‘Find your Fabulous – inside and out’, promotes the discovery of self love, courage, and confidence in women and men of all ages, regardless of life’s challenges.
Be recognized as an institution for those who seek personal growth, empowerment, self-confidence, training, & community involvement.
The mother-daughter team has created a community of people who are wanting to excel from their current situations in life, and becomes a bridge to those who want to pursue their platforms.
The Vegas-born, Miss Fabulous Beauty Pageant was founded by Ellen Stokes in 2016. Ellen’s vision for the pageant was to have a face affiliated to the historic “Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas” sign, bringing light to the Fabulous people of Las Vegas.
Miss Fabulous pageants is unique as the competition open the doors to those who did not have a chance as a young woman or man to compete in any pageants. We view pageantry as a stepping stone for some to achieve their life goals. With the right tools and partnership, Ellen and her daughter as a mother and daughter team are taking the Miss Fabulous Pageants to the next level as it benefits women and men, young and adults. The pageant creates a community of people who are wanting to excel from their current situations in life and become a bridge to those who want to pursue their platforms.
FOUNDER, MOTHER, GRANDMOTHER, INVENTOR & ENTREPRENEUR
Ellen Montehermoso Stokes immigrated to Hawaii in 1976. She got married in 1977 and now the widow of the late USMC CWO3 Danny L. Stokes; A mother of a successful son Kristian Stokes, a successful daughter Kristine Stokes and a grandmother of 2 boys Ethan and Brayden. Ellen is a member of Gold Star Wives Inc., Phillipine Veterans Association and Veterans Chambers of Commerce, amongst other local organizations. Retired from her 14 years career in the Las Vegas hospitality industry, she is now an active member in her community, volunteering with local charity organizations, an inventor and entrepreneur.
Ellen is an award-winning inventor, she designed and patented the “Unisex Therapy Table” in which she won gold award and the “Woman Inventor of the Year” Award, INPEX 2013”. She competed with 620 inventors at the Inventors Convention in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA. She is currently in pursuit of manufacturing her invention. Unisex Therapy table is especially designed for women who have sensitive breast. The table has a breast opening to accomodate womens breast while having massage. The Table has other purposes as well.
Ellen as an entrepreneur, had several business prior to establishing Miss Fabulous Pageants in 2017. Miss Fabulous is a unique beauty pageant promoting the discovery of self love, the art of courage, and the act of self confidence. As well as to promote tourism and businesses in Las Vegas, NV. Miss Fabulous Pageants encouraged Ellen to pursue philanthropy by creating the Project Fabulous, a 501c3 non profit organization, supporting mental health awareness and maintenance amongst young and adults.
As a beauty pageant owner and producer, Ellen experienced local beauty pageants and fashion shows to learn the pageant industry. She experienced first hand how to be a contestant, a judge, and an organizer. She also learned the ins and outs of pageants through google and other resources. Ellen competed in local and international pageants.
Ellen is writing a book “Find your fabulous” as a child, Ellen dreamed of a cinderella life. Is that dream came true? Read and find out to “find your fabulous.”
Co-Founder, Daughter, Mother, Model, Talent Manager & Entrepreneur
As a child of a military family, Kristine lived in many parts of the world, giving her the opportunity to experience other cultures and gaining the social skills to adapt easily to her environment. Eventually, Kristine settled down in Las Vegas, Nevada of which she has resided since 1997 with 2 incredible sons, Ethan and Brayden.
As an ambitious, young mother, Kristine decided to pursue the hospitality industry in which she was involved in the opening of world renowned ultra lounges and nightclubs, for companies such as Wynn, MGM, Palms, Hard Rock, Drais and Tao Group.
Leading in management roles , marketing and guest development, gaining expertise in multiple facets of the industry. Working with mega talent from around the world, as well as, marketing geniuses that made the Nightlife industry what it is today. Kristine presently works with the number one Boxing promotions company Top Rank Boxing inc, created and developed the Ring Girl Program, also founding Elevans Management Group, a Life Solutions Consulting Company. Kristine is currently writing her 1st book “My Silent Journey” due to come out late 2022. Inspired by her Mom, the desire to encourage and empower men and women of all ages to “Find your Fabulous” became a passion of hers also. Working with Ellen hand in hand, marketing & hosting Miss Fabulous Pageants and the Project Fabulous. Kristine is also a beauty queen, she won 3 categories in one pageant.
Kristine and the board of directors of Project Fabulous 501c3 non profit organization are developing a 4 step program that provides students and contestants with the proper tools for Mental health awareness and maintenance.
Kristine is ready to mentor and empower you. She is resilient woman, an army of her own.