Emelina Adams was born and raised in Nevada. Her love of travel began in childhood, and she has visited more than 13 countries. In high school, Emmy (as her friends call her) was a member of the National Honor Society. She later graduated from the University of Arizona, earning a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology with a Pre-law minor. In college, she had the opportunity to study abroad. That allowed her to hone her Italian and fueled her love of cooking and trying new foods. As Miss Nevada USA, Emelina has helped young people deal with addiction in their families by speaking about substance abuse in schools. Emelina also enjoys acting and modeling. She has appeared in campaigns for various hotels in Las Vegas and the 2019 collection for Dreamgirl Lingerie and walked in fashion week for numerous designers. She landed her first role and supporting role in a feature film coming out in 2019.
3 Words To Describe Me: Cultured, Genuine, well-rounded
Special Skills: piano, Italian, British accent, pilates, paddle boarding, working out, fishing, hand guns
Credits/Accomplishments: Bachelors Degree Univ of Arizona Pre-Law & Psychology major, Miss Nevada USA 2016, Miss Arizona USA 2015 1st Runner UP, Supporting Role Feature film Blood Pageant, Featured in Maxim, Sports Illustrated & Venus Et Fleur