Beauty queen who was simply named Miss America in 2011 after being successful Miss Nebraska this year 2010. At age simply 17, she became the youngest Miss America champion since 1937. She received home-schooling until her junior 12 months of senior high school, where she started attending Scottsbluff SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL. Her system in the pageants was predicated on raising knowing of consuming disorders. Her grandparents, Frank and Nives Jelich, are Croatian immigrants. She and Katie Stam are both Miss America winners.