Panel of Judges: Miss USA 2006

Preliminary Judges will choose the top 15 quarter finalists of Miss USA 2006 Beauty Pageant and will be reveled during the live telecast on on April 21:

* Jeff Kimbell - businessman involved in lobbying, political strategy, real estate, and entertainment.
* Kerry Cavanaugh - North American brand manager for CoverGirl cosmetics.
* Natasha O'Dell - producer for Black Entertainment Television's Special Projects Division.
* Valerie Boyce - an agent for Trump Model Management.
* Arnold Williams - manager of Abrams, Foster, Nole & William (based in Pennsylvania) since 1993.
* Robb Merrit - Vice President of a commercial real estate developer based in Baltimore, MD.
* Rhona Gaff - Vice President at the Trump Organization and is best known as the woman who rings Apprentice candidates each morning to give candidate their directions.

The celebrity panel judges during the live telecast will be the one to decide the eventual Miss USA 2006 winner:

* Jillian Barberie - actress and entertainer reporter for Good Day LA.
* Donny Deutsch - executive and talk show host.
* Gina Drosos - Vice President and General Manager of Global Cosmetics for Procter & Gamble.
* Steve Madden - founder of a footwear company that bears his name.
* Nicole Linkletter - fashion model who won America's Next Top Model, Cycle 5.
* Donald Trump Jr. - Executive Vice President for Development and Acquisitions and son of pageant owner Donald Trump.
* James Hyde - starred as Sam Bennett on NBC's Passions for seven years.
* Hines Ward - wide receiver for the Pittsburgh Steelers.
* Chad Hedrick - speed skater and world record holder.

  • Official Delegates
  • Top 15 Quarter Finalists
  • Top 10 Semi-Finalists
  • Top 5 Finalists
  • Winner and runners-up

    "To God be the Glory".