Michaela Grace Best: Miss Georgia 2011 & Miss Georgia’s Outstanding Teen 2007

Local Titles:

Miss Cobb County's Outstanding Teen 2007, Miss Heart of Lakes 2011


“When I stand before God at the end of my life, I would hope that I would not have a single bit of talent left, and could say, ‘I used everything you gave me’.” – Erma Bombeck       This is the quote that Michaela…

Lauren Edmunds: Miss Georgia’s Outstanding Teen 2006

Local Title:

Miss Heart of Georgia's Outstanding Teen


The summer before my senior year in high school, I was crowned Miss Georgia’s Outstanding Teen. I went on to compete in Miss America’s Outstanding Teen a short six weeks later in August of 2006. At the national pageant, I had the joy of…

Brianna Godshalk: Miss Georgia’s Outstanding Teen 2009

Local Title:

Miss Cobb County's Outstanding Teen


Brianna is a recent graduate from Fordham University in New York City where she earned a major in communications and a minor in business administration. She currently interns for an evening wear company called Faviana located on Fashion Avenue. Brianna is an avid violinist…

Mandy Best: Teen Miss Georgia 2004

Local Title:

Teen Miss Warner Robins

The love of my life, Tyler! We are getting married in the fall!

Since her reign as Teen Miss Georgia 2004, Mandy followed her dream of going to Hollywood to pursue acting. She landed acting roles in movies including: We Are Marshall, Stroke of Genius, and Letters to God, and was also honored to appear in a…

Joanna Smith: Miss Teen Georgia 2001


After my year as Miss Teen Georgia, I graduated from Early County High School in Blakely, GA and enrolled at Auburn University to study political science. It was after my freshman year at Auburn that the same thing that drew me to enter Miss…

Addie Hampton: Miss Teen Georgia America 2003

Local Title:

Miss Teen Cobb County


Following a wonderful year serving her state as Miss Teen Georgia America, Addie graduated high school with top honors. Her scholarship through the MAO opened the doors to study music at Belmont University in Nashville, TN. For two years, Addie honed her craft, studying…

Hilary Pulos: Miss Georgia’s Outstanding Teen 2008

Local Title:

Miss Satilla's Outstanding Teen


Since 2008, I have returned to the Miss Georgia stage every year as an entertainment performer or a contestant.  I recently graduated Summa Cum Laude with my fourth college degree and will pursue a Master’s degree in the Fall. I am also an ACE…

Jameson Kenerly: Miss Georgia’s Outstanding Teen 2012

Local Title:

Miss Capital City's Outstanding Teen


Last year, on my 18th birthday, I placed my 2012 Miss Georgia’s Outstanding Teen crown on my successor, the beautiful and talented MGOT 13 Kelly Hutchinson.  I looked out at my incredible Miss Georgia Family and felt like the most blessed girl alive and…

Julia Martin: Miss Georgia’s Outstanding Teen 2011

Local Title:

Miss University of Georgia Outstanding Teen


Julia was thrilled to be crowned Miss Georgia’s Outstanding Teen 2011 and compete for America’s Outstanding Teen where she finished Top 8! Following her reign as Georgia’s Outstanding Teen, Julia competed and won the title of Miss Georgia Teen USA 2013 and went on…