Tammy Johns
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Tammy is a graduate of the University of South Carolina with a Bachelor of Science degree in Marketing. She freelances to provide marketing assistance for local and statewide companies. Tammy is also the owner and director of Dance Station Incorporated featuring the national award-winning dance team, Carolina FreeStyle, in Chapin, South Carolina. Her team has performed all over. They are regular performers at the South Carolina State Fair, Newberry Opera House, Country Tonite Theater in Gatlinburg, Tennessee, Broadway at the Beach in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, Walt Disney World in Florida, and New York City where they have performed on the National NBC television program the Today Show. Tammy and her studio are referenced in Debbie Roberts’ book on How to Run a Successful Dance Studio. Tammy has been seen on several television commercials for hospitals, heath care, car dealerships, public service announcements, and more. She also has co-hosted radio and television programs. Tammy has also adorned the pages of local newspapers and magazines and has modeling in fashion shows and charity events. Mrs. Johns also directs, choreographs, emcees, and performs for many types of events all over the United States.
Tammy also works in the film and television industry.
Tammy serves as Chair on the Board of Directors and works with WIS Television to produce the state Christmas parade, Carolina Carillon State Holiday Parade in Columbia. Along with performing with her studio in local nursing homes several times a year, Mrs. Johns also has a project that sends food to the Manna House and Harvest Hope Food Bank several times a year. Since her accident she helps and supports others who have long recovery times and serious injuries and illnesses. Recently, she is working with the South Carolina Arts Commission, the American Heart Association and American Diabetes Association. She is also heavily involved with the American Cancer Society to help awareness, support and raise money for the organization.  Now Tammy is honored to be a National Spokesperson for American Cancer Society.

Tammy Johns has held numerous local, state and national pageant titles. She is married to Mr. Paul Brown. The couple loves to travel and is very involved in community activities throughout the nation.  Together they believe in the importance of family. Tammy Johns Brown is the reigning  Mrs. United States 2009.
Mrs. United States 2009

Tammy Johns-Brown is Crowned Mrs. United States 2009

July 21- 23, 2009, in Las Vegas 54 beautiful and well accomplished married women gathered and competed for the nation title of Mrs. United States. Competing were all 50 states and Guam, Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands, and District of Columbia. All the ladies competed in interview, swimsuit and evening gown. Then on the final night the top 12 competed in on-stage question, swimsuit and gown. When the winner was called as South Carolina, Tammy Johns-Brown it made it the first time in the pageants 23 year history that a state won the title 2 years in a row. Gariane Gunter, Mrs. United States 2008 and Tammy Johns-Brown, Mrs. Unites States 2009 are both thrilled to achieve this honor first. Dr. Gunter is from Leesville and Mrs. Johns is from Chapin.

"Excited, honored and thrilled" is how Tammy felt when Joe Joseph called her name as the new Mrs. United States. "It is such an honor to represent the contemporary married women of today" she states. Tammy is owner of the national award winning dance studio of Dance Station Incorporated featuring Carolina FreeStyle based in Chapin. Her platform is you must dream it, believe it and achieve it. She has been promoting this ideal for over 20 years. This platform came about for Mrs. Johns after she was in a sever car accident that left doctors wondering if she would walk again. Now she not only walks but performs all over the southeast. " Because of my trials, having a national award winning dance team even more special. I get to do what I love all the time."

Very Excited, Honored and Thrilled!
Articles from Local SC newspapers
On July 24, 2009 NBC affiliates in South Carolina announced that Tammy had won the night before. Since she was still in Las Vegas all interviews were done via phone beginning at 1:30 am Las Vegas time which is 4:30 a,South Carolina time.
A few days later the local newspapers around the State ran articles featuring Tammy Johns' win. The phone calls have not stopped.
Tammy returned home on July 27, to more interviews. On July 29, she traveled the state for more interviews and commercials about her win and plans. Next on July 28, Tammy did radio interview for a station in Lakeland, Florida (WLKF). Then on
July 31, she did a 20 minute television segment on a cable channel for Chapin, South Carolina. It has been very busy already.
August 1, 2009
Little Mountain Reunion

The Little Mountain Reunion is the oldest festival in South Carolina. Tammy was involved to participate in the action packed festival.

