She previously held the title of Miss Missouri 2002 and competed in Miss America, where she won a preliminary award.She placed as first runner-up at the Miss Universe 2004 competition.Currently, After Buzz TV receives over 20 million weekly downloads on i Tunes from over 75 countries.
Shandi on Jenna being too young for Tim - SHANDI: You know what’s funny about that is, [Jenna] is young, but she gave me some of the best advice in the house...SHANDI: I don’t think that people understand that being on a reality show, you literally hit PAUSE on your life. It’s literally taking a huge toll on your life of being away from your friends and your family and your job, and your dog. SHANDI: I had gotten out of a relationship a few months before, one that I thought was really going to progress into something and then a few things kind of blindsided me. And then I’ve lived here, and of course Missouri where I’m from.You are living in a home with no TV, no radio, no internet, no phones. Dating in LA is, I think, the hardest city to date in. LA is the hardest place and it’s mostly because you see a guy with a flashy car and then he’s living in a dump and so in debt, and just putting up this front...The former Miss USA and DWTS contestant also clarifies her “greased pig” comment about a fellow contestant and gives us the dirt on the other girls. One day, I was getting tweets from people like, 'you called Mandy a greased pig' and I’m like ' I never called Mandy a greased pig! What had happened was..the flight there, Mandy, just because she is so vivacious, she was like, ‘Oh my gosh I’m on a plane! I wrestled a greased pig in a pit of mud and it was this competition. But I said that [the situation] reminded me of that, because the second you would get a hold of Mandy, the greased pig, she would just slip right out of your hands again.ABTV: Do you want to clarify your “greased pig” comment about Mandy? Having a conversation with her, as soon as you thought you were having a conversation, she would buzz over somewhere else.