Directors

Sonja Blewett is a former Miss Alaska Teen USA 2005 and top 15 semifinalist at Miss Teen USA .  She is recognized for her accomplishments in the bikini and fitness industry for her national placements.  Sonja placed top 15 as a semi finalist for the Olympia Flex Bikini Competition and winner of the Miss Alaska Figure and Miss Anchorage Figure. 

Sonja is a University of Alaska graduate with a Bachelor of Business Administration Management and the Corporate Secretary/Treasurer of Garness Engineering Group Ltd.   Outside of pageantry and work, she enjoys spending time with her three children and husband. 

Rachel Saldana is a lifelong Alaskan and former Miss Alaska Teen USA 2002.  Rachel  has been involved with Alaska pageantry for over 20 years.  She has held numerous state and local titles including her most recent as Mrs. Alaska United States 2013.  In 2009 she began volunteering with the Miss Alaska USA & Miss Alaska Teen USA Pageant which provided the opportunity to coach, train and mentor many state titleholders and contestants.   Rachel enjoys co-directing the Miss Alaska USA & Miss Alaska Teen USA Pageant with her sister Sonja. 

Aside from pageantry Rachel has a degree in Healthcare Management and currently works as a Business Advisor for two-time Malcolm Baldrige Award winning healthcare organization Southcentral Foundation.  She has been married to her husband Nick for six years and mother to their daughter Vivien and son Nicholas Roman.