"Everybody that I meet in the industry is so kind, giving, and they are some of the most amazing women." She ended up competing in seven pageants total.
She was crowned Miss California USA in 2010 and came in ninth place in the Miss USA pageant.
Williams would help fellow Canadians Taylor Ruck, Chantal van Landeghem and Sandrine Mainville in the women's 4 x 100 m freestyle relay heats, with the team swimming the third fastest time.
She then had to make way for teenage star Penelope Oleksiak in the final, where Oleksiak helped anchor the team to the bronze medal.
I have been swimming competitively since I was 5 years old.5.
During my first race ever, I peed on the blocks because I was so nervous.6.
Thank you for helping @m_phelps00 create my perfect engagement ring 😘💍 #family #memories A post shared by Nicole Michele Phelps (@mrs.nicolephelps) on Johnson started competing in pageants when she was 17, when she read an advertisement for Miss Teenage California; she originally competed to try to get a scholarship and won first runner-up, but found that the pageant world made her feel more confident.