Executive State Director Debra Pronovost

Debra is a resident of Cumberland Foreside, where she resides with her husband Eric  and children Nick and Taylor.    Debra  graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Maine at Orono.  She competed in the Mrs. Maine America Pageant to encourage herself to make a lifestyle change by exercising, eating healthy, and setting an example for her children to never stop setting goals.   Winning the Mrs. Maine America 2005 title was the experience of a lifetime and the support from family, friends, and the community was impactful.  Debra took over the helm of the pageant in 2008 and set the goal of directing a show that was classy, elegant, and entertaining. Utilizing her business background she created Debs Productions LLC.    She is thankful that she has very competent and generous volunteers and sponsors supporting the Mrs. Maine America Program and knows first hand that they have positively impacted many Maine women across this beautiful state. 

 

 

 

 Contestant Recruiter/Coordinator Christie Cantara

Christie's pageant involvement spans the past 28 years in Teen, Miss, and Mrs. pageants as a contestant, titleholder, judge, coach, and staff member.  After placing as the 1st Runner Up in the 1998 Mrs. Maine America Pageant, Christie began volunteering on the staff.  She had judged numerous pageants around New England, including the Mrs. Connecticut and Mrs. New Hampshire America Pageants.  As a breast cancer Survivor of 4 years, Christie is an advocate for the disease and has participated with and raised funds for many cancer based organizations.  Christie and her life partner Tom reside in Falmouth, along with her daughters Kaylee, Lacie and Mallorie.

 

 

 

Choreographer Christine Smith

Christine is a graduate of the University of Maine and the University of New England with a BA in Biology.  She works as a Family Practice Physician in a private practice.  She was Mrs. Maine America 2010 and was a Top 12 Semi Finalist at the Mrs. America Pageant.  Christine has an extensive background in dance and choreography and has choreographed pageants on state and national levels.  Christine and her husband Gary reside in Saco with her 5 children Daisy, Simon and Rosemary, Daphne, and Violet reside in Saco.

 

 

 

 

Mistress of Ceremonies - Rebecca Pushard

Technical Director - Jeff Rockwell

Stage Manager - Greg Brackett

Official Photographer - Susan Costa Photography

Official Videographer - Cobb Productions