Miss Michigan USA – Alexis


Alexis is a 23 year old Detroit native and graduate of the University of Alabama where she obtained her degree in Psychology and minor in Global and Cultural Perspectives. She currently works as a Behavioral Therapist helping children with autism and plans to apply to Med School after her reign.

Alexis lost her father to gun violence at age 8 and is now passionate about sharing her story with at-risk kids in Michigan, encouraging them to overcome their adversities. She also works with state government officials and organizations who focus on supporting families affected by gun violence.

An active Best Buddies volunteer since age 14, she currently serves on the Advisory Board for Best Buddies Michigan working with local, state and national staff.

In her free time, Alexis loves reading, watching 90’s movies and traveling, and was even able to study abroad in Greece exploring her Greek background!