Later that afternoon Tammy and Paul did a live radio interview with WKDK.
On August 3, 2009, Tammy's grandmother passes away. " I knew it was bad when her  nurse called while I was in Las Vegas." Her funeral was August 5, 2009. " We will miss her greatly. She was a true lady."  Tammy would like to thank the ladies at the competition who listen to her talk about a her grandmother after she received the phone call.
August 8, 2009
Travel to Isle of Palms
Dance Station Incorporated becomes officially Green on July 21, 2009
August 11, 2009
Tammy does a segment for TLC: Welcome Home and Congratulations
August 15, 2009
Appearance at the Saulda Riverfest

August 16, 2009
Television Interview with a NBC Affiliate
Interview aired on WIS during the 6:00 report that evening.
August 18, 2009
Promoting Tourism and Children's Miracle Hospital
August 19, 2009
City Hall Council Meeting
Honored for having a Green Business,
for serving South Carolina and Winning Mrs. United States.
August 22, 2009
Beauty Queens Wanted
The event features a big fashion
show. It was filmed by local
media for the local news and by
TLC for a national show.

Dr. Gariane Gunter, Mrs United States 2008 and Tammy Johns-Brown, Mrs. United States 2009 were recognized for being the first states to be crowned back to back at Mrs. United States.
August 23, 2009
GownARama
       and
Special Send off Party for Mrs. South Carolina America
      and
Miss Universe crowned the same country back to back for the first time in history. - WOW! Two big  pageants make back to back history  this year.

Mrs. United States 2008 and 2009
The production and camera crew that make us look great.
August 29, 2009
Miss Funfest 2009

September 1, 2009
Radio Interview
Recorded interview for broadcast on the coast of South Carolina and North Carolina.
August 21, 2009
Radio Interview
Morning drive for a station in Lakeland, Florida (WLKF).

September 4, 2009
Radio Interview
Live morning segment in Florida.
September 5, 2009
Fashion Show
Model and commentate the Labor Day Fashion Show for Broadway at the Beach in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.
September 5, 2009
Labor Day Celebration
Performed with Carolina FreeStyle for  the Labor Day Celebration at Broadway at the Beach in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.
September 7, 2009
Chapin Labor Day Festival
Participated in my hometown's big Labor Day Festival including the parade.
September 4, 2009
Meet with American Cancer Society
September 12-14 , 2009
Family Time with My Husband
Never forgetting that couples need to spend quality
time together and date.  What  wonderful and much needed special time  with my supportive husband, Paul.
September 18, 2009
Radio Interview
Live morning segment in Florida.
September 19, 2009
Chocolate Affair Scholarship Fund Raiser
Raising money to send several students to college with Ms. United States 2009.
September 22, 2009
Presentation of Resolution from Lexington County Council 
for all of my Accomplishments and Achievements.

September 8, 2009
Radio Interview
Live morning segment in for the coast of North and South Carolina
September 25, 2009
Film with TLC
Working with Breanna on a dance routine she can perform with her physical limitations.
September 26, 2009
Southern Star Pageant
Supporting some dancers.
September 30, 2009
TLC- Premier
Watching the Premier of TLC's newest show: King of the Crown
The new hit show is filmed in South Carolina.
October 1, 2009
State News Paper
The State News paper came to the studio to take photos for an article.
October 4, 2009
Carolina Carillon Pageant
Fund Raiser pageant for the State of South Carolina's official Holiday parade, The Carolina Carillon The family oriented affair is televised and boast an audience of 250,000 or more.
October 10, 2009
Celebration for the Armed Forces
My Niece will be leaving for Iraq on October 23, 2009
October 16, 2009
Travel to Atlanta to meet Johnathan Kayne
Got to meet Tony Bowls and Jim Ball-- all wonderful designers.
Johnathan Kayne
Tony Bowls
October 17, 2009
Project Pet's Annual Fur Ball
October 18, 2009
South Carolina State Fair, second largest state fair in the nation
Emcee with Mr. Joe Pinner the Greatest Grandparent Award.
What an honor -- meeting Charlie Daniels
October 21, 2009
Statewide Community Service Project
Getting the local communities to work together.

