Miss New York, Mallory Hytes Hagan was crowned Miss America 2013 at the Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino in Las Vegas this past Saturday evening.
Mallory's triumphant walk across the stage was just the beginning of a journey that will take her to every corner of the country during her year of service as Miss America 2013. She will travel approximately 20,000 miles each month speaking to audiences about her platform "Stop it Now-Child Sexual Abuse" and acting as the official National Goodwill Ambassador for Children's Miracle Network Hospitals. Children's Miracle Network Hospitals, a non-profit organization dedicated to saving and improving the lives of children by raising funds for children's hospitals, is the national platform partner of the Miss America Organization.
In addition, Miss America 2013 will be the official spokesperson for Amway, Joseph Ribkoff Inc. and Catalina Swimwear.
Hagan is kicking off her national media tour and making appearances. She will be making a special visit to Good Morning America, The View, and Extra tomorrow to talk about her new role as Miss America and the journey ahead as she promotes the Miss America Organization and its Scholarship Program!