Miss Grenada Biography
Herisa S. Stanislaus is a twenty-seven year old talented young professional. She is extremely proud to be representing Grenada, the beautiful Island of Spice, in the 2016 Houston Caribbean Queen Pageant – Queen Division.
Herisa loves the vibrant culture, pristine beaches, tasty foods, and her favorite phrase to describe her country is “we are a spicy people.” She also enjoys art, reading, zip lining, dancing, and watching movies. Herisa is a first generation American, first generation college student, and first Valedictorian in her family. In 2014, she proudly earned her Master of Public Health in Health Promotion and Behavioral Sciences from the University of Texas.
Her long-term professional goals include earning a PhD in Health Promotion and becoming a world traveler. While in graduate school she became an Albert Schweitzer Fellow to develop and implement a 200-hour community service project.
The program empowered youth and increased knowledge of nutrition and physical activity. Herisa will continue to volunteer with youth in new capacities. She looks forward to serving as an ambassador of Grenada to celebrate her father’s heritage.
Herisa intends to serve the Caribbean Community through her platform Youth Education Enrichment. She personally overcame academic adversity through the help of her mother.
Therefore, Herisa has a vested interest in developing supportive environments to increase educational opportunities for youth. Her vision is to foster college readiness and encourage a love of reading.
Herisa intends to travel to Grenada on a mission trip to implement her platform. Herisa knows with her past experiences and desire to serve, she will be a positive representative for the Houston Caribbean Queen crown.
Thank you for your support as Herisa sail to the crown!
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