TLC- Show
Watching the Premier of TLC's newest show: King of the Crown
Featured on the show with Amanda Bluestein
October 22, 2009
Television Commercial for Sponsor
The commercial will air on the east coast.
October 23, 2009
Television Commercial for the
Carolina Carillon State Holiday Parade.

Grand Marshall for the University of South Carolina Homecoming Parade
Featured on ESPN during the national televised Homecoming Game.
(Carolina Gamecocks WON!)

Perform at the South Carolina State Fair
the second largest state fair

October 24-25 , 2009
Family Time with My Husband
Never forgetting that couples need to spend quality time together.
What  wonderful and much needed special time  with my supportive husband, Paul.
October 26, 2009
Newberry Observer Newspaper
Featured on the front page
Article about physical fitness
October 30, 2009
Radio Interview
Live morning segment in Florida.

Judge Halloween
Costume Contest
Judged the children's
costumes.

October 31, 2009
Live Television Interview to Promote
American Diabetes Association
November is American Diabetes Month
I have family,friends and dancers that live  with diabetes.


Special note:
For the last  20 years I work with people who have a long stay in the
hospital and rehabilitation centers. 
But, out of respect and privacy names and photos will not be posted on this site.
However, if you would like me to speak to someone you know,
please feel free to contact me.

November 7, 2009
Broadway at the Beach
Christmas Tree Lighting
Over 10,000 people came to watch the annual event
that is televised live.
November 9, 2009
Interview for Dance Teacher Magazine
The article will be out in the February issue.
November 13, 2009
Radio Interviews
The AM drive on talk radio
November 13, 2009
Angel Tree Kick- Off Event for the Salvation Army
Live Televised Angel Tree Event for the Coast of South Carolina
Do not forget to your copy of
Pageantry Magazine
The Fall and Winter Editions.
Thank you to my friends at Pageantry.
November 21, 2009
Appearance at Miss Darlington
Congratulations to my friend, Morgan Smoak, Miss Darlington 2010
November 26, 2009
Happy Thanksgiving
I am very Thankful that I am so blessed.
Have fun on Black Friday.
December 5, 2009
South Carolina's State Parade, The Carolina Carillon.
Televised Live with WIS, NBC affiliate.
Choreographed The Opening Number, Participated in the Ribbon Cutting, Performed, worked with the Television personalities, chaired the event.
December 13, 2009
Dazzle's Christmas Party
Fund Raiser for Sister Care.
Do not forget to your copy of
Super Models Unlimited
The Fall and Winter Editions.
Thank you to Super Models!
December 11, 2009
Radio Interviews
The AM drive on talk radio -
Live morning segment in Florida.
discussed: Immigration, Environment, Sate of South Carolina Government, Family and Christmas
December 15 and 16, 2009
Local Children's Christmas Party
Promoting the importance of working together, family and the magic of the holidays.
December 18, 2009
Special Team Christmas Party
The Most Original Gift goes to Sidney from Amanda. It is in the shape of a razor with a poem about Sidney on it. - Congratulations Amanda.
December 19, 2009
Brunch with local ladies
planning the next community protects.

Hat Party 2009
Recognized for volunteering, community service and work on national projects.
Merry Christmas to All.

I wish for everyone in 2010 a very happy, safe, and healthy year.

