Ashley Coleman Thayer
Ashley Coleman, Miss Teen USA 1999, has been in the entertainment industry since the young age of 8 years old, starting out as a print and runway model. In her senior year in high school, she competed and won Miss Delaware Teen USA, which took her to win Miss Teen USA 1999. Ashley had the opportunity to live in New York City, fulfilling the duties of the title and pursuing her dreams of becoming an actress and model. Ashley moved to Los Angeles in 2003 to continue the dream. She has been a Barker’s Beauty on the Price is Right, acted in films and soap operas, modeled for companies like Target, AT&T;, Tommy Hilfiger, and in magazines like Seventeen and Delaware Today. She has also hosted TV shows and many pageants. Throughout her career, she has judged many local and national pageants, including Miss Teen USA. Ashley is currently a pageant coach, and narrator for the Toyota Auto show team. She resides in Wilmington, Delaware with her husband and two adorable daughters.