Michelle Taylor was crowned Miss Alaska 2013 at the conclusion of the state pageant held on June 28, 2013 at the Wendy Williamson Auditorium. She will represent the state of Alaska at the upcoming Miss America 2014 this September in Atlantic City.
Michelle’s pageant platform: “Youth Involvement in Political Process”.
For talent, Michelle performed on piano one of the most influential ragtime compositions that introduced Scott Joplin to the world “Maple Leaf Rag”.
Michelle, 20, was the first runner-up in Miss Anchorage 2012 pageant.
Earlier, Autumn Harth was crowned Miss Alaska’s Outstanding Teen 2013.
Autumn’s pageant platform is “Relay for Life: American Cancer Society for Research and Support”.