Elexa Jeffrey – Miss Bend USA 2016

As a daughter of an incarcerated parent, Elexa devotes her lifestyle to preventing juvenile incarceration by setting a positive example for at-risk youth. Her love for mentoring has aided her decision to develop and facilitate her own programs at the Boys and Girls Club that promote self-confidence and challenging stereotypes. She is determined to receive her degree in Criminology and aspires to reduce the rates of juvenile crime.