1999 Miss Nevada

GINA GIACINTO

1999 Gina Giacinto, Las VegasHOMETOWN:  San Diego, CA/Las Vegas    BIRTHDAY:
AGE: 24    HAIR: Brown    EYES:      HEIGHT:
EDUCATION:    Speech Pathology Major at University of Nevada- Reno
TALENT:  Vocal & Sign Language
PLATFORM: Heighten awareness of eating disorders
TRIVIA:
  • Preliminary Swimsuit Winner at Miss America
  • Sang a song she wrote at Miss America – “Dreams were given wings to fly on”
  • Was a Radio City Rockette at the Flamingo Hilton when she won Miss Nevada
QUOTE:
  • “The Miss America Pageant is empowering because each winner has a platform to pursue” – 8/22/1999
MISS NEVADA PAGEANT ():
  • CONTESTANTS/SPONSORS/TALENT
  1. Gina Giacinto (Miss Nevada), Miss Las Vegas
  2. Megan Glasson, Miss Douglas County
  3. Destiny Lake, Miss Elko County
  4. Angela Juris, Miss Fallon
  5. Gema Prieto, Miss Bonneville
  6. Heidi Alder, Miss Gold Country
  7. Amy Wegner, Miss Humboldt County
  8. Tiffany Good, Miss Lake Tahoe
  9. Jennifer Putnam, Miss Mesquite
  10. Amy Spoon, Miss Northeast Nevada
  11. Teresa Benitez, Miss Reno
  12. Angelina Reed, Miss Silver State
  13. Jaclyn Silvernale, Miss Sparks
  14. Jenee Conway, Miss Truckee Meadows
  15. Christina O’Neil, Miss University of Nevada – Reno
  16. Nicole Kasday, Miss Washoe County
  17. Ana Luna, Miss Wendover
  18. Shana Mitchell, Miss Winnemucca
*Scholarships –  Miss NV – $10,000
LATER YEARS
  • Married name: Gina Simms