Our Team

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Gene Moore

Gene Moore is a Jacksonville native and a graduate of Ed White High School. He obtained his Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from the University of West Alabama. Gene has been involved in the cheer and dance industry for over 33 years. As the Head Coach at the University of Florida and owner of the nationally ranked Florida Elite All-Stars, Gene has been recognized as a Who’s Who Among College Coaches! Along with coaching cheer, dance and gymnastics, Gene has been involved with pageants as an individual consultant and judge for the past 24 years.

Gene has been employed with VyStar Credit Union for more than 13 years and is currently the Community Relations Representative for the company.  In addition to his daily work, Gene is the President of Crowning Entertainment LLC and for the past five years has taken on the position of Spirit Program Coordinator at Jacksonville University, coaching their cheer, mascot and dance programs.

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Whitney Hodges

Whitney Hodges has been involved in the pageant industry for over ten years.  She has held numerous titles such as Miss Baker County High School, 2016 Miss Florida Forestry, Miss Jacksonville USA 2017 and 2018 Ms Freedom USA!  Whitney is a graduate of Baker County High School and Jacksonville University where she received her degree in Business Administration graduating Magna Cum Laude. Whitney then went on toe receive her master’s degree in Business Administration with an emphasis on Marketing.  Whitney was a Jacksonville University Cheerleader and a member of Alpha Epsilon Phi Sorority.  Whitney was awarded Who’s Who Among American Colleges and Universities and the Davis School of Business Administration ADP Student of the Year.  Whitney is currently working for SS& C Advent as a Report Analyst.  She is married to her wonderful husband Alan. 

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Amy Calloway

Amy Calloway grew up in Orange Park as a proud “Navy Brat” and has resided in many states along the East and West coasts. She returned to Florida 11 and a half years ago and currently lives in Jacksonville.
Amy is a graduate of West Virginia Wesleyan College, with a degree in Business Management and Fashion Merchandising, and is an alumnae of the Zeta Tau Alpha fraternity. She currently works as a Construction Finance Consultant for Commercial Loan Administrative Solutions, Inc, located in Fleming Island.

Amy has previously taken on the role as an auditor for the Florida Forestry Pageant system and occasionally substitutes as a “Pageant Mom”. She has also been certified as a judge for the Miss America Organization (MAO) pageant system. Amy says she is excited and humbled to be part of an organization that supports our country’s true heroes and their amazing families. Amy has been head of operations for the last four years for the Miss Freedom USA pageant system.