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Samantha Gallia is Miss Washington USA 2023



Top 20 at Miss USA 2023

A native of Seattle, Dr Samantha Gallia was crowned Miss Washington USA on 12 November 2022 and represented Washington at Miss USA 2023.  Samantha is an Oral Radiology Resident at the University of Washington and formed #GirlDocsRock to encourage young women in science and health careers.

2023 bio:

Miss Washington USA 2023 Samantha Gallia earned her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree with high honors from the University of the Pacific and delivered the commencement speech at graduation. As an Oral Radiology Resident at the University of Washington, Samantha formed #GirlDocsRock to encourage young women in science and health careers. Guided by her strong faith, Samantha has served her community as president of her sorority, Delta Gamma, a breast cancer support advocate, and president of Club SCOPE, providing dental care to underserved communities.  She is a is a two-time marathon runner.

Miss USA pageant photos

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

State pageant photos

The on-stage moments, the tension of the final two and the glory of the crowning, here are Samantha’s state pageant photos.

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 Samantha has made during her reign, as well as other candid photos during her year.

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