On Sunday, December 7, 2014, Elizabeth Cardillo of Pittsburgh was named MISS PENNSYLVANIA USA® 2015 at the conclusion of the three-day MISS PENNSYLVANIA TEEN USA® & MISS PENNSYLVANIA USA® Pageant, which was held at the Hyatt Regency International Airport Hotel in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Elizabeth Cardillo is the 5’7”, green-eyed daughter of Vince and Sally Cardillo of Allison Park. Elizabeth is 24 years old and a graduate of Hampton High School and the Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising. She recently worked as a Bridal Consultant for Glamour Closet. Elizabeth enjoys Pilates, yoga, hiking, and horseback riding. She hopes to own her own bridal and evening gown salon. She would really love to style brides for their big day and work with women preparing for big events.
Crowned by Valerie Gatto, MISS PENNSYLVANIA USA® 2014, Elizabeth will represent Pennsylvania at the 2015 MISS USA® Pageant.
Semifinalists were Krystal Gregorio of Philadelphia, Jessica Bermudez of Philadelphia, Alex-Taylor Deitz of Wexford, Nicolette Bendick of Pittsburgh, Laura DiFrancesco of West Chester, Julia Pauline of Conshohocken, Kelsey Landy of Connellsville, Alexandra Bristow of Warrington, Natalie Romano of Monongahela, and Antonia Gore of Philadelphia.
Finalists – Fourth Runner up was Cassandra Angst of Feasterville, Third Runner up of Deana Vera of Furlong, Second Runner up was Andrea Shen of Philadelphia, and the First Runner up was Elena LaQuatra of Pittsburgh.