Winter Noel, 9, Miss Oakland Congeniality


Winter Noel of Oakland was crowned Miss Congeniality in the 2013 Miss Teen Oakland pageant competition on Saturday, April 6.
Judged on personality and modeling routines of casual and formal wear, Noel participated in the Junior Pre-Teen division, one of four divisions in which young ladies ages 7 to 19 competed.
Winter says she was excited to make new friends and gain self-confidence in the competition. A member of Mills Grove Christian Church Disciples of
Christ in Oakland, she looks forward to attending college and studying to be a veterinarian.