Monique Evans is a Naples, Florida native who spends her free time dancing as a professionally trained ballerina. A graduate from the University of Texas at Austin with a degree in nutritional science with a medical certificate, she uses her love of science in her career as a psychiatric-specialty pharmaceutical representative.
As Miss Florida USA she has chosen the platform “Be Kind to your Mind,“ focusing on mental health and mental illness and helping others understand the difference. She believes there is a mind-body connection and daily healthy habits are key to overall health.
When not making an impact in the community, she enjoys spending time with friends and family, traveling the globe, scuba diving, wakeboarding and walking her two dogs, Bear and Cub.
Monique has learned to stay on her toes in life, through her professional ballet training en Pointe. She has trained with the American Ballet Theater in New York and San Francisco Ballet.
Monique is calm under pressure, she once ran out of air while scuba diving on the Great Barrier Reef in Australia. Don’t worry, she has 49 successful dives under her belt.
Monique lived in Noosa, Australia with her family when she was 13 years old. One of her favorite parts about that experience was going to the beach for P.E. class to go surfing!
VOTE FOR MONIQUE
MISS USA® 2020