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Nadgeena Jerome Miss Long Island 2022 (left) and Jessica Fuentes Miss Long Island Teen 2022 (right) (Photos by Ed Shin)

The 2022 Miss Long Island and Miss Long Island Teen Queens have been crowned.

J&L Dream Productions, Inc., is proud to announce the newest Long Island Queens! On Jan. 16 at the Madison Theatre at Molloy College, Jessica Fuentes from Massapequa was crowned Miss Long Island Teen 2022 and Nadgeena Jerome from Baldwin was crowned Miss Long Island 2022.

They will begin their year of appearances promoting their platforms and engaging in the Long Island community. Jessica will be promoting her platform of mental health awareness and Nadgeena will be promoting her advocacy of mental health awareness through her initiative #reversethestigma.

Later this year, the 2022 queens will compete for the titles of Miss New York USA and Miss New York Teen USA, a title that is no stranger to the Long Island Pageants.

Nadgeena Jerome was crowned Miss Long Island 2022, and Jessica Fuentes was crowned Miss Long Island Teen 2022 (Courtesy J&L Dream Productions, Inc.)
Miss Long Island & Miss Long Island Teen 2022 (Photo by Ed Shin)

Other award winners include:

Top 5 Finalists Miss
Miss Long Island 2022, Nadgeena Jerome, Belmont
1st Runner Up, Maxine Cesar, Valley Stream
2nd Runner Up, Moumita Khondakar, Dix Hills
3rd Runner Up, Lianne Webb, Baldwin
4th Runner Up, Candace Johnson, Amityville

Top 5 Finalists Teen
Miss Long Island Teen 2021, Jessica Fuentes, Massapequa
1st Runner Up, Angelica Rivera, Merrick
2nd Runner Up, Kennedy Ramos, Oceanside
3rd Runner Up, Abigaille St. Fort, Valley Steam
4th Runner Up, Gabriella Abruzzo, Massapequa

Other Award Winners
Miss Photogenic Teen: Abigaille St. Fort, Valley Stream
Miss Photogenic: Janette Sheldrick, Centereach

Community Queen Teen: Emily Hall, Valley Stream
Community Queen Miss: Madisyn King, Shoreham

Directors Award Teen: Madeleine Cannon, Massapequa
Directors Award Miss: Lianne Webb, Baldwin

Pageantry Spirit Award: Matessa Turner, Amityville

I Am An Inspiration Teen: Angelica Rivera, Merrick
I Am An Inspiration Miss: Katrina Albanese, Center Moriches

Leader of Tomorrow Award Teen: Kennedy Ramos, Oceanside
Leader of Tomorrow Award Miss: Nadgeena Jerome, Baldwin

People’s Choice Teen: Erin Garnier and Sofia Garnier, Valley Stream
People’s Choice Miss: Candace Johnson, Amityville

Miss Congeniality Teen: Madeleine Cannon, Massapequa
Miss Congeniality: Katrina Albanese, Center Moriches

To follow Miss Long Island and Miss Long Island Teen’s journey to the state title or to request the 2022 queens for an appearance, please contact [email protected] for more information on how you can become the next Miss Long Island or Miss Long Island Teen, visit lipageants.com.

Geanna Koulouris Miss New York Teen USA 2021 & Briana Siaca Miss New York 2021 (Photo by Ed Shin)
Cj Marie Miss NY senior America 2015, Jane Rubinstein Miss NY senior 2014 & Carol Damato (Photo by Ed Shin)
David Fuentes, Miss 2022 Long Island Teen Jessica Fuentes, and Jeanine Fuentes (Photo by Ed Shin)

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