A native of Tempe, Candace Kanavel was crowned Miss Arizona USA on 29 May 2023 and will represent Arizona at Miss USA 2023 in Reno, Nevada. Candace has a degree in political science and criminal justice and works as a police officer for the Tempe Police.
The on-stage moments, the tension of the final two and the glory of the crowning, here are Candace’s state pageant photos.
Lights, camera, action! Professional photoshoots are one of the perks that comes from winning a title.