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(Photo: Miss America Organization/Bruce V. Boyajian)

Atlantic City, NJ (October 6, 2016) –  Former Miss New Jersey and Miss America Competition Preliminary Host, Dena Blizzard, has made the Top 20 for the LIVE! with Kelly and You co-host search. Now, she needs your help to vote her into the Top 5!

Dena has performed stand up all over the country since launching her career over 12 years ago. She has been featured in the NY Times and has performed at Gotham Comedy Club, The Laugh Factory, and The Comedy Stop at the Tropicana in Las Vegas, NV and Atlantic City, NJ. Dena has also performed at the United Nations for the Comedy Cures foundation in 2009 and is a winner of the coveted Ladies of Laughter competition. Dena’s success has launched her into careers in talk radio, as well as, a warm-up comedian for Anderson Cooper, Katie Couric, The Chew, and The Rachel Ray Show.

Votes can be placed every day through Oct. 9th at 11:59pm EST by clicking on the link below.

The Miss America Organization wishes Dena the best of luck in this endeavor!

VOTE FOR DENA

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About The Miss America Organization
The Miss America Organization, a 501(c) 4 non-profit corporation, awards millions of dollars in annual college scholarship assistance making it the largest scholarship program for women in the United States. MAO is comprised of 52 licensed organizations which includes all 50 states, Washington, D.C. and Puerto Rico. MAO contestants contribute over 500,000 hours of community service annually and have raised over $14 million for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals and Miss America scholarships since 2007.