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Current Lexington County resident chosen as Mrs. South Carolina America 2024

West Columbia, SC 05/15/2024 - Mrs. Greater Columbia, ASHLEY CAULDER, from West Columbia, SC was crowned the 2024 Mrs. South Carolina America at the annual Mrs. South Carolina pageant held on May 5th, at The James Warren Citizen’s Center Theatre in Lincolnton NC. The delegates competed in three areas of competition, including interview, swimsuit, and evening gown.  This is the 48th year of the Mrs. South Carolina America pageant, directed by Executive Director’s Wendy & Frederick C. Galle III. Celebrating this occasion with Ashley Caulder were her family and friends, along with former Mrs. South Carolina America’s and Mrs. South Carolina American’s to welcome Ashley Caulder into this elite group of exceptional women who have come before her. The winner of Mrs. South Carolina America receives: a huge prize list and an all-expense paid trip to compete at the next Mrs. America pageant.

Ashley Caulder is married to Martin Caulder and has two children, Aiden and Abigail. Ashley is a stunning brunette beauty queen; she is 5 ft 5 inches tall with beautiful brown eyes. Ashley is an Assistant Principal for a title 1 Elementary School in Cayce SC. As an elementary administrator and previous special education teacher, Ashley is passionate about advocating for inclusion. Ashley is interested in representing South Carolina at the national Mrs. America competition advocating for the inclusion of children, teens and adults with exceptionalities and also empowering individuals to be their authentic selves. Ashley will also passionate support the Victoria’s Voice Foundation stopping drug abuse and preventing overdose deaths.


The South Carolina Pageant is very proud to have Ashley Caulder as the 2024 Mrs. South Carolina America. She will be competing at the 48th annual Mrs. America pageant, August 28th, 2024, at the International Theatre, where Elvis Presley once played, in the Westgate Resort Casino and Spa in Las Vegas, Nevada. Ashley Caulder will be competing among 51 amazing woman who are vying to win the coveted title of Mrs. America 202. The winner of Mrs. America will go on to compete at the next Mrs. World pageant late in 2024.  Please follow Ashley’s journey to the Mrs. America Pageant and throughout her reign at @NCSCPAGEANTS For scheduling appearances, please contact Fred Galle 704-807-7508.


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