Natasha Martinez, the reigning Santa Anita Park USA, was crowned the title of Miss California USA 2015 at the conclusion of the state pageant held on January 11st, 2015 in Long Beach. She will represent the Golden State at the Miss USA 2015 pageant.
Natasha Martinez wins Miss California USA 2015 and will compete in the Miss USA 2015 pageant.
The 23-year-old from Los Angeles was the first runner-up in Miss California USA 2014 and the third runner-up in Miss California USA 2013. Natasha is a senior at Chapman University majoring in Broadcast Journalism. Natasha is a former Laker Girl and Disney Princess at Disneyland. Her ambition is to be an on-air television host and entertainment reporter and is currently interning for ABC 7’s On the Red Carpet and has interned with Entertainment Tonight and the Insider.
The first runner-up was Brittany Wagner, representing Universal City;
The second runner-up was Brittany Payne, representing Stronach Group;
The third runner-up was Shelbi Buchholz, representing Greater San Diego;
The fourth runner-up was Chanelle Riggan, representing Beverly Hills.
Newly crowned Miss California USA 2015 Natasha Martinez (C) and her runners-up.
At the same event, Melanie Mitchell was crowned Miss California Teen USA 2015 and will compete in the Miss Teen USA 2015 pageant. Her court includes the first runner-up Gigi Gauthier, the second runner-up Savannah Palacio, the third runner-up Athenna Crosby and the fourth runner-up Toneata Morgan.