Teen Contestants

Miss Colorado Teen USA 2020 Contestants


Caitlin A.
Thanks dad for always believing in me, you always push me to learn and experience new things. Thank you and I love you.

Stacy A.
I'd like to thank my Mom first. I'm so glad she's supporting me in this without her none of this would be possible. I'd also like to thank my sisters for helping me progress with my makeup skills.

Emily A.
First off, I would like to thank my family. They have encouraged and inspired me my whole life to pursue my dreams. Also, a huge thank you to my best friends for always being there for me throughout everything, and for the endless amounts of love and support. I would like to thank all of my amazing sponsors, I am incredibly thankful and appreciative for all of the help. Thank you to Five Parks Vision for taking such good care of my eyes and making sure they are always in perfect shape! Thank you to Serenity Salon for always making me look and feel my best! Thank you to Five Parks Dental and Galen T. Callender Orthodontics for me feel confident in my smile! I am beyond humbled to be given such an astounding opportunity to compete this year.

Vivian A.
I want to thank my grandparents for their donations, Pat and Bill Isaac and Dottie and Don Stevens. Could not have gotten here with out them. I also wanted to thank the Youngs for their donation, along with Greg and Darby. Completely blown away by their support. Can't forget about my Uncle Brian's donation! Honestly speechless by the support from the people around me. Most importantly I want to give a gigantic thank you to my parents Kimberly and Chris who supported me and believed in me no matter what. I could not thank everyone enough! I am just completely surrounded by love and support.

Brooke B.
Thank you to my friends and family, as well as the Mrs. Universal pageant for your support!

Gianna B.
A big thanks to my mom and other family for supporting me throughout the entire process of this pageant. Much love!!!

Dawn B.
Thank you to everyone whose supported me. It means so much to me.

Ja'mya B.
I would like to thank my god mom (Nettie) & my mom (Kesha) for helping me through this whole process. They’ve helped me through everything. The both worked together as moms to help me find outfit & put the payment through.

Mattison B.
To all of the amazing people who have supported me along this journey: Thank you! I am forever grateful for all of your love, support, compassion, and willingness to assist me in following my dream.

Evangelina C.
Huge shout out to all my friends and family for supporting monetarily, mentally, and physically i love and appreciate all of you. Without your love and support this opportunity wouldn't have been achievable again thank you guys so much I love you guys. Also thank you to Pinque Boutique for helping me find my dresses that are absolutely adorable and helping get me ready by sharing some tips. Love Lina

Grace C.
Thank you to my friends and family for your support! Shalon you always help me recognize my best and classiest self! Thank you for being part of my journey and Thank you to Kari Kisch and team for your beauty awesomeness! Last but not least, thank you to my sportswear sponsor Tanya Smith for the fun outfit! zyiawithtanya@gmail.com 720.376.4213

Isabella C.
There are so many inspiring people that have supported me throughout this journey. My entire family, especially my Mom, has contributed so much of their time and encouragement. In times of doubt, they have helped my inner confidence shine. My mother has shown her devotion to me by being with me every step of the way, helping & guiding me in this new, invigorating set of challenges and goals. My ride or die best friends have shown me an abundance of love and support. And, of course, I want to send my love to my wonderful and spunky pageant artists, instructors, coaches, and mentors. You've all made this a fabulous and worthy endeavor. I will be forever grateful to ALL of you!!!

Elisha D.
Thank you to Future Productions and Miss Universe, for making so many girls dreams, including mine, possible. I would like to thank everyone who has supported and encouraged me in this experience! Mom and Dad, thank you for believing in me and always telling me to go after my dreams. Valerie and Michelle, thank you for your guidance, wisdom, and encouragement. I am grateful from the bottom of my heart. I am so blessed to have such incredible people in my life, without them none of this would be possible. To God, thank you for everything, all glory be to you.

