Hannah Menzner was crowned Miss Idaho USA 2023 on September 11, 2022 at Red Lion Hotel Templin’s on the River in Post Falls, Idaho. Miss Capital City USA succeeds the last year’s titleholder, Jordana Dahmen, and will represent Idaho at the next edition of Miss USA in 2023.
The 27-year-old new crowned is an Idaho native. She is an MBA candidate at the Wharton School and published author of her nonfiction book ‘Glass Ceiling Epiphanies’. She’s a former Boise Rotary Scholar, Idaho’s Distinguished Student Award winner.
Not new to pageantry, Hannah also holds the title of Miss Idaho Teen USA 2014. In 2021, she finished second runner-up of National Miss Sweetheart, Ashley Ehrhart. She was the first Miss Rhode Island Volunteer 2022, and finished unplaced at the inaugural edition of Miss Volunteer America.
Menzner has a deep passion for mental health which stemmed from her experience volunteering for a crisis hotline. Hannah has since founded Project IdaHOPE to teach Idahoans to spot the suicide warning signs and risk factors.
The 2022 Miss Idaho USA court includes
1st runner-up – Keylee Croteau
2nd runner-up – Kaitlyn Widmyer
3rd runner-up – Amy Agenbrod
4th runner-up – Sierra Norman