She competed at the Miss USA 2005 pageant held in Baltimore, Maryland in April 2005, but failed to place.
The pageant was won by Chelsea Cooley of North Carolina.
[...]" Kimmel found the Hidden Immunity Idol (the first female to find one) after Jason Siska was voted out in possession of one, and she played it during Episode 12, negating four votes against her and ensuring the elimination of Fan Alexis Jones.
Kimmel ended the season in second place, losing to Parvati Shallow in a 5–3 vote.
Kimmel appeared the very next season on Survivor: Micronesia — Fans vs. She was one of ten returning Favorites on the Malakal tribe.
I mean, if I met the woman of my dreams and fell in love, I would stay with her, and if I met the man of my dreams and fell in love, I would stay with him. "Bisexual" doesn't really seem to fit me, and "lesbian" doesn't really fit. Cusack also worked for Phillips' sports-nutrition company EAS, initially answering phones, and eventually as Charitable Director which she held until 1998, when Phillips sold the company.During the season, Kimmel made an alliance with Courtney Yates and Todd Herzog.In the end Kimmel finished third, behind winner Herzog and second-place finisher Yates, garnering only one jury vote from sixth-place finisher Erik Huffmann.Kimmel competed on Survivor: China, the 15th season of the reality television show Survivor.She is one of several Miss USA delegates to have competed on Survivor (Danni Boatwright, Kim Mullen, and Janu Tornell being among the others).