Ashlyn D.
A special thank you to my mom, dad, Kaitlyn, Brandon, Grandma and Grandpa Nogare, Nani Jo, and Nogare's Gymnastics Academy for always supporting me. I would not be able to do what I do without the support from all of my friends and family. Thank you to Robin and Emerie Jones of Springboard Girls, Jorge Esteban of Pageant Smart, Chyrese Exline, and Marguerite Padbury for helping me prepare for pageant weekend. I'm so blessed to have such amazing support and opportunities of a lifetime.

Kirsten E.
I would like to thank my friends and family for their support and encouragement. I would also like to give thanks to my great Aunt Michele, My adoptive grandma Becky and Brandon Malacara at Malacarapics.com for their contributions to my pageant funding. Last but definitely not least, I would like to thank my Mom, Vannessa and Step Dad, Cliff for their guidance, unconditional love and support. I couldn't do it without them, they have helped make me who I am today!

Nevaeh F.
To my family, who's continuous support has led me to become the best version of myself I could be. From having the best pageant dad, the most supportive mom, and the most courageous sister ever; this is all thanks to your support and love. To my friends and fellow pageant sisters I've met over the years of competition: I could not be more thankful to know such beautiful and confident women who have supported me endlessly. To Olivia, Tyler, Garrett, Izzy, Lucia, SWMT, and Chase, you have been my biggest support system. Thank you all for the love you have given me.

Kendra G.
Thank you to my parents for all the love and support!

Vivian G.
I just want to thank my sponsors, M&M Property Management and Suzie Dern, Coldwell Banker. It means so much to me to have such amazing companies and people supporting me behind this adventure. Both of these people have helped me through so much and have always been there for me. I am beyond grateful to them.

Mercedes H.
I would like to thank my grandparents for sponsoring me to compete in this pageant. I want to thank Emily Schlehuber my former teacher and pageant coach (Miss Teen Colorado International 2009, Miss US Universal 2012) for all of her time preparing and supporting me. I want to thank my sister Reiley for helping me with my hair and makeup and making me feel more beautiful than ever. Thank you to my parents for being my number one supporters and for making me feel like a winner no matter what happens. I would like to thank my best friend and identical twin sister Makaela for being my partner in crime who always stands by me and has my back no matter what. And lastly, Thank you to my other friends and family for all the support and love.

Rachel H.
Thank you to all of my sponsors; Dan and Anna Hooper, Pura Vida CrossFit, CTR Construction, Dan Bishop Real Estate, Ganzer Electric, and Ryan and Michelle O'Donnell. Thank you for your support, encouragement, enthusiasm, and help in pursuing my goals and dreams. I am grateful for each and everyone of you. Thanks for helping me reach for dreams beyond myself, and believing in me.

Kayla H.
Thank you to everyone who supported me, and helped make this possible. A big thanks to Studio 8 Salon & Spa- Grand Junction CO, Dragon Treasure- Fruita CO, Back to Health Wellness Center- Grand Junction CO, Cole Orchard- Palisade CO, and all of my friends and family that sponsored me, and helped me financially. This wouldn't have been possible without you! Thank you so much!

Kaitlyn H.
I would like to thank all of my family and friends who helped push me to do something out of my comfort zone. Without the support and love, I would not be the confident, hardworking, young woman I am today. You have all taught me that greatness comes to those who put their whole heart into what they’re doing; and to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams. Thank you again, I love you all!

Alexandria K.
I would like to thank everyone who has supported me throughout this whole experience; friends, family, parents, and all of the neighbors, schoolmates, and the people who encouraged me and made me who I am today! I have so much gratitude for them all! I would also personally like to thank Knight Construction Services for letting me help them out and making the environment more beautiful. Everyone who has supported me has a special place in my heart. Thank You for everything!! I especially would like to thank my mama and my dad for everything that they have ever done for me and taking time out of their hands to take care of my brother and me. I don't think they know how much I appreciate all the memories we share. I love you, Mom and Dad!

