Candis Welch

Candis currently holds the title of Ms. Wheelchair of California 2023.

Born and raised in Los Angeles, Candis grew up with an unparalleled drive and determination. Being diagnosed with Spinal Muscular Atrophy at the age of 18 months she knew that her life would be challenging, but she never let that stop her from achieving her goals and living life on her terms. 

Candis has a vibrant personality, gorgeous smile, and determination to accomplish anything she sets her mind to. She earned he Master’s degree in Public Administration, loves to travel, and is a blogger and advocate.