Olivia Jensen, daughter of Shawn and Catrina Jensen, is a state finalist in the National American Miss California Pageant that will be held June 28 to 30 in Costa Mesa.
The 14-year-old will be participating in the Junior Teen division.
Olivia, whose activities include singing, dancing, and competition cheer, sings the national anthem at a variety of events, and did so for the San Diego Padres game on Father’s Day. She recently signed with Chris Lavrar from “America’s Got Talent” to be her manager and was scheduled to perform in a tribute to Whitney Houston in Hollywood on June 20, her mother said.
In addition, Olivia is president of “Olivia’s Fight for Literacy,” was an officer in Where Everybody Belongs (W.E.B.) organization at Olive Peirce Middle School, and volunteers for Rady Children’s Hospital and the March of Dimes. She will be a freshman at Ramona High School.
The winner of the National American Miss California Pageant will receive a $1,000 cash award, a crown and banner, bouquet of roses, and air transportation to compete in the National Pageant in California, where she will receive a complimentary tour of Hollywood and two VIP tickets to Disneyland®.
National American Miss Pageants are held for girls ages 4 to 18. The organization says it keeps activities and competitions age appropriate, putting an emphasis on developing self-confidence, good sportsmanship, and setting and achieving personal goals.