SCKY Staff Member Ariel Thompson crowned Miss Black USA 2023

Simmons Nation wishes to congratulate our very own Ariel Thompson on becoming Miss Black USA on August 6th. Ariel has previously competed in the Miss Kentucky and Miss Kentucky Earth pageants, and will now serve as Miss Black USA for the next year.

Ms. Thompson serves Simmons as our Student and Resident Life Program Coordinator. Please join us in celebrating this Queen!