Greater California Pageants Celebrating the Great Beauties of California! Pageant will be held September 20, 2018 The Double Tree Hotel Monrovia, CA
We are a OPEN local Pageant (open to all of CA) and we do not have a non-compete clause, so...you can enter, win money and prizes to aid your journey to any State, National or International Pageant! We provide scholarships, coaching, hair/makeup and photography services to aid your path to success. Pageantry at it's best! No drama, just friendships, fun and development. Ms. Greater California 26-39 (single, separated, divorced or widowed) Mrs. Greater California - 21 and up (married)* Ms. Greater California Elite - 40 and up (single or married)* *If you are 40 and up and married, you may choose to enter Mrs. or Ms. Elite or BOTH for a chance at both titles.
Entry Fee is $395 and includes your Entry, Pageant Workshops throughout the year, online Sponsor/Ad Page, and Pageant Photoshoot.
Our inaugural Queen for the Greater California Pageants is Lisa Gandara, Mrs. Greater California Lisa Gandara; makeup artist, stylist, volunteer, wife and mother. An internationally recognized makeup artist whose work has graced the red carpets of The Oscars, The Golden Globes, The SAG Awards, numerous beauty pageants, fashion shows and events across the globe. Professionally trained by two time Academy Award winning director of makeup for Lord of the Rings, and certified by 15 year, head of department and nationally acclaimed makeup artist for Playboy, Lisa has successfully completed one of the most prestigious makeup programs known in Sydney, Australia as well as Hollywood, California. Lisa's expertise is further noted, as she is a licensed esthetician for the state of California. Her success is the result of over 20 years in the beauty industry as a professional, educator, coach and consultant. Lisa's most recent work has garnered the attention of many Miss USA contestants, actors, Rock Stars and Models from film and TV in Los Angeles, California, where she resides with her husband and three children, ages 15 and 12 years old twins. Lisa has held the titles of Miss Miami-FL USA 1992, Mrs. California United States 2009, Mrs. Western States Globe 2011, Mrs. Chile, Mrs US Premier World and now Mrs Greater California! Lisa will continue her work as an active member in her community where she is a Youth Leader and advisor at her Parish and bringing awareness to her platform “Family First”. The Family nucleus is the foundation of every community and making our “Family First” by teaching our children to love and respect one another will continue to strengthen the pillars of that foundation. Lisa’s goal as Mrs. Greater California is to demonstrate to women that dreams have no expiration date. At 48 years young, Lisa’s desire is to show women that life after 30 is remarkable and that our life experiences give us the tools to conquer all our goals.
I am excited to celebrate your beauty, inside and out! I love celebrating your journey in pageantry, and I hope to hear from you soon!
Janice McQueen Ward Greater California Pageants MrsUS99@yahoo.com 310-980-9819, cell3