Daniella Henry was crowned Miss UVI for 2011-2012 during the Ambassadorial Competition held Saturday, April 9, at the Island Center for the Performing Arts on St. Croix. Shamelle Farrington was named first runner-up. Danielle Christian was named second runner-up.
In addition to the overall title, Henry won the Miss Intellect, Miss Popularity and a share of the Best Business Wear segments of the competition. The 21-year-old senior is studying at the Albert A. Sheen Campus on St. Croix. She is a Thurgood Marshall Leadership Scholar and a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha sorority. As president of the Student Orientation Leaders and the Student Advisory Council, she is interested in exploring innovative ways the University can improve and enhance the experience for new, transfer and current students on both campuses. Henry hopes to one day be elected to represent St. Croix in the Virgin Islands Legislature.