Born and raised in Indiana, Mekayla started competing in pageants at the age of 12. She was a semi-finalist at Miss USA 2014 and 2nd Runner Up at Miss Indiana. In 2017 Mekayla won the title of Mrs. Indiana America and went on to win Mrs. America 2018 in Las Vegas. In between pageants she models, has been featured in movies, TV commercials, and local fashion magazines. Mekayla now shares her love of pageantry by helping girls achieve their fullest potential by fine tuning every detail of their pageant competitions. Mekayla has worked with clients in numerous local and state titles in the Miss America Org., Miss USA Org., Mrs. America Org., and Fairs & Festivals circuits.