Carolyn Carter won Miss Universe US Virgin Islands 2016 in May 2016 and will represent US Virgin Islands at Miss Universe 2016 along with 85 other delegates to win the coveted crown of Miss Universe, currently held by Pia Wurtzbach of the Philippines. Carolyn succeeds Alexandrya Evans as Miss Universe US Virgin Islands.
Carolyn Carter is an actress and model from Christiansted. She was born in New Orleans and studied arts in Emory University of Georgia. Carolyn was crowned as Miss World US Virgin Islands 2010 and competed at Miss World 2010, where she was unplaced. She then represented US Virgin Islands in Miss Supranational 2011 in Poland where she was again unplaced. In 2012, she competed in Miss Earth 2012 in the Philippines where she was unplaced. Thus Carolyn has a lot of pageant experience under her belt.
US Virgin Islands has placed in Miss Universe just once. It happened in Miss Universe 1971 where Cherrie Raphaelia Creque of US Virgin Islands was Top 15 finalist. US Virgin Islands has won the title of Miss Congeniality thrice. Will Carolyn bring pride US Virgin Islands by placing in Miss Universe after more than 4 decades of country’s non-placements?