Spotlight: Emily Drake, Miss Delaware United States 2015

Meet Miss Delaware United States 2015

Have you met CIRC member Emily Drake?

If not, attend a a CIRC lunch meeting and say hello to her. Emily manages our Member Registration Table at each monthly lunch event and is an active member of the Golf Committee as this year's Volunteer Director. (She leaves the day after our June 29 golf outing to compete for Miss United States.)

Emily works for NAI Emory Hill and holds a real estate license. She is a graduate of the University of Delaware in 2009 with a Bachelor's of Science in Leadership. Always driven to succeed, she completed her degree in just three years! And, yes, CIRC member Leslie Drake is proud to call her "Niece."

Official title: Miss Delaware United States 2015

Next competition: Miss United States. Emily will compete for the title of Miss United States in Washington D.C. in July, 2015

Platform:  Emily's platform is her non-profit organization, the "Delaware Miss Amazing Pageant" which she if very passionate about. Miss Amazing Inc. is a national organization, operating in over 30 states, that celebrates the abilities of girls with disabilities. Emily said that "Miss Amazing provides opportunities to girls and women with disabilities to build self confidence in a supportive environment, and this is our first year holding a pageant in Delaware." The event is on April 11-12 at the DoubleTree Downtown at 700 N King Street in Wilmington.

If you would like to know more about these non-profits, Emily invites you to check out these websites: National - Miss Amazing Pageant website is :  / State - Delaware Miss Amazing Pageant website is being built

GoFundMe - follow this link if you'd like to help Emily prepare for the national Miss United States 2015 pageant in July in Washington, D.C.

Congratulations and Best Wishes Emily!