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Director: Bernee Thurow

The 2009 Miss Teen Arkansas International Pageant will be held March 13th - 15th, in Jacksonville, Arkansas  - Contact Bernee Thurow for more information.
Bernee Thurow is the Executive Director of Crown Image Productions, and has been involved in the pageant industry for over 30 years as a judge, director, contestant and a coach.  A former Miss Jonesboro, Miss Eastern Arkansas, a two time Top Ten finalist in the Miss Arkansas USA Pageant, Mrs. North Carolina America, and Mrs. North Carolina International in 1990. She has won the "Director of the Year" award for the International pageant system for the Mrs. and Miss divisions.

After receiving her Bachelors Degree in Public Relations from
Arkansas State University in 1980, Bernee became a Flight Attendant in 1982. As a Cancer survivor and spokesperson for the American Cancer Society she spoke on the importance of early detection and prevention of melanoma. Throughout the years she has worked for several major cosmetic companies as a training specialist and make-up artist. With Crown Image Productions Bernee is working in design and interior decorating which she truly loves almost as much as pageantry.

In the years that she has been a director for the International system, they have had several ladies finish in the Top 10 and Top five at the National Competitions.

Phone: 501-791-3560