Ex-Miss Arkansas named new Miss America CEO after email scandal

Posted: May 18, 2018 at 4:30 a.m.

In this Aug. 30, 2017 photo, contestants attend a welcoming ceremony for the Miss America competition on the Atlantic City, N.J. Boardwalk. On Thursday, May 17, 2018, the Miss America Organization announced it has installed women in the organization's three top leadership posts following an email scandal last winter involving male leaders. (AP Photo/Wayne Parry)

The Miss America Organization is putting women in its three top leadership positions in the aftermath of an email scandal in which male officials were caught making vulgar and insulting comments about past winners of the beauty pageant.

Regina Hopper through the years

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