Chelsea Reardon was crowned Miss Mississippi USA 2014 at the conclusion of the state pageant held on Saturday afternoon of November 2nd, 2013 at the Harrah’s Casino in Tunica, Mississippi. 22-year-old Chelsea Reardon of Southaven will represent the state of Mississippi in the Miss USA 2014 pageant, scheduled for next summer at the Doral Golf Resort & Spa in Doral, Florida.
Chelsea Reardon being crowned Miss Mississippi USA 2014. Photo courtesy of Miss Tennessee USA.
Chelsea Reardon was announced the winner of Miss Mississippi USA 2014 on November 2nd in Tunica.
At the time of her crowning, Chelsea is the reigning Miss Heart of Dixie USA 2014. She was the semi-finalist of Miss Illinois Teen USA 2009 and Miss Illinois Teen USA 2009.
“Currently, I am employed with Enterprise Holdings Inc. in sales/management. I graduated Cum Laude this past December from Southern Illinois University where I majored in Speech Communication with a specialization in Public Relations and minors in Sociology and Journalism,” she wrote on her facebook fanpage.
In college, I was a Dean’s List student, in the top 10% of my class, Secretary of Order of Omega Honor Society, and a member of Golden Key Honor Society, PRSSA, Colleges Against Cancer and Sigma Kappa Sorority. I also was selected to be on the SIU Homecoming Court.
I have over 1,000 volunteer hours and started volunteering regularly at age eight. Some of my community service activities include teaching a home school PE class, reading to children after school through Partners in Reading and delivering meals to home bound senior citizens through Meals on Wheels,” she added.
Chelsea’s court includes the first runner-up Courtney Byrd (North MS), the second runner-up Jayce Henry (Pine Belt), the third runner-up Lora Gallagher (Central MS) and the fourth runner-up Ashley Hamby (Madison).
At the same event, Vaeda Mann was crowned Miss Mississippi Teen USA 2014 and will compete at the Miss Teen USA 2014 pageant, scheduled for next July in the Bahamas.