Reign 1

CORONATION
1995 / 1996

Gina Rachelle
GINA VALDEZ KENNADY-SMITH
EMPEROR  # 1 OF ALL MONTANA
RACHELLE FORD KENNADY-SMITH
EMPRESS  # 1 OF ALL MONTANA

IMPERIAL CROWN PRINCE # 1 OF ALL MONTANA
MATT

IMPERIAL CROWN PRINCESS # 1 OF ALL MONTANA
MERCEDES

MONTANA STATE CROWN
WAS FIRST PRESENTED
TO RACHELLE AS FIRST
EMPRESS OF ALL MONTANA
IN 1995

Emperor Gina and Empress Rachelle were formally known as the first elected Emperor and Empress of all Montana.  Gina and Rachelle appointed Matt and Mercedes Benz to be the first Imperial Crown Prince and Princess.  Gina and Rachelle traveled extensively during their year and promoted Montana’s first ever Coronation the following September.  The reign saw the first functions held outside of the Amvets Club.

Donations included:
Camp Make a Dream and Toys for Tots

Coronation One “An Imperial Evening on Broadway,” was held in beautiful downtown Missoula at the Holiday Inn Park Side with 10 courts in attendance as well as many local GLBT organizations.

The community of Montana then elected Douglas K. Bouvier and Alexandera Kennady-Smith to be the next Emperor and Empress.