Morgan Romano is CROWNED Miss USA 2022 by R’Bonney Gabriel Miss Universe 2022

  • The Crowning Ceremony has just taken place in Preliminary of Miss Alabama USA and Miss Alabama Teen USA 2023 Pageants in Woltosz Theatre in Jay and Susie Gogue Performing Arts Center Auburn, Alabama today on Fri, Jan 27th, 2023.
  • R’Bonney Gabriel as Miss USA 2022 reigned for 117 Days From and including: Monday, 3 October 2022 To and including: Friday, 27 January 2023
  • The Crown Inheritor Morgan Romano Miss USA 2022 is expected to complete 11 Months Reign as The 72nd Miss Universe is announced at end of this year in El Salvador.

Fri. Jan 27, 2023 Auburn, Alabama: Miss Universe 2022, R’Bonney Gabriel as Miss USA 2022 crowned her successor, the 1st Runner-up of her court, Miss NCUSA, Morgan Romano Miss USA 2022 at the Preliminary Competition of the Miss Alabama USA and Miss Alabama Teen USA 2023 Pageants in presence of 73 Contestants along with many distinguished guests at the The 1,202-seater and 90-foot-wide stage Woltosz Theatre.

Newly crowned by inheritance Morgan Romano Miss USA 2022 is a  Chemical Engineer from University of South Carolina who Lives in Charlotte, North Carolina.

Miss USA 2022, Morgan Romano, is from North Carolina. She has a passion for STEM education for children and spends her free time volunteering with Project Scientist, an after-school program that provides a high quality STEM curriculum to young girls.

Morgan is an alumna of the University of South Carolina where she obtained a Bachelors of Science in Chemical Engineering in 2020. She is currently an Application Engineer at R.E. Mason in Charlotte, NC.

Day 1st: She shares "Day one as Miss USA. The crown looks good on her! Follow along to watch @morganromano1 journey" wearing MOUAWAD Crown and Sash by The Sash Company.

Crowning Moment:


A post shared by Miss USA (@missusa)

Morgan has reacted “Heart full of gratitude. I’m all yours, USA” sharing her crowning pictures, check here

Check The Crowning Moment and Reaction by Morgan Romano 1st Runner-up Miss USA


Last night I was named 1st runner up to our beautiful new Miss USA 2022. I have received thousands of notes of support, encouragement, and love and I couldn’t be more grateful. So many people have believed in me and poured into me for years and years. The pure joy that I felt in that moment was something that I will never forget or take for granted. Thank you thank you thank you.

@rbonneynola @missusa you’re going to be an incredible Miss USA and I can not wait to watch your year and support you at MISS UNIVERSE!

What is meant for you, will never miss you. 

R’Bonney Gabriel Miss Universe 2022 replied “Thank you gorgeous. It was an honor to be standing there with you!!! Keep shining and stay blessed.”

Karla Aponte Roque, RN BSN Miss Greater New Haven USA and Contestant for Miss Connecticut USA 2023 has commented, very appreciative thought "As the only female chemistry major at my college, I am so excited to see our Miss USA volunteer her time to encourage young girls to pursue more STEM degrees. I love having these types of similarities with her! Beauty and Brains is the Miss USA way"