Cassie Baloue was crowned Miss DC USA on 15 April 2023 and will represent the District at Miss USA 2023. A native of California with roots in Trinidad and Tobago, Cassie works as the Digital Press Secretary for Rep. Eric Swalwell.
The on-stage moments, the tension of the final two and the glory of the crowning, here are Cassie’s state pageant photos.
Lights, camera, action! Professional photoshoots are one of the perks that comes from winning a title.
Cassie was a semi-finalist in Virginia in 2021 then finished second runner-up to Faith Porter at Miss DC USA 2022.