About The National Director

Mrs. Lowona Crawford is CEO of Miss California Regional State Pageant a 15 year veteran in pageantry.  She holds over 15 local pageants that lead to the Miss California Regional State Pageant and soon to have a leading National Pageant in 2019.  Mrs. Crawford has had many different formalwear stores, starting from Okinawa Japan to the United States. She along with her daughter Rikayah Crawford has had the privilege to coach several former Miss California’s & Miss USA State & National titleholders.

Mrs. Crawford, started producing city pageant in 2009. She started with 3 cities which were called Tri Valley Pageants, the more pageant she produced, the more different cities reach out to her to help grow young women in the surrounding cities. three cities became 15 cities, and still growing. 

In 2014 She became a State director and started a state pageant called Miss California Regional State pageant, she began with 14 original contestants, and grew to over 40 contestants every year. Mrs. Crawford became one of the premier pageant in southern California.

In the summer of 2019, Miss California Regional will launch their new name and become a National pageant line. The new State Pageant will be Miss California Empire USA, under the New National Pageant name of Miss Empire USA, with launching the first national pageant in late summer of 2021.

Mrs. Crawford feels extremely blessed to have a wonderful supportive retired United States Marine Corp. Husband of over  30 years, 3 children and a host of family and friends, she has the best two grandson in the world, who is the apple of her eye.

Mrs. Crawford is a college graduate and has traveled across the United States & Japan producing fashion show & promoting pageantry, most of all giving back to her community. She has traveled across our state promoting the importance of giving back to the community and encouraging young women to respect themselves to achieve their career and life aspirations.

Miss Empire USA