22-year-old Corinne Missi from Cameroon has emerged as this year’s beauty queen for the Miss Africa USA, beating 14 contestants for the crown.
Corinne Missi was born in Yaoundé, Cameroon in 1995 and moved to the United States at age 15 to pursue her education. She is now a graduate with a Bachelor of Science in Actuarial Mathematics with a minor in Business Administration from Spring Hill College,USA.
She is a former college basketball player and track and field athlete and in her spare time, she is an amateur model and designer who loves to read books.
She hopes to inspire, empower and help young girls and women in the rural areas of Cameroon through her foundation SACAY Foundation.
Here are photos of the newly crowned beauty queen.