Oklahoma City resident Ashley Ehrhart was crowned Miss Oklahoma USA on 27 March 2022 and represented Oklahoma at the Miss USA 2022 pageant in Reno, Nevada. While new to the Miss USA system, Ashley was Miss National Sweetheart 2021 and is a past runner-up at both Miss Arkansas and Miss Oklahoma. She is an Oklahoma City Thunder dancer.
Miss Oklahoma USA 2022 Ashley Ehrhart is a graduate of Arkansas State University where she obtained a Bachelor of Science in Psychology with an area of concentration in Exercise Science. While at ASU, Ashley was a member of the Red Wolves dance team, serving as captain her senior year.
Ashley competed in the Miss America Organization, competing in Miss Arkansas and Miss Oklahoma. During her time competing in the Miss Arkansas Pageant, Ashley won numerous awards for interview, swimsuit, talent, evening gown, and placing as high as 2nd Runner-Up. Upon returning to her home state to compete in Miss Oklahoma, Ashley was awarded 3rd Runner-Up as well as Interview Winner and Onstage Question Award. Ashley then went on to compete for and win the title of Miss National Sweetheart.
Earlier this year, Ashley competed for the first time in the Miss USA Organization, achieving the title of Miss Oklahoma USA as well as the Interview Award. Ashley uses her title as an avenue to magnify the impact she leaves on her state regarding Oklahomans and their mental health. When not busy traveling the state, or serving in the classroom as an educator, you can find her courtside at all NBA home games as she as is an NBA Dancer for the Oklahoma City Thunder.
The on-stage moments, the tension of the final two and the glory of the crowning, here are Ashley’s state pageant photos.
Lights, camera, action! Professional photoshoots are one of the perks that comes from winning a title.