Meet the Pageant Team of 2018

The following individuals will constitute the pageant team for Miss Uganda North America, Seattle 2018 – Our Voices Elevated! We’d like to thank them all for contributing their resources to our cause.

Pageant Hosts

Adoch Acemah. Miami-based Adoch is the founder of headwraps company Latam Wic. She is also a model and has appeared in various high profile photoshoots. She has also been featured as Face of Ankara Miami.

Anita Fabiola. Anita is a Ugandan Media Personality, Events Host, former Beauty Queen, Business Woman and Philanthropist. She’s one of Africa’s most sought after red carpet hosts, having hosted some of the continent’s biggest red carpet events.

Alex Muhangi. Alex Muhangi is a Ugandan Comedian that has graced comedy stages across Africa, Europe and North America. He is also the host of Comedy Store, a popular comedy night in Kampala.

Pageant Judges

Derreck Kayongo. Derreck Kayongo is a Ugandan philanthropist and motivational speaker, best known as the founder of the Global Soap Project. He has received a CNN Hero award and a recognition from Georgia’s State Senate.

Hasifa Kivumbi Agbolabori. Hasifa is a former Miss UNAA (Ugandan North American Association). She founded a Clean Water for Uganda project during her reign. The project builds wells in impoverished areas in Uganda.

Judith Heard. Radio host, international runway model, fashion icon and one of Africa’s most sought-after media personalities. Judith Heard also runs a charity foundation that helps underserved communities in Uganda.

Maureen Francisco. Maureen is the co-executive producer of NW Productions and Pageants NW. She oversees four state pageant qualifiers to Miss USA and Miss Teen USA in the Pacific Northwest. (That’s Idaho, Montana, Oregon and Washington)

Zeynab Koroma. Senegalese-born Zeynab is the founder of the Miss Africa Washington State pageant. As an activist, her focus is on increasing awareness of problems that impact children and women, such as FGM – female genital mutilation, Domestic Violence, Depression and Early Childhood

Bootcamp Mentors

Aida Doris Kinkufi. 1st Runner Up – Miami 2017

Dorothy Leticia Nakibirige. Class of 2017. Fitness Model.

Yvette Kibwika. Community Activist. Former Miss UNAA.

Iryn Nakitende. Founder: Different, Better with a Purpose.

Beka Wangusi. Founder: Miss AfriCaribe Program.

Meiko Parton. Pageant Coach, Fashion Runway Consultant.

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