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All of Pageantry's writers are experts in their field. Through their columns and departments you will gain valuable information about all areas of preparation for any competition, and for life.


Breaking into Showbiz
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Breaking into Showbiz by Adam Hill

Adam Hill began his theatrical career with the renowned APA Repertory Theatre in New York. Adam acted and/or directed in New York, Los Angeles and throughout the country. Adam relocated to Los Angeles where he was Artistic Director of the Actors Alley Theatre Company. In 1980, he opened the successful Adam Hill Actors Studio and Theatre. While in Los Angeles he directed for television and stage. Adam has taught some of the bright stars of the theatre and film world including Heather Locklear, Laura Dern, Brad Garrett and Doug Savant. He successfully developed the Musical Theater degree program at Wilkes University in Pennsylvania. Adam is the author of “Beyond the Moon,” an acting manual, and “You Got the Job!”, a guide to getting work in the industry.
Beyond the Spotlight
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Beyond the Spotlight by Megan Alexander

Megan Alexander is a national television correspondent for Inside Edition, television’s most celebrated and longest-running news magazine show. She also appears as a regular guest on HLN’s Showbiz Tonight. She has interviewed countless newsmakers, including Robert Redford, Madonna, and Tim Tebow. She recently covered the DNC and the past two Super Bowls. A former Miss Washington, her husband, Brian, is a state director for the National American Miss pageant system. They live in New York City with their baby boy, Chace. Megan is a member of the Country Music Association. You can find her on twitter: meganalexander1.
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Fashion Forecast by Kaye Davis

Kaye Davis is the fashion director of AmericasMart Atlanta, the largest wholesale marketplace of its kind. The Atlanta Apparel market, held five times a year, showcases more than 8,000 apparel lines, 1,000 temporary booths and 550 permanent showrooms. For more information, visit or call 800-ATL-MART.
Body Sculpting
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Body Sculpting by Dr. Harvey Jenkins

Dr. Harvey Jenkins, MD PhD holds the Bachelors of Science degree in Chemistry from The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He holds the PhD in Biochemistry from West Virginia University, and the MD Degree from Duke University School of Medicine. Dr. Jenkins completed Residency Training in Orthopedic Surgery and Spine Surgery Fellowship Training at Harvard’s Beth Israel Medical Center in Boston. He practices Orthopedics in South Oklahoma City, but is also owner and Medical Director of BodyTrends, The ElectroSpa, with locations in Oklahoma City and Tulsa. The BodyTrends Med Spa and Salon is proud to claim a number of Miss Oklahoma’s and Miss Oklahoma USA’s as clients. For more information please visit
Kristy Schanel  

Hairstyles by Kristy Schanel

Kristy Schanel is an Aveda Institute graduate and cosmetologist who has collaborated in multiple fashion/hair shows and photo shoots including Pageantry magazine’s Fashion Showcase for the last 2 years where she has led a team of top up-and-coming beauty industry professionals. Kristy is currently working her dream job as a hairstylist at the Primera Salon and Spa in Lake Mary, Florida. She is extremely passionate about beauty and the glamour lifestyle industry.
Shantell Tavarez  

Makeup by Shantell Tavarez

Shantell Tavarez is an Aveda Institute graduate and graduate of the Joe Blasco Makeup Artistry Training center. A talented young cosmetologist, she specializes in beauty as well as special effects makeup. She has done numerous fashion shows and photo shoots of all styles including the Pageantry and PromTime Fashion Showcase photo shoots for the past two years. A fan of all things vintage and aesthetically pleasing, Shantell is an industry leading makeup artist.
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Modeling by Eve Matheson

Eve Matheson is the author of The Modeling Handbook, a bestseller in the industry. She has been writing about the modeling and acting world for over twenty years. Her new book Model Scoop And Acting Info provides a wealth of information on how to have a happy, successful, safe career and is now available. Eve is a journalist and the mother of a former international model. She has worked as a model, and in radio and television as a writer and presenter. Eve lives with her husband, Ian, a plastic surgeon, in Tampa, Florida.
Personal Improvement
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Body Shaping by Dr. Ronald Bergman

Dr. Ronald Bergman is a board-certified plastic surgeon practicing in Des Moines, Iowa, for 28 years. He specializes in breast augmentation, liposuction, and tummy tucks. His patients include many local, national, and international pageant winners. Dr. Bergman is also a highly qualified pageant judge. His web site is
Smile Dr.
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Ask the Smile Dr. by Dr. Mark Falco

Dr. Mark Falco has an MS degree in human nutrition. The coupling of dentistry with his knowledge in nutrition has given him better insights into the improvement of dental health through a holistic approach that works alongside the chemistry of your own body. He recently developed a nutritional lifestyle program called “The Healthy Smile Advantage” (HSA) plan. This is a very simple and natural program that is easy to follow. The goal is to reduce the risk of dental disease and to maintain a healthier and whiter smile for years to come. This plan is only offered to the visiting patients of Dr. Falco by request. Any adult who has a firm commitment toward improving dental health is encouraged to follow the HSA plan.
Contributing Writers
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J.J. Smith

J.J. Smith has interviewed, photographed, and written feature articles about contestants and winners of many pageants. Delegates from all over the world and the 50 states, ranging from international titleholders to pageant celebrities and models, have been the subjects of his features. As an experienced pageant judge, J.J. has judged on the local, state, national, and international levels. He has also participated in numerous theater productions and is the recipient of many public-speaking awards, including the prestigious Veterans of Foreign Wars' "Voice of Democracy" National Scholarship Award.
Pageantry Staff
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Art Director: Angel Anthony Mendez

Angel Anthony Mendez is the Art Director and Webmaster for Pageantry magazine. In addition to the design and layout of the magazine, Anthony is also responsible for Pageantry web presence, casting models for the Fashion Showcase, and judging models and contestants for various awards and events. Arriving via New York, where he was the Art Director for Funco Promotions and an award winning artist and writer, he also developed a loyal fan following with his Graphic Novel work published by Renegade Tribe Publishing. Anthony grew up in Long Island, New York and attended Hofstra University. He settled into an executive role as Art Director for Funco Promotions and worked with corporate power houses such as Disney, Target, McDonalds, and Coke. The day after getting married in NY, Anthony moved to Florida and entered the Publishing industry with Pageantry magazine.
Ashley Burns - Pageantry Editor  

Editor: Ashley Burns

Ashley Burns, Pageantry's Editor, is a product of the University of Central Florida in Orlando, where he cultivated an award-winning journalism career in both newspaper and magazine backgrounds. He has covered everything from professional and collegiate sports to arts, entertainment and lifestyle. He has lived in Orlando for the past 10 years.

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