Olympic ice skater and broadcaster Tara Lipinski has been selected as the seventh judge for the final night of the Miss America 2018 Competition.

The Miss America Organization announced the last member of the judges panel via a post on Facebook. Lipinski shared the post and said she was honored to be joining the panel for Sunday night’s broadcast on ABC.

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Lipinski will sit on the panel with actress Molly Sims, country music singer Thomas Rhett, pop star Jordin Sparks, People magazine Editor in Chief Jess Cagle, TV host Maria Menounos and Miss America 2014 Nina Davaluri.

At age 14, Lipinski became the youngest person to ever win a World Figure Skating championship. She also won a gold medal during the 1998 Nagano Olympics. Recently, Lipinski has been a sports commentator and correspondent.

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Joined the Press in November 2016. Graduate of Quinnipiac University. Previously worked as a freelance reporter in suburban Philadelphia and news/talk radio producer.

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