Miss America Pageant

Laura Kaeppeler

A photo of Laura Kaeppeler, Miss Wisconsin, as she competes in the preliminary talent portion of the Miss America Pageant in January, 2012.  Kaeppeler won the talent competition, and a few night later she was named Miss America 2012.

Laura Kaeppeler is the second Miss Wisconsin to win the pageant. The first was Terry Meeuwsen in 1973.

See our biography of Laura Kaeppeler