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2019 CONTESTANTS
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*** If the title you are interested in is taken, CLICK HERE to see other title options!
 
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MS. CALIFORNIA
Dawn

Platform:
Blue Hope Nation
This organization supports individuals and their families who suffer from colorectal cancer (my Dad is a survivor) as well as awareness. 




 
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MS. CALIFORNIA COAST
Sandra

Platform:
Histiocytosis
Histiocytic disorders are a group of diseases that occur when there is an over-production of white blood cells known as histiocytes that can lead to organ damage and tumor formation. This group is made up of a wide variety of conditions that can affect both children and adults.
 
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MS. CALIFORNIA PACIFIC
Mary Grace

Platform:
Shine through your kind heart, your fierce mind and your brave spirit!
 
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MS. CALIFORNIA REGIONAL
Susan

Platform:
Juvenile Diabetes

 
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MS. COLORADO
Jodi

Platform:
Invisible Disabilities
 
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MS. DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA
Jessica

Platform:
RAINN
 
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MS. FLORIDA
Carlie

Platform:
A national campaign to prevent bullying through Pacers.org


 
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MS. FLORIDA STATE
Rosalyn

Platform:
School Safety and Early Childhood Education
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MS. GEORGIA
LaTresa

Platform:
American Brain Tumor Association ( Brain Cancer)

 
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MS. GEORGIA STATE
Diem

Platform:
Be Proud of who you are
-Educate to Elevate (educate people how to manage their finance and saving)
-love other like you love yourselves. 

 
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MS. GOLDEN STATE
Athena

Platform:
Semper Voluntarius - Always willing to serve.

 
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MS. GREATER CALIFORNIA
Lauren

Platform:
Unsheltered Poverty Survivors
 
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MS. ILLINOIS
LaTanya

Platform:
Dream Big. Reach for the stars and if you fail you will still land amongst the clouds. Embrace failure but fail forward. You do not have to be great to get started but you have to get started to be great. That "thing" that you have been dreaming about for a long time, that you have always wanted to do but could find every reason not to, just do it. 


 
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MS. INDIANA
Rosanne

Platform:
Heart Disease in Women 
 

 
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MS. INDIANA STATE
Minniequa

Platform:
Project Come Home.
I would like to bring awareness to our homeless community.
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MS. LONE STAR STATE
Maria

Platform:
Arts In The Schools
 
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MS. MASSACHUSETTE
Mary

Platform:
Alzheimers Association
 
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MS. NEVADA
Janene

Platform:
Ending Human Trafficking of girls and boys
 
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MS. NEVADA STATE
Katie Jo

Platform:
Education, accountablility and independence.
 
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MS. NEW ENGLAND
Alika

Platform:
Laughter
The health benefits of laughter

 
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MS. NEW YORK
Sonja

Platform:
Americans for the Arts
 
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MS. NEVADA STATE
Katie Jo

Platform:
Education, Personal Accountability and Independence
 
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MS. NORTH CAROLINA
Adrienna

Platform:
Positive Self Image
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MS. OKLAHOMA
Beth

Platform:
Early testing for disabilities in infants and support for children with disabilities.

 
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MS. OREGON
Kayla

Platform:
Empowering and inspiring single moms whom are entrepreneurs.
 
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MS. PACIFIC COAST
Terri

Platform:
Homelessness
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MS. PENNSYLVANIA
Mahima

Platform:
Helping out the working, contributing members of our society, who are trying to earn a livelihood but have fallen through the gaps in our healthcare, be it through volunteering our time, skills or resources, will make us all better as people and as a whole. A healthy and grateful community generates positivity and possibility all around.


 
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MS. PUERTO RICO
Gladys

Platform:
Animals
 
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MS. SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA
Wendy

Platform:
Inclusion for those with disabilities
 
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MS. TENNESSEE
Dawn

Platform:
Inspired by Suvivorship
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MS. TENNESSEE STATE
Rhonda

Platform:
Heart Disease
 
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MS. TEXAS
Danielle

Platform:
Fit For Your Life:
Bringing awareness of the importance of physical and mental health and how it improves quality of life. As well as various avenues adults and children can take to assure they are meeting both needs.

 
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MS. TEXAS STATE
Crystal

Platform:
Raising Awareness Against Domestic Violence 
 
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MS. VIRGINIA
Julie

Platform:
I would like to reduce hunger in the United States by raising awareness to the food wasted and work with grocery stores to donate food rather than disposing food. 

 
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MS. WASHINGTON
Stephanie

Platform:
Blue Star Families
 
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MS. WYOMING
Holley

Platform:
Volunteerism
 
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2018 CONTESTANTS
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A * after the name means that this contestant is 40 years of age and up and will also be competing for the title of Ms. America International 2018! 
 
