California United America Pageant


A warm welcome from Director & Ambassador-Life Time United America Queen, Parlisha Watts-Andrews

Welcome to the California United America Pageant!  What a wonderful opportunity to encourage little girls and ladies to believe in education, etiquette, inward beauty and self confidence.  Little Miss,  Jr. Miss & Princess California United America Queens will reign one year, and make community service appearances in the State of California. What an awesome opportunity!

The California United America Pageant is a State Preliminary to the National United America Pageant, based in Austin, TX.  The United America Pageant System honors ladies who successfully balance education, career, family life, and volunteerism with grace and beauty. Our Teen and Adult California Queens advance to the National level, and compete in Texas every year.  Our Little Miss, Junior Miss, and Princess 1st runner-up makes appearances in California, and reign for one year.

Categories are:

Little Miss 5-8 yrs. 2019 winner - Victoria Duran

Jr. Miss 9-13 yrs.  2019 winner - Starla Simmons

Princess 1st runner up with highest score - 2019 winner - Zariya Price

Teen  (single, never married)  14-18 winner at Nationals - Jemirah Dillingham

Miss 19-27 yrs. (single, never married) - 2019 - Lena Hardy

Ms. 23 & up (any marital status) winner at Nationals - Jennifer Shields-Gareis 

Lady 30-50 yrs. (any marital status) 2019 - Rashida Jones

Elite 40 & up (any marital status) 2020 - Michelle Smith

Mrs. 21 & up (married) 2019 - Ashley Randolph

Petite 19 & up (any marital status 5'6" or shorter) 

California U.A. Queens ages 14 & up are honorarily chosen and crowned by California Director.

It's time to meet new friends and have lots of fun!

Our girls and ladies will grow and learn so much.  They will participate in interview, fashion fun wear, and formal wear (talent is optional).  We are now accepting applications for 2020.  Click on SCHOOL/PAGEANT PYMT tab, and secure your spot today!  

United America is not a beauty pageant

There is no swim suit competition, or size requirements.  United America teaches that beauty begins within. 

Our California United America Director has over 30-years of experience!

Director, Parlisha Watts-Andrews, is a 5-time pageant winner.  She shares her heart and experience with all ladies and girls.  You are in for a treat, and a wonderful experience!  Our National United America Pageant is based in Austin, TX.  To learn more visit, or email the National Director at

2019-2020 California united america queens

Little Miss, Jr. Miss & Princess California United America Queens


Zariya Price - Miss Princess

Starla Simmons - Jr Miss

Victoria Duran - Little Miss

Ms. West Coast UA won Ms. United America!


Congratulations to our National winner!  Jennifer Sheilds-Gareis was crowned Ms. United America, June 2019 at Nationals.  We are so proud of you Jen!

Ms. Teen California UA won Ms. Teen United America!


Congratulations to Jemirah Dillingham!  She was crowned Miss Teen United America, June 2019 at Nationals.

We are very proud of you Jemirah!

Mrs. California United America


Ashley Randolph Heading to Nationals 2020

Miss Teen West Coast/Miss Teen Golden State, and Miss Teen United America


Karen Gareis-Miss Teen West Coast (L), and Shirley Dillingham -2nd runner up at Nationals (R), we are so proud of you both!  Heading to Nationals 2020!  

Ms. California Elite United America


Welcome to the California UA family Michelle Smith!

Looking forward to you attending Nationals in 2020!  It's your time to shine.

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Ms. Golden State Lady


Rashida Jones Heading to Nationals


California UA Queen


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