A native of Detroit, Alexis Fagan-Williams was crowned Miss Michigan USA on 3 June 2023 and will represent Michigan at Miss USA 2023 in Reno, Nevada. Alexis is a graduate of the University of Alabama with a degree in psychology. In addition to many years competing in Michigan, she competed at Miss AL Teen USA when she was a freshman at Alabama.
The on-stage moments, the tension of the final two and the glory of the crowning, here are Alexis’ state pageant photos.
Lights, camera, action! Professional photoshoots are one of the perks that comes from winning a title.
Alexis started her pageant journey competing at Miss Michigan Teen USA, finishing third runner-up in 2016, her first year competing. Her Miss Michigan USA predecessor Aria Hutchinson was also part of that year’s top five. She was a semifinalist in 2017, first runner-up in 2018 and fourth runner-up in both Michigan and Alabama Teen USA in 2019. Her first year in the Miss competition was 2021, when she finished third runner-up to Taylor Hale. She was a semi-finalist last year.