2018 Prom Model Finalists
Jordan Gibilisco: TOP 3 FINALIST
Congratulations to Jordan Gibilisco! Red Door Boutique and Walt Jedzeniak Photography are excited to announce the first Prom Model Finalist of 2018. Jordan is a junior at Glastonbury High School and with her outgoing personality it is no surprise that she is a varsity cheerleader for both football and basketball. She is also a coach for the Glastonbury Youth Football Cheerleading team and is an active member of the Interact and Art Clubs.
Emmy Norton: TOP 3 FINALIST
Congratulations to Emmy Norton of North Branford High School! Red Door Boutique and Walt Jedzeniak Photography are excited to announce the third Prom Model Finalist of 2018. Emmy Norton plans to pursue exercise science as a field of study in her next few years at either Syracuse University or University of Connecticut. She spends much of her time playing three sports: Field Hockey, Ice Hockey, and Lacrosse. She is the captain of all three of her sports and in her four years has earned all state honors in each. Emmy is a high honors student and president of North Branford's National Honor Society. Emmy also enjoys skiing, art, traveling with her family, and shopping in search for new and unique trends.
Gabby Petrone: TOP 3 FINALIST
Congratulations to Gabby Petrone of E.O. Smith High School. Gabby is a junior at E.O. Smith. Red Door Boutique and Walt Jedzeniak Photography are excited to announce the fourth Prom Model Finalist of 2018. Gabby enjoys participating in her High School’s Best Buddies Club and Unified Basketball Team and wants to pursue special education as a field of study in college. She plays varsity field hockey and softball for her high school. She was a captain for her field hockey team as a junior. She has been on the honor roll since freshmen year. In her spare time she enjoys watching Disney movies and hanging with her friends.
Congratulations to Abby Potticary! Red Door Boutique and Walt Jedziniak Photography announce Abby as a Finalist in their 2018 Prom Model Contest. Abby is a junior at RHAM High School, where she enjoys being on the varsity track and cross country teams and spending time with friends. She is an active member in the National Honors Society and volunteers at Saint Francis Hospital. Her life ambitions are to continue running and graduate with a degree in the medical field to help others in need.
Congratulations to Kellie Ward, a junior from South Windsor High School. She is extremely active both inside and outside of school, serving as the leader for an organization at her school that raises money for the patients at Connecticut Children's Medical Center. She is the student representative for South Windsor's Board of Education. Kellie spends most of her time playing varsity field hockey and running track. She earned All Academic team while playing these sports, and is member of her school's National Honors Society. In the future she is interested in pursuing either nursing or teaching, because she enjoys helping others. In her spare time, she enjoys baking and spending time with her family and friends.
Congratulations to Emma Anziano for being selected as our next Prom Model Finalist! Emma Anziano is a junior at Haddam Killingworth High School where she is a yearbook editor, and is a member of the National French and Art Honor societies. She is a three season varsity athlete who runs on her school's successful cross country, indoor and outdoor track teams. Emma is a high honors student who is planning to study biology or pharmacy in college. Emma enjoys playing with her dogs and lifeguards at the beach in the summer with her twin brother.
Congratulations to Taylor Guss, who is our next Prom Model Finalist! Taylor is a senior at Nathan Hale Ray High School. In college, she plans to study psychology to become a psychologist specializing in adolescent behavior. Taylor works at a retirement home serving the residents and putting a smile on their faces. In her spare time, she enjoys hanging out with her friends.
We are excited to announce our 9th Prom Model Finalist, Peighton Stirt! Peighton is a junior at Tolland HS. She is a member of the Prom Committee, the elite Eastern Regionals Choir along with the Tolland Elite Choir AKA Madrigals, and the bodybuilding community. She plays volleyball, track and field, the guitar and the piano. She was nominated for the Tolland Chapter of the Mark Twain National Honors Society. In college, Peighton plans to study English to become an Entertainment Attorney. In her spare time, Peighton enjoys writing and performing original vocal compositions, diverse forms of literature, fashion design, traveling and keeping up with the latest trends, nutrition, aiding in the growth and development of Minskin kittens, and spending time with friends and family.