Mary Pink ’13, M.A. ’15 has been crowned Miss Vietnam California 2019 at the annual pageant held at the Santa Clara Convention Center on Jan. 26, 2019. As a child, Pink attended Silver Oak Elementary in San Jose, where she now teaches a first grade/second grade combo class. She has a Bachelor of Science in both Liberal studies and sociology as well as a Master of Arts in Teaching and a teaching credential (MATTC program at SCU). Pink was selected out of a field of 19 pageant contestants to be the queen of the court and also crowned the winner of the competition. The contest consisted of an interview competition one day before the pageant day (closed to the public), a traditional dance, introductions, an evening gown portion, and a traditional dress competition as well as answering questions.