Miss America 2015
Career Highlights: Kira Kizantsev is the winner of the 2015 Miss America Beauty Pageant. She is a first generation American from San Francisco, California, who had success in pageantry at a young age. At age 13, she became Miss California Preteen, and at 16 she was named Miss California Junior. She moved to New York to attend Hofstra University, and became Miss City of New York in 2014. Only one year later, she was named Miss America, supporting the platform “Love Shouldn’t Hurt”: Protecting Women Against Domestic Violence. Kazantsev hopes to become a lawyer, specializing in international law.