Sarah Rose Summers, Miss Nebraska 2018, was crowned Miss USA Monday night.
Summers is from Papillion, Nebraska and topped Miss North Carolina in the Miss USA pageant.
She attended Papillion La Vista South High School before attending Texas Christian University in Fort Worth, Texas, graduating with a separate degrees in child development and strategic communication, with a business minor, according to the Miss Nebraska organization.
She is the first Miss USA from Nebraska.
According to the Miss USA website, Summers will immediately move to a luxury apartment in New York City, which will be her home base while she spends her reign traveling the country, developing and representing her platforms, and raising awareness and funds for charitable initiatives. In addition to her new accommodations, the Miss USA title also includes: a year-long salary; all paid living expenses; personal appearance wardrobe and styling by the official Miss Universe Organization fashion stylist; extensive international and domestic travel; and access to various New York City events including casting opportunities, movie premieres, fashion week, sporting events and career opportunities.
She is working to become a Certified Child Life Specialist.