New Grad Devan Fogarty Vies for Miss Pennsylvania Title

Devan Fogarty 2014, who was crowned the 2014 Miss Pennsbury at the Miss Neshaminy Valley PA Scholarship Competition in March, will represent eastern Bucks County, Pa., when she competes for the title of Miss Pennsylvania in Pittsburgh on June 11, 12 and 14. The winner will compete for the title of Miss America 2015 in Atlantic City, N.J. in September.

Miss PennsylvaniaFogarty, a graduate of Ocean City High School in New Jersey, earned a bachelor of science degree in mathematics during the commencement ceremony in May. She will continue her education in preparation for a career as a secondary mathematics teacher. A jazz dancer, she is the daughter of Lisa and John Fogarty of Marmora, N.J. Her platform for the pageant is Stand Up Against Bullying, an organization that creates awareness of the impact of bullying on young people.