Veteran’s Village for the Just One Project.
November 9, 2016 – Guest speaker at a Women’s Conference in Cedar City, Ut, on my platform, “Your tomorrow starts today.”
November 6, 2016 – Meet with Rita Mezrahi at Clair’s Collection for Pageant Gowns.
November 5, 2016 – Ride in the Mesquite, NV, Veteran’s Day Parade.
November 4, 2016 – Model Elementz Jewelry at the Lily, Bellagio.
October 20, 2016 – Volunteer at the JBJ Soul Kitchen in Red Bank, NJ.
October 19, 2016 – Meet Jon Bon Jovi, David Bryan, and Tico at the NYC JBJ Runaway Tour.
October 18, 2016 – Carlos Bakery In Hoboken, NJ.
October 16, 2016 – Live Interview with PageantryNow on YouNow.
October 15, 2016 –Monster Energy Cup wearing my new Ms. America International 2017 apparel by “Bling It.”
October 14, 2016 –Just One Project Masquerade Gala.
October 14, 2016 – Luncheon with CEO and director for Ms. America, Susan Jeske.
October 14, 2016 – LA workout session with celebrity trainer and P90X Instructor, Tony Lattimore.
October 13, 2016 – Meet and greet with the office staff of Dr. Erich Herber, DDS.
October 5, 2016 – Meeting with celebrity dress designer, Debbie Carroll.
October 4, 2016 – Spotlight by the American Association of Legal Nurse Consultants Membership News.
September 30, 2016 – Spotlight by PageantryNow.
September 29, 2016 – Mesquite Local News article - “Beauty Beat Her Beast.”
September 24, 2016 – Guest at the El Segundo Sol Cooking Fiesta with Chef Saul Garcia.
September 21, 2016 – Appearance at the Neon Themed Party at the Hard Rock Hotel in Las Vegas, NV, with Yvette Auger celebrating the release of the Bliss Babe Magazine.
September 21, 2016 – Meeting with Mayor Allan Litman, of Mesquite, NV.
September 21, 2016 – Interview with Mesquite Local News regarding crowning of Ms. America International 2017.
September 17, 2016 - Guest on The Pulse 107.7 WPTL Radio Show, Half Hour to Health, with Dr. Stephanie Mills, regarding Concussion Awareness Day.
September 17, 2016 - Interview with Paul Harasim, of the Las Vegas Review Journal, on Elder Neglect and Abuse in Nevada's Nursing Homes.
September 15, 2016 - Guest at the San Gennaro Feast, in North Las Vegas, with Tony Sacca and Mayor John Lee.
September 14, 2016 - Appearance at Bottiglia Cucina Enoteca, with Yvette Auger, of the Cosmopolitan Connection.
September 7, 2016 - Las Vegas Review Journal covered the crowning of Ms. America International 2017.
September 7, 2016 - Moapa Valley Progress covered the crowning of Ms. America International 2017.
September 5, 2016 - Today.com updated story with Ms. America International 2017 crowning.
September 4, 2016 – Official photoshoot with Pham Photography Group in Anaheim, CA.
September 3, 2016 - Interview with Scott Stewart of What’s Up Orange County.
September 3, 2016 – Crowned as Ms. America International 2017 at the Curtis Theatre in Brea, CA.
MS. INTERNATIONAL 2017
NOVA KOPP APPEARANCES
March 25, 2017 – Clean Water Campaign for Africa Equanimity Dallas, TX
March 15, 2017 – Equanimity Magazine Contributor, Dallas, TX
February 25, 2017 – Miss Suwanee Relay Judge in Atlanta, GA
February 13, 2017 – Awarded Top 10 Ms. Evening Gowns of 2016, Atlanta, GA
January 29, 2017 – 2017 Cobb County Annual Gala, Atlanta, GA
January 23, 2017 – AT&T Employee Takeover Instagram campaign, Atlanta, GA
January 15, 2017 – RIM Pageant Judge in Atlanta, GA
December 20, 2016 – Toys for Tots Drive, Atlanta, GA
December 15, 2016 – Model gowns for True Elegance photo shoot, Atlanta, GA
December 5, 2016 – Christmas Toy Drive, Atlanta, GA
December 1, 2016 – Presented Hillside, Inc. with People’s Choice award, Atlanta, GA
November 28, 2016 – Presented Rose of Sharon Academy People’s Choice award, Atlanta, GA
November 27, 2016 – Presented Through Gia’s eyes People’s Choice award, Atlanta, GA
November 25, 2016 – Equanimity Magazine Contributor, Dallas, TX
November 19, 2016 – Presented Hillside, Inc. with People’s Choice award, Atlanta, GA
November 18, 2016 – YWCA Board Meeting, Atlanta, GA
November 6, 2016 – Girls Get your Hair wet fundraiser, Atlanta, GA
November 1, 2016 – Atlanta Food Bank event, Atlanta, GA
October 29, 2016 – Chili Cook Off event, Atlanta, GA
October 26, 2016 – YWCA fundraiser/People’s Choice recipient, Atlanta, GA
October 24, 2016 – Model for Bondseye Apparel photo shoot, Atlanta, GA
October 23, 2016 – Awarded Ambassador for Equanimity, Dallas, TX
October 22, 2016 – Meeting with CEO and Editor for Equanimity Magazine, Dallas TX
October 21, 2016 – Red Carpet Event for Equanimity, Dallas TX
October 21, 2016 - Interview with Telemundo, Dallas TX
October 15, 2016 – Official visit to Fit for a Queen, sponsored Red Carpet Gala, Atlanta, GA
September 26, 2016 – The Shirleyann Radio Show in Atlanta, GA
September 25, 2016 – YWCA board meeting in Marietta, GA
September 24, 2016 – Apple Festival Pageant Judge in Elijay, GA
September 17, 2016 – Extraordinary People’s Philanthropist of the Year in Ft. Lauderdale, FL
September 17, 2016 - Extraordinary People’s Glamorous Woman of the Year in Ft Lauderdale, FL
September 16, 2016 - Extraordinary People’s Award Co-host in Ft. Lauderdale, FL
September 12 2016 – Employee Giving Campaign Fundraiser at AT&T in Atlanta, GA
September 9-12, 2016 – Vertical Reality Mentoring Weekend at Blue Ridge Mountains, GA
September 6, 2016 – Heart Walk Fundraiser Captain at AT&T in Atlanta, GA
September 4, 2016 – Official photoshoot with Pham Photography Group in Anaheim, CA
September 3, 2016 – Crowned Ms. International 2017 at Curtis Theatre in Brea, CA