Meet The Team

- Program Director

Tiffany LaSha'

Woman of God, proud mother of the beautiful Miss Bella Amore, Philanthropist, Motivational Speaker, Media Personality, Actress, Singer, Writer and Producer. Tiffany LaSha' works youth providing a safe, positive environment for them to thrive. She organizes workshops for educating, empowering and keeping youth connected to their purpose. Through her Elegantly Graceful Program and Pageant organization, families have a village of support to help children embrace their unique gifts, develop talents and sparkle with purpose.
With the distinct recognition of being a 2 time Upstate Black History Maker in 2020 & 2021, Tiffany LaSha' lives by her motto, "When you do it, do it BIG, All The Way Around!

- Elegantly Graceful Program & Pageant Brand Ambassador

Bella Amore

An extremely accomplished pianist recognized as Innovative Piano Studio's Musician of the Year 2019, Bella was also The Outstanding Youth Awards Innovator of the Year, is a competitive gymnast, title holder in competitive cheer, a skilled artist, dancer, singer and actress. Bella Amore also holds the title of Little Miss Footprints, SC. Daughter of Tiffany LaSha', she is the inspiration behind the Elegantly Graceful Program & Pageant Organization. A lover of God, this little jewel is well on her way to becoming a world changer!

- Pageant Coordinator

Asha Mayfield

Having competed and placed in pageants since her teens, Asha is a wealth of knowledge for our participants who will learn stage presence, how to walk with elegance & grace, and other pageant skills. Working with youth as her profession, Asha brings another element to our participants who benefit greatly from her expertise.

- Public Relations

Ty Turner

Eloquent emcee, wordsmith, creative visionary, inspirational media personality and head of All TY'D Up public relations, Ty is our media conduit articulating info to the press and public. The publicist of Tiffany LaSha', she is working to build partnerships and branding. Woman of God, wife, girl mom, corporate leader, Ty believes in PR with purpose.

- EGP Stage Director

Kira Buton

Momager to an incredibly talented, newly minted Disney darling as well as manager to our very own Bella Amore, Kira Burton has the skills to make magic! As EGP Stage Director. she makes sure that everything behind the scenes runs smoothly which allows participants, parents, and guests to focus on pageant presentation.

- EGP Emcee

Stephania Talley Priester aka Ms. Jazzy

Radio & on-air personality, author, community activist, marketing director, & mistress of ceremonies known locally & nationally, Mz. Jazzy has a style and personality that her name perfectly describes! Providing pageant ambiance for guests, and guiding participants and parents through the evening's events, Mz. Jazzy electrifies & endears

- Pageant Coach

Jada Samuel

Jada M. Samuel is a creative communicator and change agent. After graduating from the University of South Carolina, Jada began her career as a lifestyle reporter and producer at WIS News 10 in Columbia, SC. She now works as a political communications professional. You may see her on your screens picking your lucky numbers as an on-air host for the South Carolina Education Lottery. In 2014, Jada launched a nonprofit mentoring organization called iShapeMe Inc. that encourages girls to have a high self-esteem, positive body image, a fit and healthy lifestyle and a grounded faith. The organization has hosted events that have reached nearly 300 girls, launched a mentoring program and awarded more than $5,000 in scholarships. Jada competed in the Miss South Carolina Scholarship Competition and finished as a Top 10 finalist as Miss Capital City 2018, Miss Five Rivers 2019 and Miss Greater Greer 2021. She was named the 2020 Quality of Life Award recipient and a 2021 Evening Gown Preliminary Award winner. Jada is currently pursuing her MBA with a focus in marketing and she is an active member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.

- EG Pink Carpet Host

Brittany Brackett

O.Y.A Executive Director, Voice Talent, founder of Outstanding Youth Awards, and head of b dynamic!, Brittany Brackett is an enthusiastically dedicated conduit for youth empowerment in the community. Named 2019 Community Service Award Winner for the Upstate Legacy Committee in Greenville, SC, her organization encourages kids to make strides in their fields of study and interest including Entrepreneur, Innovator, Volunteer & Scholar. Her career includes motivational speaking, TV, film, radio, and journalism. Brittany's effervescent personality makes our pink carpet atmosphere one like no other.

One AMAZING EGP Hospitality Team

A major part of the Elegantly Graceful Program & Pageant magic is the exceptional group of women who make up our hospitality team. Like our program director, these ladies operate with a spirit of excellence. They are committed to ensuring that each pageant participant, parent, vendor, and guest has an unforgettable experience.