Beauty and Brains

Jalessa Webster, the reigning Miss Black Tennessee USA 2017 is an alumna of Middle Tennessee State University, located in her hometown- Murfreesboro, TN.

The 23-year-old beauty earned her Bachelor of Science degree is in Political Science, with a concentration in Pre-Law and a minor in Spanish.  Jalessa is currently employed by the Vanderbilt Law School, Office of the Dean and plans to attend  Law School in Fall 2017.   

In her spare time, Jalessa enjoys spending time with family, and mentoring young girls in her community.