At the end of grand finale at Braden Auditorium Normal, which concludes now with 2022 Miss Illinois Teen USA Dawn Parks crowned by Reigning Queen Gissell Bahena as her successor. She is Miss Cook County Teen USA.
Dawn Parks Miss Illinois Teen USA 2022 will represent The Illinois state at Miss Teen USA 2022.
She is Student of Joliet Junior College Culinary Arts who describes herself "Future World Renown Chef".
She has won The IL Teen USA Crown in Contest with 30 Other Teens. Now 38 years have passed after The First Miss Teen USA 1984 Cherise Haugen from Illinois. If Dawn Parks wins Miss Teen USA 2022 then she will be the second.
When you show up authentic, you create a space for others to do the same. Stand tall and walk in your truth!!!! Photo by @magicdreamsproductions H&M by @constantine_james
I’m so blessed and grateful for my village. Thank you all for your continued support and love as I prepare for this journey.
With 17 days left until I begin competing for my dream job, I wanted to share my official ad page.
Photo by @magicdreamsproductions
H&M by @constantine_james
Dress: @sherrihill @competitive_image
Dawn Parks wished Happy New Year Jan 1, 2022 and announced her as IL Teen USA Contestants "I want to wish everyone a safe, happy and healthy new year. With a new year comes new possibilities and opportunities. I’m so excited to announce that I will be competing for the 2022 Miss Illinois Teen USA title in May. Photographer: Matty Jacobsen, H & M: Constantine James Lupu-Haritos