I am Extremely Blessed and am Very Ready to see what
the New Year has to bring.
September 16, 2009
Statewide Community Service Project
Utilize their talents for the good of the community.
November 18, 2009
Statewide Community Service Project
Promoting unity and diversity.
November 24, 2009
Live Television Promotion for
Statewide Community Service Project

December 9, 2009
Generations Assisted Living
Visited and entertained
December 12, 2009
Fairview Fire Department
Paul is a volunteer fireman.
December 22, 2009
Light at Riverbanks Zoo
Lights at Saluda Shoals Park
appearances

December 14-23, 2009
Paul helped get local homes ready for the winter
for those who are unable.
December 11, 2009
Meet with American Cancer Society
January 8, 2010
Radio Interview
The AM drive on talk radio -
Live morning segment in Florida.
discussed: Child Abduction and Elvis' popularity
January 10, 2010
Special Congratulations to my friends in the hospitals and nursing home and rehab centers that are making great strides.
Please note: Names and photos will not be displayed.
January 15-18, 2010
Special Birthday Weekend
Traveled to Savannah, Georgia and St. Augustine, Florida. Paul and I had a wonderful time. Special thank you to such wonderful people that celebrated with us and treated us like royalty. I am glad we got to help you with your events also. It is such an honor to help people with wonderful, heartfelt events and fund raisers.
January 22 , 2010
Radio Interview
The AM drive on talk radio -
Live morning segment in Florida.
discussed: Welfare and Unemployment
January 24 , 2010
Photo Shoot
With Matt and Meredith Boyd in Atlanta, Georgia

January 25 , 2010
Working with Hospitals
It is hard, but a necessity when you are dealing with an addict.
January 29 , 2010
Working with the State of South Carolina
Promoting the state and the arts.
Thank you to Dance Teacher Magazine for my nice article in the February edition.
January 29 , 2010
Conference with American Cancer Society.
I am honored to join in the fight and be apart of their campaign.
January 30 , 2010
Congratulations Miss America 2010, Caressa Cameron from Virginia
February 5 , 2010
Radio Interview
The AM drive on talk radio -
Live morning segment in Florida.
discussed:Christianity Hypocrisy
February 6 , 2010
Appearance at Triple for Little Miss South Carolina  Preliminary
Congratulations to all the winners. Great job!
February 8 , 2010
American Cancer Society.
I am honored to join in the fight and be apart of their campaign. View updated information on MoreBirthdays.com
February 9 , 2010
I am very proud to announce that I have joined the
American Cancer Society
to Celebrate More Birthdays
in the fight against cancer and search for a cure.
Please see the post on the blog:  officialbirthdayblog.com

Also visit:   MoreBirthdays.com

February 12-13 , 2010
All events postponed due to weather.
All of the states had snow except Hawaii.
February 17 , 2010
Meet with Television Producers and Directors
February 19 , 2010
Radio Interview
The AM drive on talk radio -
Live morning segment in Florida.
discussed:Sports figures including Tiger Woods
February 20 , 2010
Appearance at the World Elite Pageant
Congratulations to all the winners. Wonderful job!
February 22, 2010
New Billboard on the way to the wonderful Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
Myrtle Beach is a well known tourist destination.
February 27, 2010
Miss Mid-Carolina Middle School
Congratulations to all the winners. Wonderful job!
February 28, 2010
Miss Southeast
Congratulations to all the winners. Wonderful job!
March 1, 2010
Appearance at the
Miss Chapin High School
Choreography and Emcee
Carolina FreeStyle featured in the show.
March 4, 2010
Radio Interview
The AM drive on talk radio -
Live morning segment in Florida.
discussed:Domestic Violence, and Getting Fit, American Cancer Society
March 4-6
Miss Georgia and Miss South Carolina United State Pageants
The weekend: A Veteran's Ball on Friday Night, Rehearsals, Interview, Swimsuit, Gown and On-stage Question. Also, a photo shoot for the winners. GREAT JOB to EVERYONE! Congratulations to all the Winners
March 13, 2010
St. Partick's Day In Five Points, South Carolina
SC host the 4th largest St. Patrick's Day Parade. The Festival raise approximately $40,000 for local charities.

