Frances L. (Lu) Parker, CGC, 1992      Anderson, SC

This multi-talented alumnus of The Citadel's Graduate College won the Miss USA pageant 11 Feb 1994 and placed as 4th runner-up at the 1994 Miss Universe pageant. An Emmy winning journalist, she also carried the olympic torch through the state of Georgia for the 1996 summer games in Atlanta, has appeared on magazine covers such as Runners World, and has co-anchored the evening news and weekend morning news for KTLA, Channel 5, Los Angeles, as well as main anchor for KTLA's weather (2008). See for more.


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