Ashley Howarth

​​Arizona 

Mrs. Arizona United States 2017

United States Pageant

Ashley, is a resident plastic surgeon at the Mayo Clinic. Her life’s passion is improving the lives of children with craniofacial disorders while increasing public awareness. Ashley completed her undergraduate and medical degrees at the University of Louisville, where she served as student body Vice President. After obtaining her medical degree, she trained in general surgery at Texas A&M.

Ashley is active in the American College of Surgeons, American Society of Plastic Surgery, Kappa Delta Sorority, and the Barrow Cleft and Craniofacial Center. She will present her medical research at this year’s meeting of the International Society for Craniofacial Surgery. Ashley’s husband Samuel Swainhart, is a dentist and US Army Veteran. They have been married for six years, served at two Army bases and have two Yorkshire Terriers. Ashley loves traveling and hiking, always seeking adventure.

Top 15 at National Competition