Alissa Musto Crowned Miss Massachusetts 2016
Alissa Musto was crowned Miss Massachusetts 2016 on July 2, 2016. Alissa Musto succeeds Meagan Fuller and will now compete at Miss America 2017, hoping to be crowned as next Miss America by the reigning beauty queen, Betty Cantrell from Georgia.
Alissa Musto is a well known personality in America as an American singer and child pianist. She is the winner of the 2007 New England Performs competition, a talent competition with thousands of competitors from all over New England. She held the 2008 championship title for “Rhode Island’s Got Talent” where she beat several adults.When she was nine years old, she was on the national television show “America’s Most Talented Kid”.
She has performed numerous charity events for Mayor David Cicilline, Make A Wish Foundation and PARI. She has performed all over New England including the Hard Rock Cafe and the Fox Theatre at Foxwoods Casino.
Massachusetts is yet to win its first Miss America crown. Lauren Kuhn was the last representative from the state to bag a placement at Miss America pageant. Lauren was adjudged as the fourth runner up at Miss America 2014.