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Nicole Wess was Miss Ohio USA 2021



A native of Cincinnati, Nicole Wess was crowned Miss Ohio USA on 6 June 2021 and represented Ohio at the Miss USA 2021 pageant in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Nicole is a pharmacy student and has worked at St. Vincent de Paul Charitable Pharmacy and in the UC Medical Center vaccine clinic.

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Miss USA pageant photos

The Miss USA pageant is once-in-a-lifetime event few get to experience. Here are Nicole’s official Miss USA photos.

State pageant photos

This is what winning your first-ever pageant looks like!

Professional photos

Lights, camera, action!  Professional photoshoots are one of the perks that comes from winning a title.

Candid & Appearance photos

From events straight after her crowning to her final appearances before she passes on her crown, here’s a look at all the appearances Nicole made during her reign, as well as other candid photos during her year.

Farewell photos

All beautiful things must come to an end, no matter how bittersweet. See Nicole’s farewell walk and other candids from the weekend she crowned her friend and successor Sir’Quora Carroll as Miss Ohio USA 2022.