A native of Natchez who currently lives in Madison, Claire Ulmer was crowned Miss Mississippi Teen USA on 1 April 2023 and will represent Mississippi in the Miss Teen USA 2023 pageant. Claire will attend the University of Mississippi in the fall and plans to go into sports broadcasting. She and her sister Maggie placed in the top five of the Teen and Miss pageants respectively in both 2022 and 2023.
The on-stage moments, the tension of the final two and the glory of the crowning, here are Claire’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! Claire finished second runner-up to McKenzie Cole in 2022 and was a semi-finalist in 2021. Here’s a look back at her previous pageant photos.