Madison Gesiotto was crowned Miss Ohio USA 2014 at the conclusion of the state pageant held on Saturday at Vern Riffe Center for the Arts in Portsmouth. The 21-year-old Jackson Township native will represent the state of Ohio in the Miss USA 2014 pageant.
Madison Gesiotto’s first walk as the new Miss Ohio USA 2014
Madison’s court includes the first runner-up Sarah Newkirk (South Central), the second runner-up Megan Wise (Buckeye State), the third runner-up Carolina Peguero (Latina Columbus) and the fourth runner-up India Simone (Steel City).
Madison Gesiotto being crowned Miss Ohio USA 2014 by the out-going queen Miss Ohio USA 2013 Kristin Smith.
At the time of her crowning, Ms Gesiotto is the reigning Miss Mid Ohio USA. She is a graduate of Ohio State University with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and Strategic Communication. Madison is currently working as a political researcher at the Ohio State University Department of Political Science. She previously worked for the Mitt Romney for President campaign.
Newly crowned Miss Ohio USA 2014 Madison Gesiotto. She will compete in the Miss USA 2014 pageant.
Gesiotto was the third runner-up at Miss Ohio USA 2013 pageant. She was once a competitive figure skater.
Miss Ohio USA 2014 Top 15:
– Ayla Eley – Middle Point
– Georgette Robinson – Dublin
– Carley Powell – White Oak
– Carolina Peguero – Latina Columbus
– Kelsey Stevens – Aurora
– Becky Minger – Sylvania
– Sarah Newkirk – South Central
– Madison Gesiotto – Mid Ohio
– Courtney Rea – Heart of Ohio
– Chelsie Folden – Southern Ohio
– Raven Reed – Grafton
– Alexandra Worstall – Stark County
– Megan Wise – Buckeye State
– Sierra Nowak – North Akron
– India Simone – Steel City
At the same event, Emma Rofkar was crowned Miss Ohio Teen USA 2014 and will compete in the Miss Teen USA 2014 pageant, scheduled for next July in the Bahamas.