Another NEW Winner!
Samantha Riddle is the new Miss International 2014. Samantha is Cheri’s third Miss International winner. Samantha won as Miss West Coast. This amazing winner has the platform “Holding onto Hope” and works with the Moyer Foundation. She has traveled to 7 countries visiting children in orphanages who have lost a family member. Samantha not only coached with Cheri but came to Minnesota for one of the FAMOUS mock interviews with the world’s best Mock Interview judges. The other two Miss International winners Cheri coached are Krista Wanous, Miss International 2012, and Sarah Wall Beckman who won in 2005. Cheri also had the first runner-up last year Charity Bess, and Maddy Thoele Spiker in 2009, Jenny Monson as a teen 2010.
Kimberly Stommes who won Mrs Minnesota International 2014 with a platform about Diabetes Awareness and Prevention and Cheri Kennedy as her pageant coach.
Cheri’s client, Rebecca Yeh wins Miss Minnesota and is a talent night winner at Miss America -then is named to the Miss America top Five!
Are we proud of Rebecca? Yes, incredibly proud. This has been a twenty five year goal for Minnesota. Rebecca and Cheri had the same idea, they would prepare her for Miss America the same time Cheri was preparing her for Miss Minnesota, it had to be this way.The best part is- It worked! Yes every girl in pageants needs a coach!
Here are more of Cheri’s newest titleholders…
Bri Diercks is the new Minnesota MAC Teen Queen 2014
Lucia Arseni is the new Miss Minnesota United States.
Gianna Capuzzi was the first runner up in Miss Minnesota United States.
Cheri’s client, Julia Schleising is crowned Miss Minneapolis- MAO
Kate Wilson is crowned Miss Rochester
Emily Kallas is crowned Miss Olmstead County
Cheri’s clients win both titles! Kate Wilson and Emily Kallas soon after they were crowned Miss Rochester and Miss Olmstead County 2014. MAO
♥Charity Bess- won Miss Minnesota International and is the 1st runner up at Miss International
Mary Petersen won Miss Minnesota United States 2013
Megan Muehlberg won Miss Minnesota Teen International 2013
Gianna Capuzzi won Miss Minnesota Collegiate 2013
Lucia Arseni won Miss Minnesota Coed 2013
♥Taylor Wagner- won Miss North Dakota International 20113 and top 10 at Miss International and won Fun Fashion Wear
♥Sarah Edgar won Miss North Dakota Teen United States 2013 and placed in top 10 at Miss Teen United States
Tarron Hansen is the Miss Iowa Teen United States 2013
Gretta Herzog is the Miss Teen Colorado International 2013
Tarron Hansen won Miss Teen Iowa United States 2013
♥Heather Periard won Miss Teen Wisconsin United States and placed in top ten at Miss Teen United States 2013
These young women will take away poise, confidence and speaking ability into every facet of their lives.
***Cheri Kennedy had 5 different Miss Minnesota titleholders in 2013.***
***Cheri Kennedy has 52 International State winners
***Cheri Kennedy has 6 Teen State pageant winners in 2013
Winning a pageant is a life changing experience…
Krista Wanous won “Miss International”-Krista won with the platform of Healing Children through the Arts. Krista is Cheri’s second client who went on to win Miss International. Sarah Wall Beckman was Cheri’s first winner of ” Miss International”. Both young women won this competing with women from a multitude of countries including all of the United States titleholders.
Natalie wanted to be Miss Minnesota America! With Cheri’s coaching Natalie won Miss Minnesota’s Outstanding Teen, but that was only part of her dream. Last year Natalie’s dream came true. She performed on the Miss America stage as Miss Minnesota. Natalie was also chosen as a “Quality of Life” Finalist at Miss America. Cheri has coached many more Miss America state titleholders, a few are Jennifer Hudspeth, Karyn Stordahl, Tiffany Ogle and Alexandra Hoffman.