Ashley Sullivan, Mrs. Mena, competed in the state-wide Mrs. Arkansas Pageant May 15 and was awarded second runner up.
“Last night was incredible, one I will never forget! I was blessed to meet some amazing women,” Sullivan said of the competition.
“The Lord put me right where I needed to be. I’m so thankful and honored for the opportunity to represent as Mrs. Mena in the Mrs. Arkansas America Pageant. I also want to thank my family, friends and sponsors for your love and support,” she continued. “I hope that others will be inspired to know that who were are on the inside is so very important for the external to shine.”
The competition included an interview, on-stage question, the traditional bathing suit competition and evening gown competition.
Married women who are US citizens, Arkansas residents and are at least 18 years of age are eligible to participate in the pageant.
For more information, contact Pageant director Lynn Dejarnette 870-692-1689.
Sponsors who contributed to Sullican’s success include: Whitley Lind Photography, Family and Friends, Simply Southern Home Solutions, The Carriage House Inn, Chicollo’s Food Emporium, State Farm Agent Telissa Montgomery, Janssen Park Place B&B, Repops, Hair and All That Jazz
Participating in the pageant were: Mrs. Central Arkansas, Olivia Stroud; Mrs. Conway, Lauren Hum; Mrs. Faulkner County, McKenna Sherwood; Mrs. Garland County, Kimberly Anderson; Mrs. Hot Springs, Anita Abraham; Mrs. Jacksonville, Elissie Railey; Mrs.Mena, Ashley Sullivan; Mrs. Northeast Arkansas, Amanda Dunavant; Mrs. Ozark Mountain, Kim Stephens; Mrs.Pulaski County, Veronica McKnight; Mrs.Tri-Lakes, Shari Bales.