Samantha Keaton crowned Miss Grand US Virgin Islands 2024

29 May 2024 | Aakanksha Chugh

In a Stunning ceremony held at the prestigious Mark C. Marin Center, Samantha Keaton was crowned Miss Grand US Virgin Islands 2024 on Saturday night. The 22-year-old beauty from St. Thomas captivated the judges and audience with her poise, intelligence, and grace, standing out among a group of exceptionally talented contestants.



The event was a celebration of beauty, culture, and empowerment, featuring vibrant performances and heartfelt speeches. The moment of anticipation culminated when last year's titleholder, Eliza Thomas, handed over the sparkling crown to Samantha. The crowd erupted in applause as Samantha took her first walk as the new Miss Grand US Virgin Islands, beaming with pride and joy.

Samantha, who is pursuing a degree in Environmental Science, impressed the judges not only with her striking looks but also with her passionate advocacy for sustainable living and environmental conservation. In her acceptance speech, she emphasized her commitment to using her platform to raise awareness about the pressing environmental issues facing the Virgin Islands and beyond.



As Miss Grand US Virgin Islands 2024, Samantha will represent the territory at the Miss Grand International pageant later this year. She expressed her excitement and readiness to showcase the rich culture and natural beauty of the Virgin Islands on the global stage.

The event marked a night of elegance and inspiration, setting the stage for Samantha Keaton's journey towards international acclaim.