The Reigning Miss Globe 2018 & Miss Globe United States 2018
A native to Maryland in the beautiful USA, Alyssha Shanks had the opportunity to represent her state as Miss Globe Maryland in the National Miss Globe United States Competition in Detroit, Michigan. It was there that Alyssha brought home awards as Miss Personality and Miss Social Media which recognized her marketing and professional skills. Even more exciting, Alyssha brought home the National crown as Miss Globe United States and proved quickly to be exactly the kind of Queen the organization was looking for, winning 1st place in every single area of competition. Alyssha was relentless in her community service, preparation, and grace and earned the opportunity to represent the USA in Beijing, China in the Official Miss Globe Competition. This past December, she brought home the Miss Globe crown for the current reigning year. Alyssha Shanks, also known endearingly as "Leela Heart" won the International Miss Globe Modeling Competition, besting 33 other countries where she was judged on beauty, professionalism, physique, personality, global involvement, modeling ability, and was chosen as the best Spokes Model for the Miss Globe system.
Alyssha is a Marketing Events Model and Coordinator pursuing a successful career in the entertainment industry in Modeling and Film. In addition to a passion for entertainment, Alyssha has a deep passion for empowering women. As Miss Globe, she is dedicating her year to empowering other women with Confidence. Alyssha believes that confidence is the first step to anything that takes action and she knows that without learning to walk in confidence she would not be where she is today! During her reign, she is traveling throughout the U.S and to other parts of the world carrying her message of Empowerment through Confidence. She has founded the Woman Warrior Project, which is a series of projects that focus on the growth of women primarily through confidence, goal setting, and access to resources. She is passionate about this endeavor and enjoys speaking at women's events, schools, and Woman Warrior meetings to inspire women to own their beauty and be comfortable in their own skin. Just as she relentlessly pushes to bring her dreams to reality, she loves encouraging others to do just the same.
New York Fashion Week 2019
Photography by Liv, Intuition Design Photography, Pride&Poise Photos, Ten Zero Three Photography, Kent Green, Tre Wilder Media, LGH Art Photography