Antioch native crowned Teen Universe United States

Tennessee pageant directors Milly Veron and Elizabeth Adamski are proud to announce that 19-year-old Taylor Jamison of Antioch, Tennessee was crowned Teen Universe United States.

Taylor Jamison

Taylor was chosen to represent the state of Tennessee at the US Nationals. The 2018 Teen Universe United States took place in Amarillo, TX from August 2-6th. Delegates from across the nation arrived and stayed at the Ashmore Inn & Suites for a week-long national competition. The grand finale took place on Sunday August 6th at the Globe News-Center.

The group of beautiful ladies who made it to semifinalist are; New Mexico, Illinois, Southern States, Florida, New York, Tennessee, Arizona, Utah, East South Central, Wyoming & Colorado.

Top six; Florida, Arizona, Utah, Illinois, Tennessee & Wyoming. The competition moved on to top three, making Florida Nicole Rodriguez 2nd Runner-up, and Emily Ramirez of Utah the 1st Runner-up. Taylor Jamison of Tennessee took the crown home and became Teen Universe United States 2018.

With all travel and lodging fees paid, Taylor will now join many other Teens from around the World next February 2018 in Managua, Nicaragua to compete for the International title of Teen Universe! Follow their journey on the social media pageant pages at Teen Universe USA offi.

Teen Universe Tennessee Directors are continuing once again to find a new winning delegate for next year’s National pageant, you can also find them at Teen Universe- Tennessee Offi. The directors for Tennessee are excited for this National win. They trained and coached Taylor from personal interviews, to learning how to walk on stage, including on what to wear during the National week. “My team Elizabeth Adamski, Shanida Hatcher and Jada Pettus are amazing! We have been working together for the past 7 years in pageantry, and we are extremely pleased about the opportunity to have been able to prepare a young lady in a very short time for this National pageant, and she comes back with the National win” -Milly. “We would also like to thank The Bella Project and Bella Boutique for their sponsorship including Leo Hall Photography for their time and many thanks to our families and friends.

Tennessee is holding a casting call for the next eligible candidates on October 21, 2017 at Vol state Community College from noon to 5pm. Join us as we search for the next Teen Universe or send an email to [email protected]

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About Teen Universe USA

​Teen Universe USA is the official national preliminary in the United States to the prestigious international TEEN UNIVERSE pageant. The International pageant was established in 2012 with the guidance and directorship of Nicaraguan born Alexander Montiel.

The expansion of Teen Universe in the USA begins in 2016. For the past 5 years, a young lady from the United States was selected at-large. No pageant was held, and the representative would travel and represent the USA in the international event. Panama, Nicaragua, Ecuador, USA are some countries that have celebrated the victory of the international crown. The current international titleholder from India is Srishti Kaur TEEN UNIVERSE 2017.

In 2016, a new organization takes over the directorship in the states. A new era for teenagers in the nation begins. The search for the most complete young women to fulfill the duties of becoming the ambassador that will represent the USA at the next Teen Universe Pageant.

Our mission is to enhance and enrich the youth, forming rode models in our contestants and encouraging education in each titleholder in our pageant family.

Expanding across the nation and opening opportunities to anyone who is interested in becoming part of this amazing pageant world. Several states begin the search to send their official representative to the first ever actual TEEN UNIVERSE USA National Pageant.