Jonét Nichelle won the title of Miss Rhode Island USA 2020, in October 2019. She will now represent Rhode Island at Miss USA 2020! Jonét is no stranger to the state USA stage, she has been competing for Connecticut USA title since 2012. In 2019 she moved to Rhode Island and entered the Rhode Island Pageant in hopes to represent her new state at the Miss USA pageant, and at her first shot at the Rhode island pageant, she won the title and crown!
In 2017 Jonét graduated with her battalions in Human Sciences from Post University in Connecticut. After graduating Jonét became a member of the New England Patriots Cheerleading Team where she traveled to shoot there annual Swimsuit calendar and participate in mission work in St. Maartens.
Jonét was able to cheer at the Superbowl LIII, and even received a Super Bowl pendant at the game!
This year Jonét is using her dance and cheer skills to teach and mentor children at the Boys and Girls Clubs of Newport County. as well as a camp counselor for a camp for children with special needs. She is doing this while working full time at Fuller Hospital in the mental health unit, as a specialist.