Madison Marsh emerged victorious on Sunday night at the 2024 Miss America pageant in Orlando, Florida.

Miss America 2024

By A.K

Marsh, representing the state of Colorado, is the first active-duty Air Force officer to receive the national title.

She will succeed Grace Stankey of Wisconsin, 2023 Miss America.

 Marsh graduated from the United States Air Force Academy in El Paso County, Colorado.

The 2024 pageant winner will be awarded $60,000 in tuition scholarships and the opportunity to travel the country as a Miss America brand ambassador.

She is the first active-duty Air Force officer to compete in the Miss America pageant.

Marsh was crowned Miss Colorado in May 2023.