MEET THE PRESIDENT & FOUNDER
MISS UNIVERSAL DIAMOND 2016
Not all superheroes wear capes, some wear a crown and heels. Self-confident, warm in affection, deceive in approach yet polite in request may aptly describe Kimberly, a member of the prestigious Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated. Winning the prestigious title of Miss Black & Gold 2011-2012 paved the way for future successes. Kimberly went on to compete in the Miss Celebrity Spotlight pageant where she was crowned the 2015-2016 Miss Celebrity Spotlight Grand Supreme. She was also featured on the front inside cover of Patsy’s Magazine Summer 2015, Issue 2. That is a very prestigious position in any magazine but in Patsy’s it is a position of Pageant Excellence.
Miss Campbell is the recipient of the Tim Carthon Most Valuable Greek Award for selflessly giving her time, energy, and effort to others in the name of service. Miss Campbell is passionate about mentoring and raising awareness about cyber-bullying using her platform “Don’t Be Mean Behind The Screen”
Kimberly established Making Dreams Come True Corporation in 2015, a non-profit organization that assist students alike in need of back to school supplies and graduating high school seniors in need of formal wear to attend prom. Miss Campbell is also a QPR Certified Gatekeeper in suicide prevention and awareness. Her most recent endeavors include but are not limited to: Blood Donor Ambassador for the American Red Cross Association, Troop Leader for Girls Scouts of America and walking in New York Fashion Week for Live Out Loud Charity, while raising awareness about bullying and suicide prevention.
MEET THE VICE-PRESIDENT & TREASURER
Earnest Eastland is a 27 year old author and ghost writer, and Motivational Enthusiast from Houston, Texas. His philosophy on life is “We are all here on a particular path, you don’t need a curriculum to know that you are apart of the math”. Meaning we are serving a purpose whether you know it or not. I just simply want to make it easier in understanding the process of what’s my purpose for all. Mr. Eastland has traveled around the state speaking at Suicide Conventions, Graduations as well as Middle School and High School Luncheons.
Proceeding college Earnest began working for the State of Texas as a Competency Training and Development Instructor (CTD). While being there he accumulated from his peers and coworkers the nickname known as the voice of Texas. Having been a key note speaker for a variety of events, such as; Texas Southern University Students of Tomorrow Program, The Intergenerational Men Mentoring Program and Booker T Washington Senior breakfast and The Grambling State University Young Scientists of Tomorrow, LA Gear Up Program, The Harris County LEE Program, The Boy Scouts of America, The 4H Club, Project 1964 Mentoring Program.
Mr. Eastland is an author of a motivational book “How to be that Dude” as well as an Inspirational quote book called Daily Installations. He also has written for his own column while being employed for the State of Texas known as “Earnests’ Truth.” When he is not assisting in the inspirational and mental growth of others he is continuously reading and studying life’s concept in the approach to refocus and rebuild his mind constantly. In attempt to be more self-inclined for himself as well as others, so that he may have the best to give the best to others in their attempt in the building their own self-empowerment. Earnest asks everyone to ask themselves this question. “What can I do to better myself while also assisting others? What will I do today or what have I done today that has allowed my peers to grow?”
MEET THE DIRECTOR
TRICHIA C S CADETTE
“Every woman is made for greatness she just needs to light her path”… Trichia Cadette is the founder of the Sarah Ivy Performing Arts Academy, owner of FLAVA Model Management and President of the St Lucia Talented Teen Organisation. As a member of the prestigious Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc Trichia believes in the power of sisterhood and community service and has been a long time advocate for female empowerment.
Ms. Cadette was awarded with the Tim Carthon Greek All-Star award for excellence in the mission of “service to all mankind” an continues to work towards that mission.
As a Theatre Arts Practitioner, former pageant contestant and pageant coach, Trichia has served in many roles both on and off the stage and believes that art is vital to life. The St Lucia Talented Teen Organisation which serves under the umbrella of the Sarah Ivy Performing Arts Academy was established with the purpose of talent and youth development, youth empowerment and community service. “The crown is more than just a head piece it is a microphone to tell the world who you are and through art there is power to change the world”. Trichia believes in giving young people the tools they need to sculpt their success and bring their dreams to life.