August 17, 2017

Who Will Be Our Next Miss Maryland's Outstanding Teen?

Meet the young women from across the state vying for the title!

Miss Allegany County's Outstanding Teen

Jillian Johnson
Hometown:  New Market, Maryland
Age:  17
Platform:  The Empty Chair in the Classroom - Stop Suicide Due to Bullying
Talent:  Piano

Miss Annapolis's Outstanding Teen

Isabel Bowen
Hometown:  Columbia, Maryland
Age:  16
Platform:  MS Awareness
Talent:  Dance

Miss Anne Arundel County's Outstanding Teen

Michaela Smith
Hometown:  Baltimore, Maryland
Age:  16
Platform:  F.E.A.R Knot, Breast Cancer Awareness
Talent:  Ribbon Dance

Miss Appalachia's Outstanding Teen

Madeleine Brown
Hometown:  Hagerstown, Maryland
Age:  16
Platform:  A Chance to Dance
Talent:  Jazz Dance

Miss Baltimore's Outstanding Teen

Hannah Bruckheim
Hometown:  North Potomac, Maryland
Age:  16
Platform:  Music Unites: Promoting Music and Performing Arts in our Schools
Talent:  Classical Vocal

Miss Carroll County's Outstanding Teen

Emily Yi
Hometown:  Urbana, Maryland
Age:  15
Platform:  Positive Police Presence
Talent:  Dance

Miss Cumberland's Outstanding Teen

Megan Goins
Hometown:  Frederick, Maryland
Age:  16
Platform:  Stranger Danger: Teaching Teens the Importance of Cyber Safety
Talent:  Vocal

Miss Eastern Shore's Outstanding Teen

Taylor Mitcham
Hometown:  Union Bridge, Maryland
Age:  14
Platform:  Confidence: The First Step To Overcome Bullying
Talent:  Tap Dance

Miss Frederick's Outstanding Teen

Lily Bourgstein
Hometown:  Urbana, Maryland
Age:  17
Platform:  Encouraging Childhood Literacy
Talent:  Vocal

Miss Free State's Outstanding Teen

Janelle Armstrong
Hometown:  Hagerstown, Maryland
Age: 14
Platform:  For Our Kids
Talent:   Tap Dance

Miss Frostburg's Outstanding Teen

Chloe Wildman
Hometown:  Lonaconing, Maryland
Age:  16
Platform:  Suffering in Silence: Mental and Emotional Health Awareness
Talent:  Original Vocal

Miss Mountain City's Outstanding Teen

Aryana Briner
Hometown:  Silver Spring, Maryland
Age:  15
Platform:  Extra-Ordinary Birthday's
Talent:  Musical Theater Vocal

Miss National Harbor's Outstanding Teen

Erika Long
Hometown:  Walkersville, Maryland
Age:  14
Platform:  Be WISE: Be a Woman in Science and Engineering
Talent:  Vocal

Miss Northern Maryland's Outstanding Teen

Madison Carbaugh
Hometown:  Hagerstown, Maryland
Age:  14
Platform:  Educating Today's Youth About American Heroes
Talent:  Contemporary Dance

Miss Ocean City's Outstanding Teen

Katie Allen
Hometown:  Easton, Maryland
Age:  15
Platform:  Healthy Smiles, Healthy Lives!
Talent:  Character Ballet en Pointe

Miss Potomac's Outstanding Teen

Taylor Shay
Hometown:  Hagerstown, Maryland
Age: 13
Platform:  Dyslexia Awareness
Talent:  Tap Dance

Miss Southern Maryland's Outstanding Teen

Madison Blumenauer
Hometown:  Middletown, Maryland
Age:  17
Platform:  Erasing the Stigma Against Mental Wellness
Talent:  Dance

Miss University City's Outstanding Teen

Alyson Mellon
Hometown:  Frostburg, Maryland
Age:  16
Platform:  Have a heart...save a life.
Talent:  Piano/Vocal

Miss Washington County's Outstanding Teen

Gretchen Stenger
Hometown:  Hagerstown, Maryland
Age:  16
Platform:  Hats For Hope
Talent:  Vocal

Miss Western Maryland's Outstanding Teen

Kendal Neel
Hometown:  Myersville, Maryland
Age:  16
Platform:  Spreading A Love For Literature
Talent:  Vocal

Miss White Oak's Outstanding Teen

Francisca Moreno
Hometown:  Rockville, Maryland
Age:  17
Platform:  Cards for Heroes
Talent:  Vocal