Official Preliminary to Miss Texas and Miss America Scholarship Competitions

Miss San Antonio America 1978, Kay Kelfer
Local Pageant Information:

St. Anthony Hotel, San Antonio, Texas
Wednesday, April 12, 1978
San Antonio Jaycees

Miss San Antonio Summary:

21 year-old Kay Kelfer played the piano in the dark due to a technical foul-up in the lighting system during the Miss San Antonio pageant.  She won the swimsuit competition at Miss San Antonio.

Since being crowned Miss San Antonio 1978, Kay is now a Cum Laude graduate of Trinity University 1980 with a B.A. in Music with a Piano Concentration.  She is also a member in Elementary Education Who’s Who, Mortar Board, and other scholastic honors.

She was a co-head cheerleader and student senator at TU, an elementary teacher for Alamo Heights ISD, Richardson ISD, Dallas ISD and ran a private school at Olympic Dreams Gymnastics Academy Help Start.  She taught at Veritas Classical Academy in Beaumont, Texas as an interim principal Owner and was a teacher at Homeschool on the Lake Piano.

She is the owner of Kay Bridges Photography and is a youth worker for San Antonio Youth for Christ Missionary to Germany and Russia Church pianists.


• Non-Finalist Talent Award at Miss Texas

Miss San Antonio 1978, Kay Kelfer