Vegas born, Miss Fabulous Las Vegas Beauty Pageant was founded by Ellen Stokes of Fabulous Crowns, in 2016. Ellen’s vision for the pageant was to have a face affiliated to the historic “Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas” sign, bring light to the Fabulous people of Las Vegas and promote Local businesses.

“Our Mission, ‘Find your Fabulous – inside and out’, is a unique beauty pageant that promotes the discovery of Self Love, Courage & Confidence in Women and Men, of all ages, regardless of life’s challenges.”

As a recognized 501 (c) 3 non-profit oranization, Project Fabulous believes in mentorship through pageantry, breaking the traditional pageant barriers and assisting everyone to “Find your Fabulous – inside and out”.

Ellen Montehermoso Stokes

Founder, Mother, Grandmother, Inventor & Entrepreneur

Ellen Montehermoso Stokes is a widow of the late Danny Stokes, chief warrant officer USMC. A mother of 2 grown kids and a grandmother of 2 boys. Ellen is an award-winning inventor. She designed and developed the “Unisex Therapy Table” in which she won the “Woman Inventor of the Year Award, INPEX 2013” Convention which was held in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA.

For years Ellen has been going to a variety of local beauty pageants and fashion shows to kam the industry and experience first hand how to be a contestant, a judge, and an organizer. Ellen participated and won Miss Classic Nevada 2018. In 2017 Ellen and Kristine Stokes founded the Miss Fabulous Las Vegas Beauty Pageant.

Kristine Stokes

Co-Founder, Daughter, a Mother, Model, Talent Manager & Entrepreneur

As a child of a military family, she lived in many parts of the country. Eventually, Kristine settled down in Las Vegas, Nevada of which she has resided since 1996.

She worked with many prestigious companies like Palms, MGM, Hard Rock, TAO Group, and Wynn Casino. Through her work, she associated with many celebrities in the boxing world like Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather as well as movie stars such as Justin Beiber, Sylvester Stallone etc.

Kristine Stokes is well known in the Las Vegas Entertainment and Nightclub industry as well as other venues on the Las Vegas strip. Her lips were on display for 5 years in Drai’s night club, Bally’s, The Flamingo, and on many billboards.