Scholarship Pageant

The Miss Native American USA Pageant is a Scholarship Pageant thanks to the wonderful donors who support our cause.

PHOTO/Photography by Roshan

MNAUSA

Mission

To encourage Native American women to achieve their personal goals, build character, enhance self-esteem, and develop leadership skills.

To help promote, address, support, and collaborate, in areas of continuing education, domestic violence, alcohol & drugs, suicide, teenage pregnancy, youth violence, HIV/AIDS, diabetes prevention, in urban and Native American communities.

To encourage volunteerism, provide goodwill service in Native American communities and in urban society.

Staff

Tashina Atine

CEO/Founder

DeWayne Dawson

Public Relations

Tammy McCullagh

Stage Manager

April Yazza

Apurrl Design
Graphic Designer

Tiffani Potter

Website Developer

Carlena Goodman

Judges Coordinator

April Dejolie

Auditor

Backstage Assistants

Kelly Adson
Ahisha Smith
Kristin Deel
Monica Payne

Photographers

Roshan Spottsville
Lyonel Tso
Tiffani Potter

Hair/MUA

Toni & Guy
Chelynn Benally
Dawn Fish
Christina Kinney

Lobby Volunteers

Tami Ned, Lobby Mngr
Jay Massey
Cassie Opitz
Quimbie Gonnie
Treyana Roanhorse
Quincy Benally
Dominique Nosie-Romo

Special Thank You

... and appreciation to Tawnia Nachie, Ella S. Benally and Charmayne Charley of Kayenta, AZ for creating our new Miss Native American USA Crown and Sash.