Actress, TV Host, Coach, Event Producer, and Pageant Personality
Janice McQueen Ward is an Actress, TV Host, Producer, Pageant Coach, and Advocate for Lung Health. Janice studied at the North Carolina School of the Arts, the University of North Carolina and Elon University, earning a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Music and Theatre. Janice is an accomplished TV Host, Actress, Flutist and Singer. Janice began her career in pageants at 17, winning over 10 titles, including Miss Randolph County MAO, Thresher Queen USA, Dogwood Queen, Mrs. NC America, Mrs. NC United States, Mrs. Indiana International, Mrs. United States, and was the inaugural international queen for Mrs. Premier World. Since moving to Los Angeles, California in 2001, Janice signed with the Robertson Taylor Agency, and has guest starred on many shows, including Two and a Half Men, Veronica Mars, The Bold and the Beautiful, and Passions. You may know Janice as a celebrity guest host on QVC, Evine Live, as well as a well-known commercial actress and infomercial host. In addition to being an Actress, Producer, Event Producer, and TV Host, Janice works as a Regional Manager for Nestle Nespresso, volunteers as the Producer of the Lung Force Gala for the American Lung Association, and is a Pageant Interview Coach and Stylist. She has coached local, state and national Titleholders for National American Miss, Miss America, Mrs. America, Mrs. International, United States National Pageants, Mrs. and Ms. Globe, and Miss World, to name a few.