Beauty pageant competitor who was crowned both Miss Brooklyn in 2010 and Miss America in 2013 for her platform on sexual abuse prevention.
She won her first major pageant by becoming Miss Brooklyn 2010.
She also held the titles of Miss New York, Miss New York City and Miss Manhattan.
She has been in a relationship with Charmel Maynard for several years.
She won the Miss American pageant three years after Katie Stam accomplished the same feat.