Thirteen beauties from across the Caribbean will compete in this year’s Miss Caribbean Tourism Queen Pageant”. The event will be held on Saturday October 27 at Carnival Village Basseterre, St. Kitts.
The ladies will compete in five categories: Ambassadorial Wear & Introduction, Swim Suit, performing talent, evening wear and onstage interview.
Meet the contestants:
Olufunmike Banks Devonish – Anguilla
This Twenty-two year holds a BA Honours degree in Psychology and has always been passionate about pageantry and the performing arts!
Shenique Barry - Antigua and Barbuda
Lynette Do Nascimento - Aruba
Miluska Willem - Curacao
Ameka Cognet - DominicaThis 19 year old is tourism and hospitality major at the Dominica State College and the first runner-up Miss Dominica 2012.
Chadale Smith - Jamaica
An 18 year old who enjoys dancing., who hope to pursue a career in business marketing or finance in the near future
Deidre DuBois - St Croix - US Virgin IslandsShe is a nursing student with a minor in psychology attending the University of the Virgin Islands, as well as the current Miss St. Croix 2011-2012. In the future she aspires to attain her bachelor’s degree in nursing with a minor in psychology, and work in her local hospital before departing as a travel nurse
Kinia Blyden - St John - US Virgin Islands
An 18 year old Sophomore at the University of the Virgin Islands.
Trevicia Adams - St Kitts and Nevis
Consuelo Dupal - St Lucia
Consuelo holds a Bachelors Degree in Hospitality Management and works as a Concierge/Sales agent at the Morgan Bay Beach Resort in Saint Lucia.
Teryssa A. Thomas - St Thomas - US Virgin Islands
This 24, holds a BS in Architectural Interior Design and membership in the National Stuttering Association-Florida Atlantic University Chapter, and instructs at the Institute of Performing Arts.
Jovonne John - St Vincent and the Grenadines
Jovonne is a young ambassador of St Vincent and the Grenadines through sports. She is currently a brand ambassador for the St Vincent Brewery Ltd.
Latia Drakes - Trinidad and Tobago