Transgender Brian Nguyen won the title of a local Miss America pageant, “Miss Greater Derry 2023” and was awarded a crown and a scholarship.
“I think it’s time to introduce myself! My name is Brian Nguyen, I’m 19 and I’m currently a freshman at Nashua Community College majoring in business,” Nguyen wrote on Instagram.
Brian added ” In the 100 year history of Miss America, I have officially become the FIRST transgender titleholder within the Miss America Organization. No words can describe the feeling of having the opportunity to serve my community and represent my community for the very first time at Miss New Hampshire. I am so honored to be crowned your new Miss Greater Derry 2023, and I am thrilled to show you all what I have up my sleeves. This will be an amazing year“
“I hope to use my certification so that I can create sustainable, ethical and inclusive products such as clothing, cosmetics and accessories. I also hope to continue growing my career in the modeling and social media industry,” he added in his post, which was accompanied by photos from the competition.
The Miss Greater Derry Scholarship Program offers scholarships to “young women” between the ages of 17 and 24.
Who Is Brian Nguyen ?
Brian Nguyen is 19 years old and is a freshman at Nashua Community College. She is majoring in Business Management.
She has also started the #QueensAreEverywhere social media movement that helps youngsters “develop self-confidence, realize their potential, and become the leaders of their destiny.” The movement aims to aid those who have faced multiple challenges in their lives.