Destani Noel to represent U.S. Virgin Islands in Miss Universe 2020?

09 Jun 2020 | Priya Bhardwaj

With Miss Universe organization giving options to each country to appoint/nominate the first runner-up of last year’s edition to represent in Miss Universe 2020, the pageant fanatics are separating distinguished women who could definitely be a part of Miss Universe 2020 batch if they are appointed due to the current covid-19 scare all over the globe.

Last year, Miss Universe U.S. Virgin Islands 2019 Destani Noel being appointed as the first runner-up. If the organization follows through with these options, she could be appointed Miss Universe U.S. Virgin Islands 2020. The 25-year-old stunning beauty has studied Communications Studies at Florida International University and Kinesiology at East Carolina University. She currently resides in Dallas, Texas.



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Last year, being appointed first runner-up, Destani Noel earned the right to represent U.S. Virgin Islands in Miss Supranational 2019. She also works as a trainer with F45 Dallas Arena. Even though Destani gave a stellar performance, she couldn’t place in the Top 25.

Destani is involved in numerous charitable organizations including a non-profit called “Passion over Profit” working to assist homeless war veterans.  One of her most important missions is advocating against drunk driving after losing her father in a drunken driving accident the night after Christmas through her 501c3 nonprofit, ‘Daughters Against Drunk Driving’.



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Destani also works with Balance Athletica, an organization on a mission to make a difference and stand for what is right. The mission is meant to empower, include and provide a positive culture for everyone. Standing 175 cm tall, Destani definitely has strong physical attributes to win a strong placement in the competition if she gets a chance to represent U.S. Virgin Islands.