Taylor Wright Whitaker was born into a talented family of musicians, Broadway singers, and pageant queens. Taylor won Miss Arkansas Teen USA getting to compete live on NBC for the Teen USA crown. Her love for the Miss USA system didn’t stop there. She competed in Miss Arkansas USA, winning Overall Interview in 2011, Overall Evening Gown in 2010, and third runner up in 2010. She competed in the Arkansas Outstanding Teen Program at the age of thirteen where she won the Genesis Newcomer Award, and the following year won the non-finalist talent award. She also loved competing in the Cinderella Scholarship Pageant system, and was first runner-up three times before finally capturing the crown of International Cinderella Woman in 2009.
She has been classically trained in ballet, tap, vocals, and violin. Taylor started modeling at three years old. Her print work can be seen in multiple Pageantry Magazines and helped bring Feisty La’rae Pageant Wear to prominence as the “little bare foot girl.” She has also been featured in Justine Magazine, Seventeen, Teen Vogue, Teen Prom, Little Rock Times, Dillard’s, JcPenney, and Leisure Arts, to name a few. She has modeled for Tony Bowls and Mon Cheri in Dallas, Atlanta, New York, and Las Vegas markets. She also hosted a Christian Music Video show called “Nailed.” While living in New York City, Taylor walked the runway at New York’s glamorous Fashion Week.
Taylor’s love for the Miss USA system has lead to her join with the Vanbros Team. She now gets the opportunity to do what she loves most, to help young women reach their full potential. Taylor Wright Whitaker specializes in interview, onstage poise and presence, public speaking, hair, cosmetic art, and customizing the perfect pageant wardrobe. Taylor has been praised for her ability to consistently transform young women into state, national, and international title holders.