Miss Teen Florida USA – Sharlysse
Miss Florida Teen USA, Sharlysse Nelson, created Change for Charity Initiative with a mission to reduce the effect of Child Hunger. At the early age of 9, she prioritized serving the less fortunate by actively volunteering with Food for Thought Outreach and Feeding America. As an advocate for child hunger and women’s safety, she hopes to nationally continue and broaden her reach to be a force for change through volunteerism and situational awareness.
Committed to Education with a goal to graduate Summa Cum Laude while enrolled in Harvard’s Online School, she aspires to study Political Science and Business Law. She likes to get people excited about the interests she’s excited about like Sudoku and her knowledge of World Capitals. Recognized for her work ethic, she was appointed as the Yearbook Editor-In-Chief for three consecutive years. Sharlysse believes to always Strive for progress NOT perfection because the focus is different.