Judges are carefully picked by the pageant owner. If you are interested in judging for Addicted to Glamour, please email rick@glamourpageantry.com with your information and inquiry.

National Judges

11021341_10153623218154202_1887751612079594289_oJohnathan Thacker – Head Judge

Columbus, OH

Current owner of the community platform based pageant Gay Ohio Pageantry, Johnathan Thacker has judged dozens of pageants in and around Ohio. He has been an advocate for pageantry for a number of years and is the former promoter for Ohio USofA.



Brook Lynn HytesBrooke Lynn Hytes

Nashville, TN

As Miss Continental 2014-2015, Brooke Lynn Hytes has judged multiple Continental preliminary pageants. In her spare time, she loves to travel and do yoga. She would like to let the contestants know to “Be the most GLAMOROUS version of yourself!”



312953_253800504677823_145055512_nKevin Carlson

Cleveland, OH

Former Mr. Addicted to Glamour, Kevin Carlson has been a judge at many pageants around the country and has placed top 5 in the Mr. Continental pageant. He is also a former Mr. Ohio All-Star and Mr. USA Unlimited Classique 2012.



Richard CraniumRichard Cranium

Evansville, Indiana

Richard Cranium is a respected male impersonator and faux queen; former titles include Mister USofA MI 2009, Mister Indiana King, Mister Brickhouse, Mister Someplace Else (Evansville), Miss Duchess of Brickhouse, & Mister circle city Indianapolis Pride MI. Cranium has judged many pageants including America, Continental, USofA, All American Goddess, EOY, and recently Mr. and Miss Gay Ohio.
Cranium is also owner and creative leader of Headworks Productions, creates costumes, music mixes, choreography, artwork, and pottery.  Cranium lives in Indiana with a dog named Annabelle and girlfriend of five years Michelle Ferguson. Cranium would like to tell the contestants that “you are who you pretend to be… So try pretending to be someone you can live with. Glam it up bitches! I’m watching.”

IMG_546220128893778_1_1_1Octavius Rashad

Dayton, OH

Octavius is a Native Ohian and has been involved in entertainment and pageantry for over 15 years. He has had the pleasure of judging within the EOY, Continental, and USofA pageantry systems amongst other pageants across the midwest. He is Co-CEO of Platinum Gem City Pageantry and has held titles throughout Ohio including Mr. Addicted To Glamour,  Mr. Gay Black Ohio, Mr. Ohio All Star. He is a  former  Mr. Circle City Regional of Indiana,  Mr. Tri-State All Star Regional of Pittsburg, PA, and Mr. Black National of Washington, DC.  Special note to all contestants: “enjoy, and fully be in the moment.”


Brooklyn StarrBrooklyn Starr

Columbus, OH

Former Miss All American Goddess At Large, Brooklyn Starr has judged many pageants throughout the country. Brooklyn has also performed in Indianapolis, IN where she was featured at places like Talbott Street. She has also reigned as Miss Gay Southern Cities 2011.



IMG_0013Shari Turner

Cleveland, OH

As the first Miss Addicted to Glamour, Shari Turner has represented Addicted to Glamour throughout its growth and has judged many pageants for A2G and other systems along the way. She is also former Miss Gay Black Ohio, Miss Gay Akron, and Miss Ohio Continental.