Chapman crowned Miss Teen America Nation 2016

Celina Chapman, 16, won Miss Teen American Nation 2016. She was already named Miss Southern Teen New England in Preliminaries in May, but went to Virginia Beach to compete for the national title.

She competed Aug. 12-16 and was crowned the 16th. This was her third pageant and was previously named Miss Congeniality 2014 and a top 10 finalist for Miss CT Teen USA.

Chapman is an active member of multiple clubs and activities at Shelton High including Marching Band, Student Council Eboard, Junior Statesmen of America and the National Honors Society.