Unknown Facts About Newly Crowned Miss USA 2016- Deshauna Barber
Miss USA 2016 concluded with the crowning of Deshauna Barber, who was representing District of Columbia on June 5, 2016. Deshauna Barber will now represent USA at Miss Universe 2016.
USA holds maximum number of Miss Universe crowns and has an insurmountable record of placements at the said pageant. USA last won the Miss Universe crown in 2012, when Olivia Culpo represented the United States at Miss Universe. Last year, Olivia Jordan was adjudged as second runner up at Miss Universe 2015. Hence, Deshauna Barber will have huge shoes to fill in. But before Deshauna takes up the grave responsibility, let’s try to know her more from a closer glance.
The Proud Military Girl
Deshauna Barber is a military girl, this is a worldly known fact but do you know that her entire family has deep connections to the military career? Deshauna’s father belongs to military and due to his career in the military, the newly crowned Miss USA lived in North Carolina, Nebraska, Minnesota, Virginia and Washington, D.C. Deshauna’s father deployed to Iraq following the 9/11 attacks in 2001. She herself joined the army at the age of 17. Her siblings have also served in the military.
Deshauna has focused her platform on PTSD treatment for soldiers returning from deployments and suicide prevention in the Armed Forces.
She is an active military commander and has commissioned as a Quartermaster Officer in 2011. At present, Deshauna is a Logistics Commander for the 988th Quartermaster Detachment Unit at Fort Meade, MD.
Diligent IT Analyst
Deshauna Barber is working full time as an IT Analyst for the U.S. Department of Commerce alongside being the military commander. Multitasking beautifully is a cakewalk for the newly crowned beauty queen! 🙂
A Kind Philanthropist
Deshauna Barber is a woman with kind heart. She is associated to many charitable trusts and continued to help military families even during Miss USA pageant week. She is helping the NGOs since her teen.
A Spontaneous Lady
In her leisure time, Deshauna loves to dance, hike and enjoy quality time with her family. She manages strikingly beautiful balance between her grave and lively lifestyle.
Third Winner From District of Columbia
Deshauna Barber is the third beauty queen from District of Columbia to win Miss USA pageant. Bobbie Johnson ( Miss USA 1964) and Shauntay Hinton (Miss USA 2002) are the former titleholders from Deshauna’s state.
Isn’t she adorable? 🙂 What are your thoughts on newly crowned Miss USA 2016, Deshauna Barber?