Miss Nevada Candidates 2021

Candidate: Abbey Fredenburgh

Social Impact Initiative:  Mental Illness

Will Not Define Us

School: Western Nevada College

Talent: Vocal

Local Title:  Miss Lyon County

Candidate: Jordan Van Worth

Social Impact Initiative: Ready to


School: Georgia Institute of Technology

Talent: Aerial

Local Title: Miss Virginia City 

Candidate:  Hana Altenburg

Social Impact Initiative: Take Two

School: University of Nevada Reno

Talent: Monologue

Local Title: Miss Truckee Meadows


Candidate:  Macie Tuell

Social Impact Initiative: Memories

Matter:  Alzheimer’s Awareness

School: College of Southern Nevada

Talent: Vocal

Local Title: Miss Las Vegas

Candidate: Jeong Lee

Social Impact Initiative:  Mental Health:

Be Aware and Act 

School: University of Nevada, Las


Talent: Monologue

Local Title: Miss Clark County

Candidate: Wish Read

Social Impact Initiative:  Wishing for


School: Kentucky Wesleyan College

Talent: Vocal

Local Title:  Miss Paradise


Candidate: Karrina Ferris

Social Impact Initiative:  Inform to

Reform: Educating America’s Voters

School: University of Nevada Reno

Talent: Dance

Local Title:  Miss Carson City


Candidate: Angelique Fiorenza

Social Impact Initiative: Face on Deaf


School: University of Nevada Reno

Talent: Sign Language

Local Title: Miss Reno


Candidate:  Jenna Holdridge

Social Impact Initiative: Mental Health


School:  Truckee Meadows Community


Talent: Vocal

Local Title: Miss Battle Born



Candidate: Malorie Bournazian

Social Impact Initiative:  #ICANHELP:

Promoting Social Media Safety and

Digital Wellness

School: University of Nevada Las Vegas

Talent: Dance

Local Title:  Miss UNLV



Candidate: Tessa Stevens

Social Impact Initiative:  “Stand Up,

Speak Out” Promoting Awareness To

Sexual Assault

School: Western Nevada College

Talent:  Piano

Local Title: Miss Douglas County



Candidate: Natasha Spalka

Social Impact Initiative: Expect

Respect: Promoting Healthy

Relationships Through Preventative


School: Truckee Meadows Community


Talent:  Vocal

Local Title: Miss Lake Tahoe

Candidate: Radhika Shah

Social Impact Initiative: RAD: Real

Autism Difference

School: Stanford University

Talent: Dance

Local Title:  Miss Henderson


Candidate: Emily Gelbart

Social Impact Initiative:  Water Quality:

A Public Health Issue

School: New York University

Talent: Reciting Pi

Local Title: Miss Lake Mead


Candidate:  Tia Henderson

Social Impact Initiative: Solution to

Health Inclusion

School:  San Diego State University

Talent: Dance

Local Title:  Miss Valley of Fire


Candidate: Myrra Dvorak

Social Impact Initiative:  Ending

Menstrual Poverty, Period.

School: William S. Boyd School of Law


Talent: Vocal

Local Title: Miss Red Rock

Candidate: Carli Gumm

Social Impact Initiative:  Educating The World;

One Girl At A Time

School: Dixie State University

Talent: Dance

Local Title: Miss Ruby Mountain