Below Deck: Who is Lexi Wilson? Father, Instagram and role as new second stew

Season six of Below Deck Mediterranean will premiere on June 28th and Lexi Wilson is due to board the yacht as a second stew.

We explore the reality TV stars personal life including the passing of her father, hobbies and more according to her eventful Instagram feed.

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Your First Look at Below Deck Mediterranean Season 6 | Bravo

Your First Look at Below Deck Mediterranean Season 6 | Bravo

Who is the new Below Deck star?

Lexi Wilson is an official cast member of Below Deck Mediterranean season six which is due to premiere on June 28th 2021.

This upcoming crew member will board the yacht as a second stewardess, meaning she is responsible for supporting the chief stewardess in all interior duties as needed.

Additionally, she must have the ability to easily and professionally interact with guests, providing excellent service in every aspect of their onboard experience.

According to a Bravo press release, Lexi is always one to prioritize service to the guests. 

Bravo state that Wilson is originally from the Bahamas having moved to the states for college after receiving a scholarship for Track and Field.

The star previously competed in pageants and represented the Bahamas in the 2013 Miss Universe pageant.

Lexi Wilson joined the show after coincidentally meeting a yacht captain during her time in Florida, who invited her to work as a stewardess on his boat.

Her short appearance within the new Below Deck trailer suggests this diva is due to be involved in some onboard drama as she is shown wanting to quit.

Lexi Wilson’s Instagram explored

Over on Instagram, @theonlylexiwilson has over 3,000 followers to accompany her action-packed feed which contains 130 posts in total.

In her bio, Lexi is categorised as a public figure and lists her account as including travel, fashion and lifestyle.

With an interest in both tennis and golf, this upcoming reality TV star sure is sporty.

Referring to professional tennis player Serena Williams, Wilson described herself on a previous Instagram story as ‘The next Serena’ after her successful lessons.

Lexi ensures she is keeping on top of current trends while working out as she rocks various sporty styles.

Describing herself as a golf barbie, Lexi keeps it boujie with her personalised equipment.

Who knew you could customise golf balls?

Lexi’s Instagram currently contains 27 highlights, most of which are dedicated to her travels around the world.

Having visited numerous different locations, the star’s content illustrates her many adventures.

Thankfully, viewers are able to observe her next adventure onscreen as she features in Below Deck Mediterranean.

Lexi opens up about passing of her father

On 30th May 2020, Lexi took to Instagram to share the unfortunate news of her father’s death.

After expressing her love and sorrow, she stated that heaven definitely gained an angel and used the hashtag #Ripdad.

Amongst her many Instagram highlights, one, in particular, is titled ‘Daddy😔’ and is dedicated to her late father.

In a post 55 weeks ago, Lexi stated:

Although I didn’t grow up in the suburbs… I still had an amazing childhood and personally watched my dad inspire me by his quest to travel and discover and experience the unknown !!

Describing herself as always being a big daddy’s girl, she uploaded various images of her family.

Screenshot: @theonlylexiwilson Instagram highlight

The star explained that having grew up poor, her father wanted his kids to travel from birth.

Reportedly, their family trips always consisted of museums and historical monuments as her dad wanted his children to learn about the history of black Americans during the civil rights movements.

While reminiscing on past memories, Lexi previously admitted that she still felt as though her father was on vacation and would soon return.

Learn more about reality TV star Lexi Wilson in the brand new premiere of Below Deck Med season six.

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