Abigail L.
Thank you so very much to everyone who has supported me on this incredible journey! I want to specifically thank my extraordinary support system; Mom, Dad, Lize, Scotty, Blakely, and so many more! I want to personally thank the hundreds of volunteers that have given their time and resources to help me spread compassion though my charity, “Abi Birthday To You”. Thank you to the businesses, organizations, and individuals that have sponsored me; Smart Box for Kids, Poolside at the Flamingo, Iconic Canvas, “She Walks the Woods”, Graciella Orozco, and ReGen Laser.

Sierra L.
To Seth, Adam, Mom, Dad, grandparents, cousins, TT, and My best of friends, Thank you so much for supporting me and always working with me and being there for me no matter what! Thank you to who also sponsored me this year! It was a great help! - Love sierra

Alleigh M.
Thank you to my parents and family for always believing in me and pushing me to try harder and accomplish things I never knew I could.

Lydia M.
I would like to send out a huge thank you to Sassy Suntan Inc. as well as Sport Clips Haircuts for supporting me in this amazing event!

Amaya M.
I'd like to thank my parents for their love and support during this wonderful experience and throughout my life.

Izzy M.
First and foremost, thank you Dad, Mom, Orrin, and Rolland for your continuous support in everything I do. I would not be the woman I am today without you. You had to watch me walk for hours on end, and ask me hundreds of interview questions, and never complained. To the cousins, you guys rock. Thanks for rooting for me. GG, Papa, Grandma, and Grandpa, who would’ve thought you’d have a pageant granddaughter? I love you all. Beckie, Connie, Chloe, and Alice, thank you for your guidance in preparation, and all of the advice. Luke, thanks for thinking I’m “always a ten.” I love all of you guys so much.

Molly M.
Thank you to my parents, brother and grandparents for supporting me through this crazy journey. Melissa Freeman with All Your Salon, Spa, and Barbering Supply dba Freeman Salon Systems, thank you for helping me prepare for this weekend. To A. Pappajohn Company and Keller Williams Integrity Real Estate, thank you for your continued support. Thank you to Laura Mahony Photography for my gorgeous headshot. Lastly, thank you to Kari Kisch and Max Henke for all your help making me feel confidently beautiful this weekend.

Cassandra O.
Thank you to BAO Tool Company, Inc as well as O'Dell Insurance Agency with Allstate for sponsoring me in my pageant dues.

Samantha P.
I want to thank my friends and family for supporting me and encouraging me to reach my dreams. Thank you all!

Sydney P.
I'm deeply thankful and blessed by the following businesses, family members and friends for their generous support in making my participation in Colorado Miss Teen USA a reality - Doug Stewart Training, Anytime Fitness, Greywood Financial Partners, Skyline Moving Company, @lorinballerphotography, Grandpa and Nana Zylstra, Shawn and DeeAnn Zylstra, Rod and Brenda Vaughn, Blane Huff, Joan Bonawitz, Paul Kirby, Eileen Wells and Grandpa and Grandma Perkins. My life has been a journey filled with challenge, obstacles, lessons to be learned, dreams fulfilled and experiences which have shaped the person I've become. I'm humbled to know that I don't walk alone, but with the support and encouragement of many others while I pursue new possibilities.

Amelia R.
I want to thank God for blessing me with this opportunity. A huge thank you to my mom & dad who has supported me whole heartedly, I would also like to thank every person who made this experince possible. My cup runneath over.

Lila S.
Thank you to my mother for making this opportunity possible and to my generous sponsors: Creating The Perfect You, Ted’s Clothier, Alicia Ryan with LA Lashes and Aesthetics and my supportive Family & Friends.

Savannah S.
I want to thank my family and friends for all their faith and support. You have all shown so much love and shared your wisdom and guidance and I am truly grateful for you. I want to give a special thank you to my sponsors, Paragon and Bone and YK Stone Center. Your support has given me confidence to pursue my dreams and goals. Thanks to my friend Mayce, my photographer. You're the best. And finally, to my Mom and my Mimi, you're my best examples of true beauty, inside and out.

