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Introducing the beauties of Miss Universe Jamaica 2017

Published:Thursday | August 17, 2017 | 12:00 AM
Jheri Graham
Camelia Gayle
Sara-Jade Kow
Jessica Wong
Andrea Myers
Kamara Daley
Jenaae Jackson
Joddian Harper
Addairre Esmie
Altena Wilson
Davina Bennett
Tanisha Weir
Sasha-Gail Haase

Seventeen beautiful and diverse young women will be vying for the Miss Universe Jamaica 2017 Beauty, Fashion & Wellness title and represent Jamaica on the international stage, and have their lives changed forever. The ladies are currently being extensively trained and moulded to ensure that they are more than just a pretty face; they will have presence, personality, and intelligence. The grand coronation Spectacular will be on Saturday August 26, at the Jamaica Pegasus hotel at 8:30 p.m. with special celebrity guest Actor Bryce Wilson.

Last week, Flair gave you five of the beauties, here are the remaining 12.

Kamara Daley - Miss TVJ

Age: 22

Height: 6ft

Vital statistics: 34-28-38.8

Occupation: Graduate of University of the West Indies (CARIMAC)

Life's ambition: I hope to work in the advertising industry. With that, I want to make a difference in everything I do and everywhere I go. Lastly, create and build my own family and make the persons around me proud and happy

Tanisha Weir - Miss Starlight Productions

Age: 26

Height: 5'11"

Vital statistics: 32B-25-38

Occupation: Model & waitress

Life's ambition: My life's ambition is to live out my full potential and to be a successful business woman that her younger siblings and young girls can strive to be like.

Altena Wilson - Miss Moon Palace Jamaica Grande

Age: 24

Height: 5'11"

Vital Statistics: 34-25.5-37

Occupation: Senior administration assistant

Life's ambition: To accomplish my goal of being a forensic pathologist.

Andrea Myers - Miss Eye Boutique

Age: 25

Height: 5'10"

Vital Statistics: 33-26-38

Occupation: Front desk agent

Life's Ambition: To own and operate a world class boutique hotel which practices good social corporate responsibility. I also want to be a successful family woman who motivates and inspires people to dream big and achieve those dreams.

Jessica Wong - Miss Riley's Haulage Contractors Ltd

Age: 24

Height: 5'9"

Vital statistics: 38-27-40

Occupation: Assistant Store Manager for Aldo. I also work Independently as a model, blogger and professional make-up artist.

Life's ambition: To create a clothing company which flatters the many shapes and sizes of women, which also incorporates my Afrocentric, urban, and vintage style.

Jheri Graham - Miss O.R.S Olive Oil

Age: 23

Height: 5'7"

Vital statistics: 32-26-38

Occupation: Chemist

Life's ambition: My life's ambition is being the best at everything I do, grasping as many opportunities that come my way. Success comes in many forms and I am willing to explore what the world has to offer in every aspect, for every experience is a success in and of itself.

Sara-Jade Kow - Miss Afrostar Traders Ltd

Age: 23

Height: 5'6"

Vital Statistics: 33-25.5-36.5

Occupation: Real-estate salesman and entrepreneur

Life's ambition: To keep growing as an entrepreneur/ designer. I aspire to start producing enough swimwear and beachwear to open a store, distribute to hotel gift shops all over the Caribbean and distribute internationally so as to aid in Jamaica's national development by generating foreign exchange.

Addairre Esmie - Miss Ultra Charm International

Age: 26

Height: 5'3"

Vital statistics: 31-24-36

Occupation: Personal assistant/administrative office manager

Life's ambition: To become the chief financial officer at the Bank of Jamaica. My passion in life is to strive to become the best version possible of myself. Helping whoever I can to attain their goals along the way. I want to touch as many lives as I possibly can.

Sasha-Gail Haase - Miss Triple Century Sports Bar

Age: 26

Height: 5'6"

Vital statistics: 32-28-37

Occupation: Immigration Consultant

Life's ambition: My life's ambition is to become a successful business woman and mentor the indigent to reach their full potential.

Davina Bennett - Miss D'Marie Institute

Age: 21

Height: 5'9 1/2

Vital statistics: 34B-24-38

Occupation: Student (UWI), model & runway coach

Life's ambition: To be a successful philanthropist, model and an entrepreneur

Joddian Harper - Miss Matt Corp & Ecopower Ja

Age: 27

Height: 5'10"

Vital statistics: 34-27-37

Occupation: Student

Life's ambition: To become a nutritionist helping people make healthier food and lifestyle choices, that enhance their lives by lowering the chances of developing lifestyle diseases.

Jenaae Jackson - Miss Lawe Insurance Brokers Ltd

Age: 27

Height: 5'10"

Vital Statistics: 34-25-36

Occupation: Destination Wedding Photographer

Life's ambition: My life's ambition is to continue my journey of personal development, becoming my best self, and to inspire other ambitious people along the way. I aspire to be a very successful business woman. Additionally I strive to create a great legacy for my family and country.

Camelia Gayle - Miss iSociety Cosmetics

Age: 26

Height: 5'11"

Vital statistics: 32-26-36

Occupation: Operations manager

Life's ambition: My life's ambition is to be a Restauranteur