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Life After the Crown is an interview based podcast where 3-Time Emmy winning pageant host Tim Tialdo welcomes former pageant contestants, titleholders and women of influence to share inspiring and real stories about their successful professional and life experiences across many different industries. They also share useful advice on how to make the transition from pageant life to the real world.

Aug 27, 2019

Is being Miss America as hard as it sounds? Does it make life easier after you win? What the's hardest part about being a national titleholder? Today Miss America 2017 Savvy Shields answers all these questions and so much more as we unpack her last few years and what it has been like to be Miss America, see...


Aug 20, 2019

In this episode Shandi and I compare pageantry today versus when she was Miss USA in 2004, which was also the TV ratings height of pageantry when viewership was in the tens of millions. Are Pageants still relevant today? And if they are, where are they headed? We tackle some of the incredibly controversial issues and...


Aug 13, 2019

Betty Maxwell (Cantrell) was crowned Miss America 2016 in Atlantic City. After her year as Miss America, she came out with her first album called “Nicotine” which is available on iTunes and Spotify). So what's she doing now and what does she think of all the changes inside the Miss America Organization since giving...


Aug 6, 2019

To Learn More About Nicole, head to her website

In this Episode you'll learn:

How she got started in the world of fitness (2:30)

Who some of her inspirations early on were (6:00)

Coming back from 2 physical injuries to become a world champion (7:00)

How she embraced her more muscular look  early in her career...