Jaenalyn S.
I would like to thank my Mother for supporting me through my difficulties and pursuing this opportunity. I would also like to thank Flatirons Community Church for all of your help with support and given positivity. Your sincerity and genuinity has given this community a more fruitful outlook on life. I would like to thank my school for all the support you gave me prior to the pageant. I would also like to thank my peers, acquaintances, and friends for allowing me to motivate myself to do this. I would also like to thank God, for his presence in my life has helped make difficult decisions. Lastly, I would like to thank Nikki, for being a friend when I had no one, and allowing me a kind of relationship that is rare and unique.

Zada S.
I'd like to thank my parents, Michael and Michelle, and my brother, Lakota for always cheering me on! You guys are my biggest fans. I love you! I'd also like to thank my grandparents, Frank and Georgia Duran and Terry and Brenda Kennison for always believing in me. To my family and friends, thank you for your continued support in all that I do.

Hailey S.
A special thanks to my family and friends for their love and support all the way from Texas!! Especially my Nana Sherry Maxwell, Aunt Deborah Haynes and Grandparents Larry and Kim Walker. It truly takes a village and I am blessed with a strong one. Most importantly, a huge thanks to my Mom and Dad for giving me a great foundation and supporting all my hopes and dreams!

Sierra T.
I would like to thank my parents Katia and Matt, for being my number one supporters. Also a big thank you to Canon City Tire and Service for always sponsoring all my activities over the years! I would like to leave you with a quote that I feel is special to me. Don't be pushed around by the fears in your mind. Be led by the dreams in your heart.

Jordyn T.
I want to thank my mom and mama for giving me so much support in this. My whole family gave me the courage to keep going, even when it was late night photos while getting eaten alive. My dance team is also to thank. They have always supported me and kept me upbeat and helped with my insecurities.

Emma T.
I want to extend my sincerest thanks to author Cherie Kephart, the Sullivan family, Aunt Narine, Colorado Dream Realty, Matteline Becker, Rebecca Evans, the Smith family, Warren and Lisa Wieland, Mario and Sue Echavarria, Aunt Maura, Cary Ehrlich, Cathie Vitro, Grandma Linda, Howard and Dana Schwartz, Jonathan Betz Photography, Pine Top Orthodontics, the Widman family, Dale and Mary Moore, Jim and Nancy Stuart, Deb Tatro, Michele Starsiak, Uncle Adam, Erin Krueger, Uncle Jim and Aunt Jane, the Young family, and, of course, mom, dad, and Grandma. I am so grateful that each and every one of you believe in me and have given me unconditional support in pursuing my dream of becoming Miss Colorado Teen USA 2020! I could not do this without you.

Clara T.
My mom has shown me so much love and support throughout my life and has been an exemplary example of the person I wish to be. She handles life's ups and downs with grace and humor. Thank you mom for being my rock and putting up with all the teen drama and ranting I do. Thank you Spencer for being the best big brother and leaving me with our crazy family to move to Germany. Thank you to my talented sister Annabelle for teaching me how to do makeup the right way.

Abigail W.

Alexandra W.
Starting with my number one supporter, my mom. Thank you for believing in me every step of the way through this process and supporting my dream, I truly couldn't have done it without you. My coach, Chloe Brown who is the most passionate motivator I have ever met. Encouraging me every step of the way and helping me find my unique brand. I am truly so blessed to have you apart of my life. Thank you to Steven Grant for taking my headshot pictures for this year, I am so grateful that I had the opportunity to work with you! And to Makenna Henning for making me feel confidently beautiful by doing my hair and makeup this year, I couldn't be more thankful. Finally a thank you to my family and friends for sharing your love, support, and motivation.

Brielle W.
Thank you to everyone who believed in me and donated to me in this pageant. I'd like to give a special thanks to DreamLand Baby, Seth Jenson Realty, and Stacey James Salon. Mom, thank you for sacrificing so much of your precious time to help me prepare for this pageant and to motivate to do well. Eric, thank you for supporting me in what I want to do.