How long has the Pageant been in existence?
Since 2003 America’s Miss Pageants has encouraged young women to strive for higher education, become positive role models and to get involved in volunteering and community service. The Pageant began as a local pageant in 2003 crowning the first titleholders in the state of Maryland. In 2006, the pageant held it’s first national competition and crowned a PreTeen, Junior Teen, Teen and Miss National Winners. In 1998 the PreTeen and Junior Teen divisions were eliminated there are now only Teen & Miss divisons. The National Director, Sharon Brown, has been producing local, state and national pageants since 1996 and has served as the director for Maryland National PreTeen, Perfect Image Pageants, Ms. Curves America and Stars of America. She was owner/executive director of Model Image Studios Career Development Center from 1996-2002. Sharon has dedicated her life to motivating young women to achieve and reach their personal goals. She has judged for the Miss America Organization, Miss Maryla