Known on her behalf beauty pageant game titles of Miss USA 2004, Miss Missouri USA 2004, and Miss Missouri 2002, she was also the initial runner-up in the 2004 Miss World competition. She continued to host many programs on the overall game Present Network. After being truly a teenage sufferer of verbal bullying, she gained bachelor’s and master’s levels in mindset from Lindenwood School. She penned an acclaimed 2012 children’s reserve entitled The Furrtails. She and her three brothers was raised in Missouri as the kids of Linda and Patrick Finnessey. She was briefly romantically associated with both Anheuser-Busch beverage heir and CEO August Busch IV and with sports activities lawyer and businessman Italo Zanzi. She and tv character Carson Kressley had been co-presenters from the 2006 Miss Universe pageant (kept in LA, California).