Making a Difference: Alexis Houle

By KBJR News 1

June 27, 2014 Updated Jun 27, 2014 at 12:51 PM CST

Superior, WI (NNCNOW.com) --- Beauty queens in the pageant world are expected by many to be the picture of elegance, poised and polished.

For one Minnesota pageant winner, that image on the surface doesn't begin to tell the story of her struggle to overcome sexual abuse...a story she is now on a mission to share, in hopes of using her crown to make a difference.

Elsa Robins