History

Important dates in Miss Michigan history.

1939

Patricia Donnelly Harris (Miss Detroit) becomes our first Miss America!

1951

Muskegon, Michigan became the hometown of the Miss Michigan Scholarship Pageant, Inc.

1961

Nancy Ann Fleming (Miss White Lake) becomes Miss America.

1970

Pam Eldred (Miss Detroit) becomes Miss America.

1982

Shelley Taylor, current Executive Director, becomes a volunteer.

1988

Kaye Lani Rae Rafko-Wilson (Miss Monroe) becomes Miss America.

1993

Became a 501c(3) with our participation with the Community Foundation for Muskegon County.

2008

Kirsten Haglund (Miss Oakland County) becomes Miss America.