MISTY PENTELUTE- KESLER
Misty was crowned Mrs. Idaho America in 2014 & knows the responsibility and honor it is to represent your state and the fabulous women in it at Mrs. America. Her Husband of 19 years, Brett and their 4 involved children live in Rexburg, where they own the 1st snow and wakeboard cable park in the U.S. the Cable Factory. Teaching has always been a passion of hers ever since College where she graduated in Dance Education from S.U.U. Misty loves to teach young girls & women how to reach their full potential and as a Director of Madison’s Distinguished Young Women Program, Miss Hillcrest, and Miss Madison Pageant she knows a thing or two about that. Whether it is directing for the last 12 years, stage-managing, or choreographing opening numbers Misty loves all things pageant, and is excited to be taking on the role of Co-Director of this amazing system.
JAYMIE PENTELUTE- MINARIK
Jaymie's love for pageants began her Jr. year of high school when she won her first title. After that she became a pageant regular, holding titles in the Miss America Organization, Jr. Miss, and Miss USA pageant. Her love for pageants grew from competing to helping women of all ages find confidence through pageantry. After competing, Jaymie decided to hang up her crown to become a pageant coach and director. Over the years she has helped hundreds of women from all over the country win titles on a local, state and national level. She also directed the Miss Hillcrest pageant for several years, as well as served on the DYW of Madison board for 10 years. Jaymies biggest love in life is her husband Mark who, after 10 years of marriage, considers himself a pageant expert. Together they have a 5 year old, Gemma, the cutest future pageant queen you’ll ever see. Jaymie cant wait to help all the Mrs. and Miss Idaho contestants make the most out of their pageant experience!
Susan has been involved with pageants for over 20 years as a contestant, coach, judge, choreographer, stage manager and hostess. Susan served as the choreographer for the Idaho & Utah National Teen-ager scholarship programs for 7 years, Miss & Teen Idaho USA for 3 years and has been the choreographer for the Mrs. Idaho America pageant for 7 years. She was Miss Idaho Jr. National Teen-ager in '93, Miss Idaho Teen USA '96 and Miss Ada County in '99 which lead her to compete in the Miss Idaho America program. Susan is the Co-Director of the Mrs. Idaho America Pageant. Susan and her husband of ten years, Paul Marler are both native Idahoans. They reside in Nampa with their son Matthew, daughter Megan. In her free time she enjoys entertaining, volunteering, shopping, and spending time with friends and family.
As a Boise native, Kaley loved representing Idaho as Mrs. Idaho 2012. After winning her state title she competed at Mrs. America and later was crowned Mrs. World 2013, in China. Throughout her reign, Kaley used her position to be a strong advocate for the prevention of child abuse. Kaley is a Soulcraft Wakesurf Team Rider, the Founder/Creator of Hair Love, and loves to travel the world. Her biggest love in life is her handsome husband Jimmy, and their two children.
Angela Christensen is new to the pageant world. Although she's never competed in a pageant, competition isn't new to her. Angie had been involved in dance for 8 years. She competed and traveled on a performing team & experienced 2 Nationals trips in Las Vegas. She spent the last two years of dance on her high school team which took state both her Jr. and Sr. year. After graduating in 2006 Angie had the opportunity to be a dance teacher and was part of judging the High School Dance Team. She loves all aspects of being on stage and performing. Angie has been married to her sweetheart for 10 years, and they've been blessed with 4 kids. They moved from Boise 4 years ago to Idaho Falls. Angie is thankful that she has been given this opportunity to be apart of the pageant world, and has felt so honored an excited to start on this new journey.
MRS. IDAHO AMERICA & MISS IDAHO FOR AMERICA
Tessa grew up in Idaho Falls, and has lived there most of her life. In high school she participated in choir, and multiple extra curricular clubs. She has never had the chance to participate in a pageant, but she is a huge advocate of anything that empowers women of all ages, promotes self love, and confidence.Tessa loves to workout, and is a certified HIGH Fitness instructor. Through this opportunity she has been able to meet so many amazing women trying to better themselves, and it has ignited a passion in her to help women of all ages live their best lives. Tessa also very much enjoys being mom to 4 kids, and being married to her high school crush. She is so excited for the chance to meet and help all the Mrs and Miss contestants.