Laura McKeeman, Miss Pinellas County 2012, was crowned Miss Florida 2012 on July 7, 2012 at the Mahaffey Theater in St. Petersburg, Florida. The beauty from St. Petersburg is 24 years old. She will represent Florida in the Miss America 2013Pageant to be held in Las Vegas next January.
Miss Florida 2012 Laura McKeeman
Laura McKeeman Crowned Miss Florida 2012
Laura is a graduate of the University of Florida with a Bachelor of Science in Telecommunication News. As Miss Florida 2012, Laura won a $17,600 scholarship to continue her education. For the talent portion of the competition Laura performed a Pointe Ballet to “La Esmeralda”. Laura’s platform is the Miracle League and is committed to creating opportunities for every disabled person to play sports, specifically baseball, if that is their passion.
She will represent Florida in the Miss America 2013Pageant to be held in Las Vegas next January.
Currently, Laura is working for FOX Sports Interactive and FOX Sports Florida. “She covers college football recruiting, basketball, baseball and much more for the entire southeastern United States. Her official title is Southeast Recruiting Reporter. In addition, she is part of the Tampa Bay Rays Broadcast team on Sun Sports and FOX Sports Florida providing content for the Rays Live Pre and Post game shows as well as in-game video spots.”
Courtesy of Miss America Organization.