March 19, 2010
Radio Interview
The AM drive on talk radio -
Live morning segment in Florida.
discussed:Honor and Integrity- Importance of it in your everyday life.
March 20, 2010
Judge Miss Williamsburg
Congratulations to all the Winners!
March 21, 2010
Gownarama
In Columbia, South Carolina
March 26-27, 2010
Bob and Joan's Wedding
at Sage Valley.
Congratulations to the the Pulliams!
March 30, 2010
American Diabetes Association
Working together on a National Project to help find a cure and raise awareness.
April 2, 2010
Radio Interview
The AM drive on talk radio -
Live morning segment in Florida.
discussed:Traditions, Honor, Respect and Integrity.
Special note:

I am very proud of all of my friends that have over come major obstacles  and have spent months recovering in the hospitals, nursing home and rehab centers. I know how hard you have to work both mentally and physically.

It is an honor to meeting and get to know such wonderful and special people.

Please note: Names, photos, and details will not be displayed.
April 4, 2010
Happy Easter
Praise God - Jesus Christ has risen.
What a wonderful family weekend.
April 5, 2010
Community Service
Paul and I confirm several  community service projects to begin this week.
Such a great way to serve the title as Mrs. United States - a husband and wife team working together for the communities throughout the united states.
April 8, 2010
Filmed Hampton Inn Commercial
What a fabulous group of people  and hotel chain.
April 10, 2010
Mrs. North Carolina United States 2010
Judged the wonderful pageant for Marietta Burke. 
Special Congratulations to Rachel Lee Carter, Mrs North Carolina 2009, for a fabulous reign and  to Dawn Brinkley, Mrs North Carolina United States 2010.
April 10, 2010
Community Service
Paul Brown, my husband, helped the community service center with their semi- annually fund raiser.
April 9, 2010
Invited to help launch a new National Camping for American Cancer Society in New York.
I am very honored.
April 17-18, 2010
Mrs. Alabama United States 2010
Judged the wonderful pageant for Rena Lantrip. 
Special Congratulations to Jessica Elmes Mrs Alabama 2009, for a fabulous reign. You are beautiful in side and out. Congratulations to Jennifer Beavers, Mrs Alabama United States 2010
and Savannah Boyd, Miss Teen Alabama United States 2010.
April 20, 2010
Community Service
Performed at a local nursing home, Lowman Home
April 23-24, 2010
Filmed FTC Commercial
Thank you everyone at Encore Productions.
April 24, 2010
Judged Miss Relay for Life Pageant.
The pageant raised of $6000 for the American Cancer Society. 
April 30, 2010
Relay for Life Event
Performed with my dance team and judged the talent competition to help raise money for the American Cancer Society.
May 1 , 2010
American Diabetes Association
Tour de Cure
Performed with my dance team  to help  raise money and awareness for the American Diabetes Association.
Do not forget to your copy of
Pageantry Magazine
The Spring and Summer Edition.
Thank you to my friends at Pageantry.
I am very proud to announce that on February 9 , 2010 I  joined the
American Cancer Society
to Celebrate More Birthdays
in the fight against cancer and search for a cure.
Please see the post on the blog:  officialbirthdayblog.com
Also visit:   MoreBirthdays.com


May 5, 2010
Choose You
Helped Launch American Cancer Society's new campaign for women
Choose You at the VIP luncheon at Saks Fifth Avenue in New York
Joined American Cancer Society and the Celebrity Ambassador Ellen Pompeo along with other VIP guest like Gabourey Sidibe.  Red Carpet at 11:30 and the Luncheon at 12:30.

Special thank you to Saks Fifth Avenue, Sprite Zero, and Walgreens

Choose You is a new national movement inspiring women to put their health first and make healthy lifestyle choices to help prevent cancer.

