After winning class president of her 5th grade class at Western Hills Elementary located in Little Rock, Arkansas, she knew she was born to lead. Dasha Gray, the reigning Miss Black Arkansas USA 2017 and creative enjoys all things health, beauty and education. She's currently employed full-time for the world's largest global provider dedicated to financial technology solutions. There, she is gaining valuable experience and life in the corporate world.
Dasha was raised by her mother and grandmother, and has a strong passion to help others. After earning her degree in Psychology, she plans to fulfill her purpose of empowering others to defeat triumphs and become who they were created to be. In her spare time, she enjoys reading, cooking, traveling and shopping.
Dasha's platform is labeled "The Total Package", which encourages young women to put brains on a pedestal. Inspired by her own ability to overcome personal difficulties and reach goals that were considered unattainable, she is determined to get the message across to women, that with God, faith & a vision, they can achieve anything their heart desires.