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MS. ALABAMA
LILLY

Platform:
Be 3 Y's
-You: be you and be proud of who you are
-Your: do something today that your future self will thank you for
-Yourself: Love yourself unconditionally

 
 
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MS. ARIZONA
CHEYENNE

Platform:
"Find Your Power Pose" in support of mentorship programs with an emphasis on women in the workforce.
 
 
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MS. CALIFORNIA
MONICA *

Platform:
Positive Mind, Body and Soul
"Inspiring young girls and women to believe in themselves, love who they are and never give up."
 
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MS. FLORIDA
CARLIE *

Platform:
National Campaign to prevent Bullying
CarlieGintoli-Pacer.org
 
 
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MS. GEORGIA
LATRESA *

Platform:
MAKING A BETTER ME
uplifting, empowering and building self-esteem in our youth through mentoring, sports, volunteering, etc.
 
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MS. GREATER CALIFORNIA
DAWN *

Platform:
"Educate to Elevate" promotes education as a tool for personal and professional success.
 
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MS. HAWAII
MOKIHANA

Platform:
Education Reform
 
 
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MS. ILLINOIS
SHERRIE

Platform:
Live Out Loud Charity: suicide prevention, anti-bullying and core character development.
www.LiveOutLoudCharity.org
 
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MS. MICHIGAN
TIFFANY *

Platform:
4 Goodness Sake (People Building People) I want to help those in my community and all around to grow in mind, body and spirit.
 
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MS. NEVADA
TINA *

Platform:
“Animal Dentistry Awareness with an emphasis on the Peter Emily International Veterinary Dental Foundation”
 
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MS. NEW YORK
JOLYN *

Platform:
Mental Health Awareness and Support
 
 
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MS. NORTH FLORIDA
DEE *

Platform:
"Volunteerism" The greatest gift that one can give is their time. Pay it forward, one soul at a time.
 
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MS. OHIO
RAQUEL

Platform:
Self Care and Self Awareness
is not selfishness.
Caring for yourself first so that you can care for others later.
 
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MS. PACIFIC COAST
GELSAH *

Platform:
Autism Speaks
 
 
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MS. SONORAN DESERT
KIMBERLY *

Platform:
Care for the Caregiver - TBI: Survive and Thrive!
A community of resources, ideas, & practical tips for caregivers of TBI survivors
 
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MS. SOUTH CAROLINA
CHERYL *

Platform:
"We Are All Special"
Empowering those with special needs and individuals who are bullied to be their best.
 
 
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MS. SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA
ANGELA

Platform:
Surviving Trauma and Loss: A Person-Centered Path to Support.
 
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MS. TENNESSEE
LISA

Platform:
Oral Cancer Prevention and Awareness
 
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MS. TEXAS
SARAH

Platform:
DREAMS ARE REALITY. Utilizing pro-athletes and sports teams to mentor underprivileged, orphaned or fostered youth across America.
 
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MS. UTAH
DANIELLE

Platform:
Raising awareness for depression and suicide by spreading the message, "You matter in this world."
 
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MS. VIRGINIA
CASSANDRA

Platform:
Creating "come together" communities throughout military installations around the world to combat isolation and cyber bullying and avoiding suicides.
 
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MS. WASHINGTON
PATRICE NICOLE

Platform:
Providing assistance and resources for children who have cancer
 
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MS. WEST COAST
BRIANA

Platform:
Human Trafficking - Helping at-risk young women involved in human trafficking by providing safety and supportive mentoring in order for them to reclaim their lives and not become victimized.
 
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MS. WISCONSIN
BRITTANY

Platform:
American Diabetes Association
 
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MS. WYOMING
HOLLEY *

Platform:
Appreciation of Education by definition or perception. Education is a broad area of topic and can form in many ways to express and emphasize to many age levels and groups
 
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Ms. California - Dawn

Ms. California Coast - Sandra

Ms. California Pacific - Mary Grace

Ms. California Regional - Susan

Ms. Colorado - Jodi

Ms. District of Columbia - Jessica

Ms. Florida - Carlie

Ms. Florida State - Rosalyn

Ms. Georgia - LaTresa

Ms. Georgia State - Diem

Ms. Golden State - Athena

Ms. Greater California - Lauren

Ms. Illinois - LaTanya

Ms. Indiana - Rosanne

Ms. Indiana State - Minniequa

Ms. Lone Star State - Maria

Ms. Massachusetts - Mary

Ms. Nevada - Janene

Ms. Nevada State - Katie Jo

Ms. New England - Alika

Ms. New York - Sonja

Ms. North Carolina - Adrienna

Ms. Oklahoma - Beth

Ms. Oregon - Kayla

Ms. Pacific Coast - Terri

Ms. Pennsylvania - Mahima

Ms. Puerto Rico - Gladys

Ms. Southern California - Wendy

Ms. Tennessee - Dawne

Ms. Tennessee State - Rhonda

Ms. Texas - Danielle

Ms. Texas State - Crystal

Ms. Virginia - Julie

Ms. Washington - Stephanie

Ms. Wyoming - Holley