Megan Pinckney • Miss SC USA 2013
Age 21 | Charleston, SC
Megan Tyler Pinckney is a Charleston, South Carolina native and the daughter of Sabrina Pinckney.
Megan is a senior fashion-merchandising student at The University of South Carolina. With her degree, she plans to become a buyer for a high-end department store, own her own boutique, build a lifestyle brand, and possibly become the editor of a magazine. She has served as an intern to the Sherri Hill team, accompanying them at markets and New York Fashion Week, and serves as a member of the National Retail Federation. Megan had the opportunity to study abroad in Italy where she studied the food and fashion of the Italian culture.
Megan is currently a Legislative Aide for a member of the South Carolina House of Representatives. In her free time she enjoys travelling and immersing herself in new cultures, collecting and reading Vogue magazines, and cheering on the Gamecocks! She also prides herself in the community service work and volunteerism. In 2011, she was a recipient of the Presidential Service award.
On November 17, 2012, Megan was crowned Miss South Carolina USA 2013. She plans to use her title as a platform to continue to spread her program “Karacter begins with K”, a program that instills character building traits such as leadership skills, self-esteem and self-discipline in children, throughout her home state of South Carolina.
Megan looks forward to representing her state at the national Miss USA pageant!