For American-Russian basketball player, see Kelly McCarty.
Kelli McCarty (born September 6 1969 in Liberal, Kansas) won the Miss USA pageant in 1991 and became an actress some years later, exposing her frame in many erotic thrillers.
Kelli McCarty won the Miss USA
1991, competing as Miss Kansas USA
. Her victory was a much celebrated one because the event took place in Wichita
in her home state and because it marked the first time Kansas
won the title. She was later a finalist at the Miss Universe
Then, in the mid-1990s she went on to pursue a career in acting. She has appeared as the maniacal Beth Wallace on Passions from 1999 until her character was killed in a train explosion in 2006. She also had a recurring role as Ms. Lovelson in the Disney Channel Original Series Even Stevens and also guest starred on Phil of the Future and That's So Raven.
She has guest starred in The N original series Beyond the Break.
She was featured in episode one of the Internet series Poison, which first aired March 8, 2007.
Kelli McCarty has been married to television producer Matt Dearborn