Thursday, January 27, 2011

Meet The 2010-2011 National American Miss Teen Elise Vertefeuille

Elise Vertefeuille National American Miss Teen

Tiffany: What was your first reaction when you won your national title?
Elise: I was so shocked and excited. I couldn’t believe that I had just won nationals!

Tiffany: How did you prepare for nationals?
Elise: I practiced my personal introduction to make sure it was under 60 seconds, and worked on my posture.

Tiffany: How did you get involved in NAM ?
Elise: In 2008 I did National American Miss Connecticut for the Junior Teen division and it was my first pageant ever. I had so much fun and ended up winning out of 130 girls. After that I was hooked on pageantry and won NAM Connecticut Teen this year. Went to Nationals and won!

Tiffany:What do you want to be when you grow up?
Elise: I want to be a Television Broadcaster when I grow up, and either work for Sports Casting on ESPN or for E! and interviewing stars on the red carpet.


Tiffany:What to you like to do for fun?
Elise: I play Varsity Soccer, snowboard and ski, and hangout with family and friends.

Tiffany:What activities are you involved in?
Elise: Future Business Leaders of America, Student Council, Spanish Club and Varsity Soccer.
Tiffany:What is your best quality ?
Elise: That I am a very caring person, I feel that I always put others before myself.

Tiffany: How would your friends describe you?
Elise:Outgoing and friendly.

Tiffany:Where is your favorite place to shop?
Elise: Forever 21

Tiffany: Finish this sentence: People would be surprised to know...
Elise: That I feel most confident and comfortable when I am public speaking. Which is the number one fear in America.

Tiffany: What is your favorite childhood memory ?
Elise: Growing up with a very Sports enthusiastic father and little brother, I remember always loving sports and embracing Super Bowls and World Series. I still look forward to them every year.

Tiffany: If you could trade places with anyone for a day who would it be?
Elise:Tyra Banks or Mary Hart, because I think they are both beautiful, independent women with jobs that I would totally love to have.

Tiffany: If I gave you 1 million dollars what is the first thing you would by?
Elise:My college tuition or a new car!

Tiffany:What is your favorite quote?
Elise:“Life isn't about finding yourself; it's about creating yourself.”

Tiffany: What is your all time favorite movie?
Elise: The Last Song or The Notebook

Tiffany:What do you hope to accomplish as National American Miss Teen ?
Elise: I hope to be a great role model for all girls, and to thoroughly do all I can in my community and country, and truly soak up this amazing experience I have been given.

Tiffany:What is your favorite subject in school? and least
Elise: English and History are my two favorite subjects and my least favorite is Math/Chemistry.

Tiffany: If you could only eat one food for the rest of your life what would it be?

Tiffany: What advice do you have for any girls thinking about entering NAM?
Elise: Go for it! You should always dream big, and try out everything you want to. You never know when it’s your time to shine!

Wednesday, January 26, 2011

The 2010-2011 National American Miss Arizona Jr. Pre-Teen Gabrielle Arcilla is recognized for all of her efforts in Community Service.

Gabrielle Arcilla, The 2010-2011 National American Miss Arizona Pre-Teen, receives an award for her outstanding achievements in community service. Gabrielle donates her time to help make a difference. Gabrielle is proof you are never to young to volunteer and helps others! Way to Go Gabrielle!!!
Gabrielle serving people in need.

Gabrielle with her sister queens, vlounteering with " Feed My Starving Children"

Gabrielle with her award for community service

Tuesday, January 25, 2011

VOTE for the 2010-2011 National American Miss Arizona Pre-Teen Kiana Brown !!!

NAM Girls are making news everywhere !!! My good friend and NAM Staff Member Breanne Maples just posted, That Miss Arizona Pre-Teen Kiana Brown made it in to the top 5 for a Nation wide singing competition!!! Here is what Breanne had to say:
For you NAMISS ROCKS blog followers, I blogged about Kiana Brown - Arizona Preteen & National Talent Winner. She won a local Justin Beiber Talent Search, earning her a free trip for 4 to LA to the premiere of Justin Beiber's new movie, "Never Say Never."

Well, while all local winners receive this awesome prize, they also go into the running for the NATIONAL GRAND MEET THE BEIB HIMSELF!!!

GUESS WHAT - KIANA HAS MADE IT INTO THE TOP 5!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

The winner is based off of OUR VOTES! Alright, so for you all you BEIBER fans out there - you know how AMAZING this is! Let's get our girl there!!! GO VOTE!!!!!!!!

and VOTE for the PHOENIX location ( this is Kiana!!!)