about the director

The Miss Missouri Jr. High, High School, and Collegiate America Pageant competitions exist for the purpose of providing personal and professional opportunities for Jr High, High School, and College-Aged women. It is our goal to provide outstanding young ladies the opportunity to compete in a pageant system that has the highest of moral values. Contestants compete in private interview (40%), Evening Gown (40%), and Fashion Runway (20%).

about the organization

CJ Thomas has been the executive director for the Miss Missouri Jr. High, High School, and Collegiate America Pageant since 2016 and has owned the natural pageant production company 'Show Me Pageants' since 2014. She is a former Miss Missouri Collegiate America and 2 time honorable mention recipient at Miss Missouri USA. CJ is passionate about pageants and the opportunities that they provide for young women. In her spare time she enjoys reading, being outdoors, and spending time with her pups, Molly & Otto.