Tuesday, May 12, 2009
Carrie Prejean "MISS CALIFORNIA USA 2009"
Place of Birth: San Diego
Job:Beauty queen, Actress, Model
Country of Origin:United States
Carrie Prejean is a true California girl who was born and raised in beautiful San Diego. Carrie is 21 years old and a junior at San Diego Christian College. She is studying to become a special education teacher for children in elementary school. Carrie is a huge Padres fan. It is her 3rd season now as a member of the San Diego Padres, "Pad Squad". Carrie was crowned Miss Greater San Diego 2007, and was crowned MISS CALIFORNIA USA 2009.
Carrie is a model and was recently featured in "Blisss Magazine" as one of the center folds "Super Taste" model of the month. She is on the cover of PJ Salvage Fall Catalog 2008. The face of "Double Happiness Jewelry" and just shot the campaign for "Naughty Monkey" a women's shoe line. Just to name a few, Carrie has modeled for Target, Saks Fifth Avenue, Bloomingdales, Nordstrom, and has been in numerous fashion shows. Carrie was featured on Deal or No Deal as a finalist in becoming a case model. Carrie even modeled for E! Entertainment at the Academy Awards.
Carrie has a passion for people with special needs, whether it's a child with a disability or a grown adult living homeless on the streets. Carrie is involved in the Best Buddies non profit organization, a program in which it helps those with disabilities gain friendships, and build lifelong relationships. She is also a volunteer for the Special Olympics. Carrie is an advocate for encouraging healthy lifestyles for young women. Carrie wants people to remember her as being compassionate and real. People enjoy being around Carrie because of her high energy and fun personality.
Carrie has a Chihuahua named "Biggie" who she spends most of her time with. Running on the beach, playing sports, shopping, relaxing, reading a good book, and spending time with her big Italian family, are some of Carries favorite past times. Her friends and family mean the world to her. Carrie is excited to see where her modeling career takes her, but will always remember the people who got her where she is at, and all the love and support she has had over the years. Carrie lives life to the fullest, and is reminded everyday by the verse Philippians 4:13 "I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me".
During the 2009 Miss California pagent, Carrie raised a little contraversy by stating her personal values when responding to a question by a pagent judge. Since that time, Carrie cannot seem to get out of the negative limelight as pictures of her in a semi nude pose were released on the internet