Miss District of Columbia 2016

Miss District of Columbia USA | Miss District of Columbia Teen USA

Miss District of Columbia America Past Winners

Year Name Hometown Age Talent at Miss America
2015 Haely Jardas Fort Myers, Florida 24 Vocal "Blank Space" by Taylor Swift
2014 Teresa Davis Hoschton, Georgia 23 Piano,
2013 Bindhu Pamarthi Washington D.C 23 Bollywood Dance
2012 Allyn Rose Newburg, Maryland 24 Artistic Roller Skating
2011 Ashley Boalch Sandy Spring, MD 23 Vocal
2010 Stephanie Williams Atlantic City, NJ 23 Vocal "This Is My Now"
2009 Jennifer Corey West Islip, NY 22 Operatic Vocal "O Mio Babbino Caro"
2008 Kate Grinold Washington, DC 23 Contemporary Ballet
2007 Shayna Rudd Philadelphia, PA 22 Jazz Dance "Feeling Good"
2006 Kate Michael Lilburn, GA 24 Jazz Dance "Fever"
2005 Shannon Schambeau Washington 25 Tap Dance "My Strongest Suit" from Aida
2004 Therese Lizardo Watchung, New Jersey 24 Hawaiian/Tahitian Dance "Tahitian Drums"
2003 Lisa Ferris Portland, Oregon 21 Vocal "Gimme, Gimme" from Thoroughly Modern Millie
2002 Sarah-Elizabeth Langford Atlanta, Georgia 23 Gymnastics
2001 Marshawn Evans Arlington, Virginia 22 Rhythmic Dance Twirl "I Will Survive"
2000 Rashida Jolley Washington 20 Harp "I Got Rhythm" & "Fascinating Rhythm"
1999 Toyia Taylor Washington 24 Public Address "Wake Up"
1998 Nicole Messina Waterford, New Jersey 23 Tap Dance "Sing, Sing, Sing"
1997 Sonya Gavankar Joliet, Illinois 20 Vocal "The Power of the Dream"
1989 Donya Rose Washington 22 Lyrical Jazz Ballet
1988 Patricia Morrin Washington 23 Jazz Dance
1987 Cheryl Chapman Arlington, Virginia 21 Vocal "Come Rain or Come Shine"
1986 Karen Watson Arlington, Virginia 25 Classical Ballet en Pointe
1985 Cherie Ward Adelphi, Maryland 22 Original Drama
1984 Desiree Keating Silver Spring, Maryland 22 Interpretive Dance
1963 Rosanne Tueller McLean, Virginia   Vocal in French & Jazz Dance "I Love Paris"
1962 Ann Verner Arlington, Virginia 19 Vocal & Guitar "Country Boy"
1961 Scarlett Shinault Silver Spring, Maryland 20 Vocal "I Cain't Say No"
1960 Ruth Rea Chevy Chase, Maryland 18 Vocal "A Little Brains, A Little Talent" from Damn Yankees
1959 Virginia Pailes Hyattsville, Maryland 21 Vocal "It All Depends on You"
1958 Lee Berkow Washington   Vocal "Come Rain or Come Shine"
1957 June Cook Arlington, Virginia   Piano
1956 Margo Lucey Colesville, Maryland   Dramatic Monologue & Vocal "Autumn Leaves"
1955 Judith Dunkle      
1954 Linda Weisbrod     Classical Vocal "Mio Fernando" from La Favorita
1953 Helen Smith     Dance
1952 Iris Fitch     Vocal "With a Song in My Heart"
1951 June Klein      
1950 Sandra Stahl     Classical Vocal "The Bell Song" from Lakmé
1949 Mary Hayes      
1948 Joann Miller      
1947 Margaret Wilson     Spanish Dance
1946 Jeanne Carlson      
1945 Dorothy Powell     Drama "Saint Joan"
1944 Venus Ramey   19 Vocal / Dance "Take It Easy"
1943 Dixie Rafter     Vocal / Dance "They're Either Too Young or Too Old" from Thank Your Lucky Stars
1942 Marilyn Makin      
1941 Jean Cavanaugh      
1940 Catherine Howe     Dance "The Yarn"
1939 Evelyn Foster      
1938 Dorothy Parker      
1937 Helen Greene      
1936 Shirley Schwartz      
1935 Helen Clum     Vocal "Every Day I'll Fall In Love With You"
1933 Rita Burns      
1927 Gladys Cookman      
1926 Marjorie Joesting      
1925 Abbie Eagan      
1924 Helen Sweeney      
1923 Lorraine Bunch      
1922 Evelyn C. Lewis      
Margaret Gorman   17  
1921 Margaret Gorman   16