Arizona Miss Amazing is made possible by our dedicated and experienced volunteer committee. 


STATE DIRECTOR

Wendy Lathrope- Wendy joined Arizona Miss Amazing in 2016.  She has been a special educator for nearly 10 years. She also has a background in public relations, advertising and event planning. Wendy holds a B.A. in communication and an M.A. in public relations from Rowan University in southern New Jersey, and an M.A. in special education from Grand Canyon University.  Wendy currently works with the special education leadership team at Mesa Public Schools.  She lives in Scottsdale with her husband, daughter and three cats.

Email: wendylathrope@missamazingpageant.com

DIRECTOR OF BUDDIES

Sheri Brenner- Sheri has been teaching students with autism for 11 years, and she enjoys seeing them everyday in class.  She is a Mesa native and attended Mesa Public Schools.  She went on to get her Bachelor's degree at Ottawa and her Master's degree from, Grand Canyon University.  Sheri has two children, ages 17 and 20.  During the weekends, she likes to travel throughout Arizona and see the many sites the state has to offer. 

DIRECTOR OF PARTICIPANTS

Kaitlin Winter- Kaitlin received her degree in Elementary and Special Education from Northern Arizona University.  She has worked with children with special needs for years.  She has serviced those with autism, emotional disabilities, Down Syndrome and more.  She enjoys working with children, teaching them and watching them learn.  In her free time, she loves being outdoors and exploring.