Model, beauty queen, and TV host known for being 2003's Miss USA. She went on to host shows like Total Request Live, America's Prom Queen, and Superstars of Dance.
She was modeling by the time she was 16 years old and was named Miss Massachusetts Teen USA in 1998.
She came in 13th in the Miss Universe 2003 competition. She played Mercedes Hernandez on the show House of Payne.
She married Matthew Leslie in 2006 and is of Puerto Rican and Dominican descent.
Amelia Vega was named Miss Universe in 2003.