A native of Seattle, Dr Samantha Gallia was crowned Miss Washington USA on 12 November 2022 and will represent 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.
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.
The on-stage moments, the tension of the final two and the glory of the crowning, here are Samantha’s state pageant photos.
Lights, camera, action! Professional photoshoots are one of the perks that comes from winning a title.