Alexis Harris, 18, is the newest model added to the Covergirl roster.
The announcement was made Thursday by Ellen Degeneres on her talk show. Ellen is also a Covergirl model. Harris won the honor along with a $20,000 prize in Covergirl’s model search. During the show, Ellen showed Harris’ entry video for the contest which featured her discussing growing up in a single parent home.
Harris is also the founder and CEO of S.M.I.L.E. Movement (Students Making Impacts In Lives Every Day) and attends the University of Texas-San Antonio. Check out her reaction to winning the honor below.