Four young women who will represent Westchester and the Hudson Valley Region at the 2016 Miss New York USA and Miss New York Teen USA pageants have been crowned.
The 2016 titleholders are: Morgan Modugno, 26, of White Plains (Miss Westchester); Michelle Leon, 18, of Yonkers (Miss Westchester Teen); Dana Wachter, 25, of Nesconset (Miss Hudson Valley); and Perpetua Smith, 18, of New Paltz in Ulster County (Miss Hudson Valley Teen).
The coronation ceremony took place on Saturday, Oct. 24 in the Masefield Room at The Renaissance Westchester, presentation bouquets for the queens were provided by Joseph Richard Florals of Armonk, and professional photography was provided by Michael J. Dardano, BuzzPotential.
The Miss Westchester & Miss Hudson Valley Pageants place an emphasis on excellence, achievement and personal growth for the young women who participate in our program. We encourage contestants to develop self-awareness as well as social awareness by striving to be the best in everything that they do. The Miss Westchester & Miss Hudson Valley Pageants’ tagline is, “Smart.Beautiful.You!” because we believe who you are on the inside, shines on the outside. The Miss Westchester & Miss Hudson Valley Pageants, Miss Westchester, Miss Westchester Teen, Miss Hudson Valley and Miss Hudson Valley Teen, are exclusively owned and produced by New York Crown Productions, LLC.
For more info on the pageant visit, westchesterpageants.com .
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