Arab-American Rima Fakih of Dearborn, Michigan was crowned Miss USA 2010 Sunday night at the Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino in Las Vegas.
Fakih, 24, is the first Arab to ever participate in the 59-year-old beauty pageant.
In addition to winning scholarships and a wardrobe, the brunette will live in one of pageant owner Donald Trump’s NYC apartments.
Fakih holds a bachelor degree in economics and business management from the University of Michigan-Dearborn.
The advocate for breast and ovarian cancer awareness will compete in the Miss Universe pageant later this year.