Please make the commitment and Choose You!  Join at : ChooseYou.com
May 8 , 2010
Poultry Festival
Batesburg - Leesville, South Carolina
Judged the Parade, Visited the Festival, Toured the Town
Special Thank You to my host, The Foxes, who treated us like Kings and Queens.
May 14, 2010
Radio Interview
The AM drive on talk radio -
Live morning segment in Florida.
discussed:Miss USA
April 30, 2010
Radio Interview
The AM drive on talk radio -
Live morning segment in Florida.
May 14-15, 2010
Mrs. South Carolina and Mrs Georgia pageants

May 16, 2010
Dance Station Inc.
Spring Show, We Are All In This Together 2010
May 14, 2010
Grant presentation

May 21, 2010
Alzheimer's Association
Forget- Me Not Ball
Present the Professional Caregiver Award to Mosette Rivera. Congratulations and thank you so much for your precious service.
May 22, 2010
Palmetto Patriot's Ball
Guest Speaker: Oliver North
I salute the man that stands up for what he believes  and his country. A personal thank you!
May 28, 2010
Radio Interview
The AM drive on talk radio -
Live morning segment in Florida.
discussed: President Calderone of Mexico speaking to Congress

May 28, 2010
Nominated for South Carolina Women of the Year.

June 4-5, 2010
Country Tonite
Special Thank You to everyone at the Country Tonite Theater.
Carolina FreeStyle - special guest performers.
It is nice to be apart of such a family oriented show with my dancers and with my husband as we promote family. I am proud to be Mrs. United States.
June 11, 2010
Radio Interview
The AM drive on talk radio -
Live morning segment in Florida.
discussed: Alvin Green, BP and the Government
June 12, 2010
Mrs. North Carolina America
Mrs. South Carolina America, Rebecca Bearden and Mrs. North Carolina United States director and form Mrs. North Carolina America, Marietta Burke
June 18 -19, 2010
Little Miss South Carolina Talent and Final Night
Congratulations to Kari and Corbyn from the Dance Station Studios.
June 25, 2010
Radio Interview
The AM drive on talk radio -
Live morning segment in Florida.
discussed: Al Gore, BP and the Government
June 26, 2010
Mrs. South Carolina America
Mrs. South Carolina America 2009, Rebecca Bearden and Mrs. South Carolina America 2010, Shawn Meeh

Shawn is also from the
Chapin area. It is something
about the Lake Murray Girls.

Congratulations to my friend,
Stephanie Sewell, first runner-up
and swimsuit winner.
June 29, 2010
Georgia
Thank you to Mint 32 Dentistry for a nice clean smile.
Special thank you to Larry and Sandy Dean. Paul and I greatly appreciate our stay at Dean Gardens.
What a special treat to meet Kim and Lee Greenwood. What a fabulous couple.
I am glad I got to have lunch with Mrs. Georgia 2007 and 2010.
I am so honored to have such wonderful friends and sponsors.
July 1 , 2010
Genesis in Florence
Thank you to my sponsors and friends
July 4 , 2010
Broadway at the Beach
Star-Spangled Celebration
July 9 , 2010
Radio Interview
The AM drive on talk radio -
Live morning segment in Florida.
discussed: Russian Spies
July 10 , 2010
Little Mountain Reunion Pageant
I made my first appearance and had a welcome celebration at the Little Mountain Reunion Festival last year.

Do not forget to your copy of
Pageantry Magazine
Latest Edition
Thank you to my friends at Pageantry.
Thank you to all the papers, magazines, and television stations for all the promotions on my platform, charities, and community activities.
July 12-24 , 2010
The Junior Teen, Teen, Miss, Ms and
Mrs. United States pageants
It has been and will always be my honor to represent the married women of today as Mrs. United States 2009. I will continue to promote my platform and be a National Spokesperson for American Cancer Society.

July 23 , 2010
Radio Interview
The AM drive on talk radio -
Live morning segment in Florida.
discussed: Prayer before council meetings - city and county.