By THOUSIF INC
1. Elle Smith finished in the Top 10 of the 2021 Miss Universe pageant.
2. Miss USA Elle Smith grew up in Springfield, Ohio.
3. Elle participated in choir, orchestra, drama, and volleyball and was an honour student.
4. Elle Smith graduated from the University of Kentucky in 2020.
5. While at the University of Kentucky, she served as vice president of the school’s National Association of Black Journalists
6. She is a broadcast news reporter for WHAS11 in Louisville, Kentucky.
7. She competed in her first pageant just six months ago.
8. She is the leader of her local National Cervical Cancer Coalition chapter.
9. She attributes her success in pageants to her journalism background.