Joanna Guy, Miss Queen State, was crowned Miss Maryland 2012 on June 24, 2012 in Hagerstown. The beauty from Garrett County is 22 years old. She will represent the state in the Miss America 2013Pageant to be held in Las Vegas next January.
Joanna Guy – Miss Maryland 2012
Guy won the pageant’s preliminary swimsuit and talent competitions. Previously named Miss Queen State, she also won the Miss Maryland Outstanding Teen contest in 2009. As the new Miss Maryland, Guy will receive a $10,000 scholarship and other gifts.
Joanna Guy Crowned Miss Maryland 2012
Her aspirations include graduating from Cornell where she currently attends with a dual degree in political science and music. She hopes to serve us in the US Senate and sometime along the way, perform with the Capital Steps.
Now studying at Cornell, Guy majors in American Studies and is a member of an all girls’ a cappella troupe.
First runner-up: Miss Germantown Jessica Bermudez, who received a $4,000 scholarship
Second runner-up: Miss Cumberland Christina Denny, who received a $3,000 scholarship
Third runner-up: Miss Baltimore Victory Mohamed, who received a $2,000 scholarship
Fourth runner-up: Miss Washington County Mary Teal Mulligan, who received a $1,500 scholarship.
Courtesy of Miss America Organization.