Eliza Lynne Kanner, is a resident of Hamden, and a newly graduated student from the University of Connecticut. She earned the coveted title to be Miss Connecticut 2017 at Connecticut Convention Center in Hartford on June 24, 2017. Since she has worn the crown she has done great work at the Connecticut Children's Medical Center, inspired thousands of young women, and has represented the state of Connecticut very well. We are so lucky to have her featured on The Local Spotlight.
The Miss Connecticut Competition is an official preliminary of the Miss America Competition, the nation’s leading achievement program and the world’s largest provider of scholarship assistance to young women.
They will be crowning the 90th Anniversary Miss Connecticut on June 8th and June 9th at The Palace Theater in Waterbury!