"You are not defined by society. When you look in the mirror, know that what you see IS the definition of beauty."
About Morgan Pete
Morgan Pete is a graduate from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette with a major in Biology. While in school, she started a non-profit organization to give back to the community called Sky is NOT the Limit. In 2016, Morgan signed a contract with Your Time Publishing and published the book, Nothing Like A Little Bit of Confidence: Living Past Society’s Definition of Beauty. Nothing Like A Little Bit of Confidence was written to help young adults learn the importance of inner confidence and to help them truly understand that it doesn’t matter how they are portrayed by others, but to love themselves for exactly who they are. She has also traveled and modeled in New York Fashion Week, Macy’s Fashion Show, Dillard’s Fashion Show, Raw Los Angeles Fashion Show, New Orleans’ Fashion Week, Miami Swim Week, bySmithNY, Inexchange, Rue 21, Mimosa, and more. In 2015, Morgan was invited on Q95.5 Radio Station for Women’s International Month and was recently invited by the Southern University program to host an invent for the Back To School Summit in 2016. In 2017, she did a magazine spread in Southern Tea Magazine; invited on KLFY News Channel for a special event with Michelle Colligan to work with special needs children and adults. She is also a 2017 Miss Louisiana Contestant. She has run 3 model camps in Lafayette, Baton Rouge, and New Orleans, Louisiana and 2 seminars for the community in Lafayette, LA and Breaux Bridge, LA, which was also featured on KLFY TV 10 News Channel. Recently, Morgan was named the Entrepreneur of the Quarter in Billboardgang Magazine and was featured in the Creative Spotlight section in Jet Magazine.
For her philanthropic work, the Southern Tea Awards presents an award in her name annualy called The Morgan Pete Award to recognize someone deeply rooted in the community.
In 2017, Morgan and her team launched the very first Acadiana Fashion Week in Lafayette, Louisiana. Although, it was their first event, it was a sold-out success.