Ellie Van Emburgh, Virginia
Born and raised in the Republic of Panama, mother of 5 and grandmother of 6. Married for 32 years and looking forward to many more. Currently, hold 3 titles World's Perfect Ms Virginia (Classic Division) 2017, World's Brightest Woman (Classic Division) 2017, 3rd runner up Ms. Citrus (Classic Division) 2018. Now that I am an empty nester looking forward to going back to school, I had to leave school early to support my family and regret never completing school. Although I speak three languages (Spanish, English and Spangish) I would like to pursue my education to complete who I am (Daughter, Sister, Wife, Mother, and Grandmother) would like to have finish up with graduate.
Advice for Young Girls
Don't stop and don't let anybody tell you to stop pursuing your dreams, you can be anything you want to be. The road may look rough at times, but in truth is, its not. Pot holes in the road of life may slow you down, but they will not stop you. The only thing that stops you is you. When faced with adversity there is always a solution, and when you look back at it you see that it actually makes you stronger than weaker.
Favorite Thing About MAC
MAC's mission: We strive to introduce the fun and excitement of healthy competition in a friendly, family oriented environment where the focus is completely on our contestants building poise and self-confidence while having the most amazing time of their lives! Not pass up the opportunity to be part of organization supports you being you!
Past MAC Titles
Three Words That Describe How It Felt When She Won
Accomplishment, Joy, family
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