Autistic Miss America contestant Alexis Wineman makes the semi-finals
"I hope it was because they found me very relatable. I thank you so much America for voting for me," says Wineman of her selection as America's choice.
Wineman was diagnosed with autism in seventh grade and plans on making her Miss America platform "Normal is Just a Dryer Setting: Living with Austism." SHe wants to work as an art therapist when she's out of college.