Erika Harold

American politician

Erika Natalie Louise Harold (born February 20, 1980) is an American beauty queen, politician, lawyer and former Miss America. She was Miss America 2003. Before that she was Miss Illinois 2002.

Erika Harold
Harold in St. Louis, Missouri in January 2014
Erika Natalie Louise Harold

(1980-02-20) February 20, 1980 (age 44)
EducationUniversity of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign (BA)
Harvard University (JD)
TitleMiss Illinois 2002
Miss America 2003
PredecessorKatie Harman
SuccessorEricka Dunlap
Political partyRepublican

Harold's pageant platform was against bullying. In 2014, she was a candidate in the Republican primary for the 13th Congressional District Seat in the State of Illinois. She lost the nomination to the incumbent Rodney Davis.[1]

Harold was born in Urbana, Illinois.

References change

  1. "Former Miss America Erika Harold Joins Congressional Race in Illinois". The Washington Times. Retrieved March 1, 2021.