Miss Georgia USA
|Kim Greenwood, State Pageant Director|
The Miss Georgia USA competition is the pageant that selects the representative for the state of Georgia in the Miss USA pageant. This pageant is directed Greenwood Productions under the ownership of Miss Tennessee USA 1989 Kim Greenwood and it is hosted in McDonough, Georgia.
Georgia has had a fair success at Miss USA, and has yet to win the title. The best placement was Erin Nance, who placed 1st runner-up in 1993, and a large number of 2nd and 4th runner-ups.
Katerina Rozmajzl of Atlanta was crowned Miss Georgia USA 2019 on November 17, 2018 at Henry County Performing Arts Center Theatre in McDonough. She represented Georgia for the title of Miss USA 2019 on May 2, 2019 in Reno, Nevada.
- 1st Runner-Up: Erin Nance (1993)
- 2nd Runners-Up: Tami Tesch (1986), Donna Rampy (1988), Tiffany Fallon (2001), Lisa Wilson (2006), Tiana Griggs (2014), Emanii Davis (2016)
- 3rd Runners-Up: Dorothy Taylor (1959)
- 4th Runners-Up: Carolann Connor (1955), Diane Austin (1958), Cherie Stephens (1970), Sophia Bowen (1987), Michele Nemeth (1989), Jasmyn Wilkins (2012)
- Top 5: Patti Dunn (2000)
- Top 6: Brenda Leithleiter (1990), Jennifer Prodgers (1992)
- Top 10: Caroline Medley (2004), Marianny Egurrola (2018)
- Top 12: Liz Wickersham (1976), Linda Kerr (1977), Lisa Condre (1981), Dotsy Timm (1983)
- Top 15: Kimberly Gittings (2009)
- Top 16: Kaylin Reque (2011)
- Miss Photogenic: Liz Wickersham (1976), Sophia Bowen (1987)
- Color key
- Finalist or semifinalist
|Year||Name||Hometown||Age||Placement at Miss USA||Special awards at Miss USA||Notes|
|2019||Katerina Rozmajzl||Atlanta||21||Born in the Czech Republic|
|2018||Marianny Egurrola||Brookhaven||25||Top 10||Top 20 at Miss Intercontinental 2018|
|2017||DeAnna Johnson||Hazlehurst||21||Contestant on Season 8 of The Voice|
|2016||Emanii Davis||Griffin||22||2nd Runner Up||Later Miss Earth United States 2019|
|2015||Brooke Fletcher||Peachtree City||23||Previously Miss Georgia Teen USA 2009 and 1st runner-up at Miss Teen USA 2009|
|2014||Tiana Griggs||Monticello||26||2nd Runner-Up|
|2013||Brittany Sharp||Atlanta||22||Previously Miss Georgia Teen USA 2006 and 4th runner-up at Miss Teen USA 2006|
|2012||Jasmyn "Jazz" Wilkins||Atlanta||22||4th Runner-Up||Daughter of Gerald Wilkins, niece of Dominique Wilkins, and sister of Damien Wilkins.|
|2011||Kaylin Reque||Suwanee||22||Top 16|
|2010||Cassady Lance||Savannah||25||Previously Miss Georgia Teen USA 2003|
|2009||Kimberly Gittings||Lilburn||20||Top 15|
|2008||Amanda Kozak||Warner Robins||23||Previously Miss Georgia 2006 and Miss America 2007 2nd runner-up; 1st runner-up to National Sweetheart 2005|
|2006||Lisa Wilson||Rome||26||2nd Runner-Up||American Idol (season 3) Semi-finalist|
|2005||Tanisha Brito||Dunwoody||24||Previously Miss Connecticut 2002 and top 10 at Miss America 2003|
|2004||Caroline Medley||Suwanee||26||Top 10|
|2001||Tiffany Fallon||Duluth||26||2nd Runner-Up||Playboy Magazine's Playmate of the Year for 2005, contestant on Celebrity Apprentice.|
|2000||Patti Dunn||Duluth||24||Top 5|
|1999||Meredith Young||25||Previously Miss Georgia Teen USA 1991 and 1st Runner-Up at Miss Teen USA 1991|
|1997||Denesha Reed||McDonough||22||Previously Miss Georgia Teen USA 1993 and top 6 at Miss Teen USA 1993|
|1996||Jenny Craig||Later Mrs. Texas America 2004 and Mrs. Photogenic at the Mrs. America 2004 pageant under her married name, Jennifer Palmieri.|
|1995||Paulette Schier||Atlanta||23||Winner of Miss Oktoberfest 1995, Miss Teen All American 1990|
|1993||Erin Nance||Calhoun||21||1st Runner-Up||Previously Miss Georgia Teen USA 1988, 2nd runner up at Miss Oktoberfest 1994, Miss Teen All American 1991|
|1992||Jennifer Prodgers||Atlanta||23||Top 6||1st runner up at Miss Oktoberfest 1992|
|1990||Brenda Leithleiter||22||Top 6||Miss Flower Queen 1990|
|1989||Michele Nemeth||Lilburn||24||4th Runner-Up||1st Runner-Up at Miss Oktoberfest 1989, was USA representative in Miss Maja International 1984 but did not place. Daughter of Miss Maryland USA 1959|
|1988||Donna Rampy||Atlanta||24||2nd Runner-Up||Semi-finalist in Miss Asia Pacific Quest 1988 as Miss USA|
|1987||Sophia Bowen||Marietta||21||4th Runner-Up||Miss Photogenic|
|1986||Tami Tesch||Hephzibah||21||2nd Runner-Up||2nd Runner-Up at Miss Oktoberfest 1986|
|1984||Jayne Poteet||Norcross||Miss Oktoberfest 1987|
|1983||Dotsy Timm||Augusta||Top 12|
|1981||Lisa Condre||Atlanta||Top 12|
|1977||Linda Kerr||Alpharetta||Top 12|
|1976||Liz Wickersham||Atlanta||Top 12||Miss Photogenic|
|1975||Diana Goodman||Forest Park|
|1974||Vicki Ross||Warner Robins|
|1970||Cherie Stephens||Atlanta||4th Runner-Up|
|1962||Genelda Odum||Odum||Competed in the 1963 Miss Dixie Pageant|
|1959||Dorothy Taylor||3rd Runner-Up|
|1958||Diane Austin||4th Runner-Up|
|1955||Carolann Conno||4th Runner-Up|
|1952||Betty Jane Wood||Successor to Rosemarie Bowe|
1 Age at the time of the Miss USA pageant
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