Michaela Gabriella Sigmon is a 21-year-old native of Chesapeake, Virginia. She has been dancing since the age of 4, and has always loved performing and being on stage. At the age of 16, Michaela was privileged to join a professional dance company, Master Works Touring Company. She has had the opportunity to dance in Israel, Time Square, and as summer entertainment for Beach Street USA in Virginia Beach. With a desire to become a Sportscaster, she is working towards her BA in Journalism at Old Dominion University where she holds a 4.0 GPA. She is pursuing a minor in Dance and Performing Arts.
Michaela won the title of Miss Greater Richmond and used that as a springboard to winning the title of Miss Virginia in 2016. As well as pageants, Michaela has won local, state, and national titles in dance and modeling. Branching out to use her other talents, Michaela has appeared in “Supermodel” and “Pageantry” magazines; and, has had guest appearances on the television shows “FBI Criminal Pursuit,” “Alaska: Cold Blooded Killers,” and was a guest on “The 700 Club.” Michaela’s life’s motto is “the greatest blessing is to be a blessing.” This motto led her to understand the importance of valuing others from a young age and led to the creation of her platform “Making it Matter”. With her passion for dance, feeding the hungry, and her love for people, Michaela is leading by example and hoping to help others! She wants to do her best to live a life that, daily, promotes her platform: “Making it Matter.”