Miss El Paso Texas USA 2020, Annie Johnson is a spirited, 19-year-old individual who recently finished her first year at The University of Texas at El Paso with a 4.0 GPA. She is a biological sciences major and plans to attend medical school to become an Obstetrician/Gynecologist. She attended Eastwood High School where she excelled in academics and athletics. She was a member of the National Honor Society, the Science Honor Society, volleyball team captain, and a member of the track team. As a result of her hard work and efforts, she was voted Miss Blue and Gold, a prestigious honor that is voted on by the entire high school faculty and awarded to a graduating senior who represent a role model of determination and passion for excellence and character. Along with her love for chemistry, Annie enjoys the visual arts, coaching volleyball, and preparing for the Miss Texas USA competition. As Miss El Paso, Annie intends to advocate for the arts in education. Her mother is an art teacher and she has seen first-hand how the arts lead to a significant positive impact on academic and social development in children. She hopes to reach out to organizations that cultivate the importance of art education in her community. Through her efforts, she hopes to empower the youth of El Paso through the arts.