Crowned as Vanbros’ 25th Anniversary titleholder, Malerie Moore, age 16, is a junior at Blue Valley Southwest High School in Overland Park, KS where she is a member of the award-winning Glitter Girls dance team and the acclaimed BVSW Repertory Theater Group. Malerie currently trains as a pre-professional ballerina at the American Dance Center, and is a member of the American Youth Ballet Company where her roles have included Clara, Snow Queen and Arabian Lead in the Nutcracker, and The Fairy Godmother in Cinderella. Malerie’s community involvement includes supporting Gold Out for Pediatric Cancer Awareness, Children’s Brain Tumor Family Foundation, Head for the Cure, Relay for Life, Hoops for Hope, Sunflower House, Natalie M Foundation, Bra Couture KC (formerly Art Bra KC), and Warriors for Ross. Malerie plans to continue expanding her dance repertoire in pursuit of her dream to become a professional ballerina with a premiere ballet company. Malerie is the daughter of Troy and Angela Moore, and has an older sister Madison, who was the reigning Miss Kansas Teen USA 2016. Malerie was thrilled to have been crowned by her big sister and best friend Madison! Their ‘sister crowning sister’ moment was something they will never forget!