24 yr old Briana Kinsey has been crowned Miss District of Columbia 2017 during a gala held on June 18, 2017 at Washington. She will now represent DC at the Miss America 2018 to be held on September, 10 at Atlantic City, New Jersey. Her runners up include Glory Nix, Katelynne Cox, Jordann Smith-Kingston and Judy Mabone.
The new queen of DC is a graduate Biology at The University of Alabama. Briana is from Hoover, Alabama and currently lives in Washington DC where she is pursuing her Post-Baccalaureate at American University.