Kara Arnold, Miss Davis County, was crowned Miss Utah 2012 on June 16, 2012 at the Capitol Theatre in Salt Lake City. She will represent Utah in Miss America 2013 Pageant to be held in Las Vegas next January.
Miss Utah 2012 Kara Arnold Crowning Moment. PHOTO CREDITS: CHAD BRAITHWAITE, FACES PHOTOGRAPHY
Miss Utah 2012 Kara Arnold (C) and her court. PHOTO CREDITS: CHAD BRAITHWAITE, FACES PHOTOGRAPHY
Kara Arnold - Miss Utah 2012
Arnold is a graduate from the University of Utah with a degree in biochemistry and was recently accepted to the U of U’s medical school. She will receive a $10,000 scholarship. During her reigning year, Arnold will travel the state promoting her chosen platform, “Discover Your Potential — Step Up with STEM (science, technology, engineering and math),” serving as an ambassador for the Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals. She will also be the spokeswoman for the Child Protection Registry, which is dedicated to protecting Utah families from adult-oriented solicitations.
Miss Duchesne County Brittani Reinhardt was the first runner-up;
Miss Pioneer Valley Ciera Pekarcik was the second runner-up;
Miss Orem Hannah Harkness was the third runner-up;
Miss Pleasant Grove Lea Wride was the fourth runner-up.
Courtesy of Miss America Organization.