Gaby Muro
Miss Merced County 2019

Photo Credit: Alisha Perret Photography

Photo Credit: Alisha Perret Photography


Gaby is a graduate from San Joaquin Delta College where she received two AA degrees in Radio and Television, Interdisciplinary Studies: Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences. She continues her studies at San Francisco State University where she is a Broadcast and Electronic Communication Arts Major.

As a Miss America title holder, Gaby’s year is dedicated in creating awareness for epilepsy, a neurological disorder that more than three million Americans suffer from including herself. To this day she has collected over 500 pounds of clothing donations for the Epilepsy Foundation of Northern California.

When she is not at school or wearing the crown, you can find her covering breaking news as well as hosting the Central Valley Report and Most Wanted Mondays to more than 150,000 viewers on Central Valley TV. In January of 2018, she was considered one of the top 40 journalism students in America and was awarded the Dateline Jerusalem Journalism Scholarship. She had the opportunity to visit Sderot, Israel a city less than a mile away from the Gaza Strip.


Miss Merced County - Gaby Muro

1st Runner Up - Chelsie Muro

Semi-Finalist - Elizabeth Webster

Semi-Finalist - Virginia Ixta