Miss Nevada USA 2023

Josie Stephens


Josie Stephens, 27, was originally born in Lafayette Louisiana, now residing in Fallon Nevada, she was born a third generation oil field worker but she is the only female! and one of only 3% of women in her field. As a chemical account manager on a shell offshore oil & gas platform she works closely with the environmental protection angency and strives to encourage women to pursue STEM fields. Josie has a bachelors in chemical engineering and a minor in mathematics , chemistry and bio processing engineering.

When she’s not on the Gulf of Mexico she is advocating for the destigmatization of mental health, having a #5daystoSave to initiative to educate our youth and provide them with the resources to nuture their mental  health. Josie considers herself a bookworm and has a home library with over 300 books!