There’s only a few days left until beautiful and talent women from each state will dress up in beautiful pageant gowns, and show off their talents for the 2012 Miss America Pageant.
Miss Tennessee – Erin Hatley, 20, from Bartlett, was a student at the University of Memphis when she was crowned Miss Tennessee. One day Erin hopes to become the executive director of a national non-profit organization. Her talent is classical vocal performance.
Miss Texas – Kendall Morris is a 20-year-old from Ennis. She graduated Summa Cum Laude with honors from Texas Christian University. Kendall’s future career goal is to become a broadcast journalist. Her talent is playing the piano.
Miss Utah – Danica Olsen, 21, from Tooele, is a student at Utah Valley University. Danica is working towards her Bachelor’s degree in speech communications, and a Master’s degree in mass communications. Her talent is dance.
Miss Vermont – Katie Levasseur is a 21-year-old from Burlington. When she was crowned Miss Vermont, Katie was a student at the University of Vermont. She is currently working to achieve her Master’s degree in public policy, and later hopes to become a public policy analyst. Katie’s talent is the Scottish Highland Dance.
Miss Virgin Islands – Camila Daniels, 18, from St. Thomas, is a student at Barnard College of Columbia University. One day Camila hopes to become an actuary or an asset manager. Her talent is playing the flute.
Miss Virginia – Elizabeth Crot, a 24-year-old from Chesapeake, was a student at James Madison University when she was crowned Miss Virginia. Elizabeth is currently studying for her Bachelor’s degree in diversity studies. Her talent is operatic vocal.
Miss Washington – Brittney Henry, 24, from Puyallup, was a student at California State University when she was crowned Miss Washington. In the future Brittney hopes to promote higher education. Her talent is playing the Celtic fiddle.
Miss West Virginia – Spenser Wempe is a 19-year-old from Shepherdstown. Spenser is a student at Shepherd University, where she studies political science and international relations. After graduating, she plans to serve in the United States Military, and then work for the U.S. Department of State. Spenser has set large goals, she wants to eventually become U.S. Secretary of State. Her talent is lyrical dance.
Miss Wisconsin – Laura Kaeppeler, 23, from Kenosha, is a graduate of Carthage College. As a student Laura was a member of the Dean’s List, won the Outstanding Music Major Award and was a Music Department Honor’s Recital Participant. One day she wants to work as a speech pathologist. Her talent is operatic vocal.
Miss Wyoming – Catherine Brown is a 24-year-old from Laramie. Catherine is a graduate of the University of Wyoming. She is currently studying to obtain a PH.D. in the area of traumatic brain injury. Her talent is pop vocal.
Now that you’re familiar with all of the 2012 Miss America Pageant Contestants, which one are you rooting for? PageantDeisgns.com would like to wish all contestants good luck. You can watch the 2012 Miss America Pageant on January 14th, as it’s aired live on ABC from the Las Vegas Planet Hollywood Casino Resort.