Kayla Repasky is a senior at the University of Alabama and is studying to obtain a Bachelor of Science in Nursing. When not studying, Kayla enjoys advocating for her personal platform, Think First America, her nonprofit organization. She has created education programs to educate students how to use technology responsibly and fight against cyber-bullying. In her free time, Kayla enjoys spending time with friends and family, being outdoors, and traveling to new places. Being involved in the Miss America Organization gives Kayla the opportunity be an advocate for Children’s Miracle Network and STEM Education. Kayla was born and raised in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. There she enjoyed dancing in the Hanover Children’s Ballet Theatre and Company for 10 years. With her extensive dance training, she decided to start competing in MAO pageants at the age of 17. She is currently holding her fifth MAO local title. She is proud to have been a top 12 finalist at Miss Alabama this past June. Kayla will be representing as Miss Greater Carlisle and returning to the Miss Pennsylvania stage in June!