Nottingham, MD, USA
Keia Brown is the founder & President of the Miss Collegiate USA Organization and the National Director of the Miss Collegiate USA Pageant. She is an advocate for reducing student loan debt and founder of "Financial Smarts for Students", a financial literacy program. Keia is a doctoral student at Frostburg State University with a focus on Higher Education Leadership and has a MFA in Fashion Merchandising from the Academy of Art University in California and an undergraduate degree from Marymount University in Virginia.
Having competed in pageants since the age of 10, she has held many titles including: Ms. Maryland Captivating 2019, Miss District of Columbia International 2015, Miss Maryland International 2006, Miss Northern Maryland (MAO), Miss Teen Maryland International and more.