Jaden Leach
Born
Jaden Natalie Leach

(1992-03-16) March 16, 1992 (age 30)
EducationWest Monroe High School
University of Louisiana at Monroe
Beauty pageant titleholder
TitleMiss Spirit of the Ouachita 2013
Miss Louisiana 2013
Hair colorBrunette
Eye colorBlue
Major
competition(s)
Miss America 2014

Jaden Natalie Leach (born March 16, 1992) is an American beauty pageant titleholder from West Monroe, Louisiana who was named Miss Louisiana 2013.[1][2][3][4]

Biography

She won the title of Miss Louisiana on June 29, 2013, when she received her crown from outgoing titleholder Lauren Vizza.[5][6] Leach's platform is "Children at Risk" and she said she hoped to help children with learning disabilities to focus on what they excel at during her year as Miss Louisiana.[7][8] Her competition talent was a vocal rendition of "Can't Let Go."[9] Leach is a graduate of West Monroe High School and is a senior at the University of Louisiana at Monroe, majoring in political science.[10][11] Leach is the fourth University of Louisiana at Monroe student to be crowned Miss Louisiana in the past five years.[12]

References

  1. ^ "Jaden Leach wins Miss Louisiana". The Times. June 29, 2013. Archived from the original on September 24, 2015. Retrieved 2013-09-05.
  2. ^ "UL-Monroe junior Jaden Leach crowned Miss Louisiana 2013". The Town Talk. June 30, 2013. Archived from the original on July 21, 2015. Retrieved 2013-09-05.
  3. ^ "Miss Louisiana leaves for Atlantic City and Miss America Pageant". The News-Star. September 2, 2013. Archived from the original on July 21, 2015. Retrieved 2013-09-05.
  4. ^ "Good luck to Miss Louisiana". The News-Star. August 30, 2013. Archived from the original on July 21, 2015. Retrieved 2013-09-05.
  5. ^ "Leach wins the crown". The News-Star. June 29, 2013. Archived from the original on July 21, 2015. Retrieved 2013-09-05.
  6. ^ "Jaden Leach begins reign as Miss Louisiana". The Times. June 30, 2013. Archived from the original on September 24, 2015. Retrieved 2013-09-05.
  7. ^ "Miss Louisiana hopes to be the state's first Miss America". KNOE-TV. June 30, 2013. Retrieved 2013-09-05.
  8. ^ "Jaden Leach shares her thoughts on first day as Miss Louisiana". The News-Star. July 1, 2013. Archived from the original on August 30, 2014. Retrieved 2013-09-05.
  9. ^ "Miss Louisiana 2013 Jaden Leach prepares for the Miss America Pageant". The News-Star. August 24, 2013. Archived from the original on July 21, 2015. Retrieved 2013-09-05.
  10. ^ "Leach to showcase wardrobe and talent". The News-Star. August 21, 2013. Archived from the original on July 21, 2015. Retrieved 2013-09-05.
  11. ^ "Miss Louisiana Gears Up for Miss America". KTVE. August 23, 2013. Archived from the original on July 21, 2015. Retrieved 2013-09-05.
  12. ^ "Miss LA 2013 Jaden Leach adds to ULM's crowning achievements". University of Louisiana at Monroe. June 29, 2013. Archived from the original on September 3, 2014. Retrieved 2015-07-21.
Awards and achievements Preceded byLauren Vizza Miss Louisiana 2013 Succeeded byLacey Sanchez