Pageant Winner – 2012
Monica Mendoza is the new Fiesta de las Flores Queen for 2012-2013. Monica is 19 years old and is a sophomore at the University of Texas at El Paso. She is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Oscar Mendoza from El Paso. Monica graduated from Franklin High School in El Paso where she was involved in numerous school activities. Monica describes herself as someone who is adventurous and as someone who likes to try new things. Her favorite vacation spot is Puerto Peñasco, Mexico. After completing her education at UTEP, Monica plans to continue her studies to become a dentist. Monica will represent the Fiesta de las Flores in various functions and activities throughout the year.