Miss Missouri and Miss USA finalist who received a scholarship to Lindenwood University as a result of her participation in the competitions.
She won the Miss Missouri Teen USA title in 2002.
It was revealed that she once helped her family as a pig farmer growing up.
She married San Francisco Giants' star pitcher Barry Zito in April 2011.
Barry Zito was rumored to be dating a host of starlets, including Alyssa Milano, before marrying her.