A native of Naples, Monique Evans was crowned Miss Florida USA on 18 January 2020 and represented Florida at the Miss USA 2020 pageant in Memphis, Tennessee. Monique is a talented ballet dancer who made the top 12 at Miss America 2015. She is a graduate from the University of Texas at Austin with a degree in Nutritional Science and is using her love of science in her career as a psychiatric specialty pharmaceutical representative.
Miss Florida USA 2020 Monique Evans is a Naples, Florida native who spends her free time dancing on her toes as a professionally trained ballerina. A graduate from the University of Texas at Austin with a degree in Nutritional Science with a medical certificate she is using her love of science in her career as a psychiatric specialty pharmaceutical representative. As Miss Florida USA she has chosen the platform “Be Kind to your Mind,“ focusing on mental health and mental illness and helping others understand the difference. She believes there is a mind body connection and daily healthy habits are key to overall health but also realizes we need to be understanding of those with mental illnesses. When not making an impact in the community, she enjoys spending time with friends and family, traveling the globe, scuba diving, wakeboarding and walking her two dogs Bear and Cub.
The on-stage moments, the tension of the final two and the glory of the crowning, here are Monique’s state pageant photos.
Lights, camera, action! Professional photoshoots are one of the perks that comes from winning a title.
There’s nothing better than watching a contestant progress from year to year! Here’s a look back at Monique’s previous pageant photos in Texas and Florida.
All beautiful things must come to an end, no matter how bittersweet. See Monique’s farewell walk and other candids from the weekend she crowned her successor Ashley Cariño Barreto as Miss Florida USA 2021.
Winning a state title is a sisterhood for life. Here are Monique’s “after the crown” photos.