Miss Tennessee Latina, Leyanet Gonzalez competes Aug. 18-24 in Riviera Maya, Mexico, for the national title. The winner of the national title will then compete for Miss America Latin del Mundo. Video/Knoxville News Sentinel. (read more about Leyanet Gonzalez)
Born in Pinar del Rio, Cuba, Leyanet Gonzalez is a 20 year old student attending South College in Knoxville, Tennessee. She is currently obtaining her bachelor's degree in radiography with concentration in nuclear medicine. She plans to continue on to pursue medical school and specialize in pediatric radiology. Read more at Miss Tennessee Latina's page at Facebook , the Dalton Daily Citizen and the Knoxville News-Sentinel.