Erica Vega (They/Them/She/Her) was born and raised in Kansas City. They are the eldest to two siblings and a graduate of Bishop Ward High School. Erica has been working in the entertainment industry of Kansas City since they were 16 years old. They are a symbol of leadership to the LGBTQIA youth of Kansas City and beyond. Since the age of 16, Erica has exceeded boundaries and has become one of the most prestigious people of her age group. Erica has inspired youth of all different backgrounds to live their truth and to not give up on their dreams. From youth proms to fundraisers, Erica is someone that wants to see the youth represented and does all within their power to represent them to the best of their abilities.