Photo Credit: Lance Tilford/Limelight Studio 2013
Tess Mandoli is a 16-year-old junior at Mary Institute & Country Day School in St. Louis, Missouri, crowned Miss Missouri's Outstanding Teen 2013 on Friday, June 7.
She will spend her year promoting the Children's Miracle Network and her personal platform of the National Diversity Alliance as well as serving as the ambassador for the Miss Missouri's Outstanding Teen Organization.
Tess represented Missouri in the Miss America's Outstanding Teen Pageant, held in Orlando, Florida, August 13-17. She received the Preliminary Lifestyle & Fitness Award and placed 3rd Runner Up at the national pageant.