Mariselle Morales was named Miss America Puerto Rico 2010. She competed representing the Caribbean Islands of Puerto Rico in Miss America 2011 beauty pageant on January 15, 2011 in Las Vegas but did not enter the top 15. Mariselle Morales was one of the top 12 semi-finalists and Talent Fast Track winner in Miss World Puerto Rico 2009 contest.
Mariselle Morales, Miss America Puerto Rico 2010
Mariselle Morales profile:
Hometown: San Juan, Puerto Rico
Education: Cypress Bay High School
University of Tennessee – Political Science and International Relations Mayor, Communications Minor; Current Graduate School Student at Conservatory of Music of Puerto Rico – Music – Vocal Performance
Career Ambition: To become an international music artist
Talent: Vocal – “Journey to the Past”
State Platform Issue: Miss America Puerto Rico is the Commonwealth’s Goodwill Ambassador for Children’s Miracle Network Hospital in Puerto Rico, San Jorge Children’s Hospital
Platform Issue: My platform,“Brilliant Futures”, aims to motivate and inspire children and young adults to achieve their dreams, discovering their talents through music, art and athletics.
Scholastic Honors: National Honor Society, Honor Roll Student, First person to graduate early form Cypress Bay High School, only Puerto Rican woman to graduate from her class at the University of Tennessee
Accomplishments: Winner of Best Talent Award at state level competitions including Miss America Puerto Rico; Singing talent for commercial jingles, including for Puerto Rico Tourism ad campaigns; Pop Singer and Songwriter working with Latin Billboard Award winning artists; Recipient of the Lifestyle & Fitness Award at Miss America Puerto Rico; Face of Cointreau Award; Runway Model for Puerto Rico High Fashion Week; Fully bilingual in English and Spanish.