In 2017, Laura Odegard won the Prelim title Miss ShyFit West Coast USA from the Miss West Coast USA Pageant. She went on to compete at Miss California USA representing the city of Brentwood, Los Angeles.
She received her Bachelors degree from the University of Southern California while interning for the Cannes Film Festival, Sundance Film Festival and experiential marketing firms in Los Angeles.
An entrepreneurial spirit, Laura is the founder of Millennial Life, a talk show on EverTalk TV which features influential millennials and how they have pursued their endeavors. She also works with multiple early stage tech startups on their marketing tactics.
When she isn't working, you can find Laura writing about healthy, low-cholesterol recipes on her blog or YouTube channel or taking a Pilates class through ClassPass. After losing her father to a heart attack when she was 15, Laura became passionate about understanding heart health and how to maintain a heart-healthy diet. She has worked with the American Heart Association as a spokesperson for living a heart-healthy lifestyle.