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Krista Clausen graduated from Sussex Central High School with honors and is now a freshman at the University of Delaware, where she is working on earning a degree in special education.
Krista strongly believes in giving back to her community. She volunteers with the Special Olympics, at local pageants and charitable fundraising events, and in area schools.
In addition to taking college classes, Krista works as a sales associate at Sunglass Hut. She enjoys meeting new people, spending time with friends and family, and exercising.
Krista recently lost 55 pounds and went down 10 pant sizes.
A dream job for Krista would be working as a trainer on “The Biggest Loser.”
Krista loves to work out to the song “Stereo Love.”
"Like many little girls, I always watched the MISS USA® Competition on TV and was mesmerized! It's a dream come true that I will be in that very pageant, living out my dream and inspiring other young girls and women."