The 6 feet South African-born sensation who twice won NCAA All-American UCLA volleyball player and was Miss USA 2012 is beautiful Nana Meriwether. At Miss USA 2012, she represented Maryland and won the title of 1st runner-up. Apparently, she is working as the assistant to Glenda Bailey; she is the Editor-in-Chief of Harper’s Bazaar. She has given the contribution to Vanity Fair, CR fashion Book, and Vogue Australia. She has also co-founded the Meriwether Foundation, the international non-profit organization which runs program in various genres education, health, nutrition, development in impoverished and rural communities of Southern Africa.
Nana was born on May 24, 1985, this makes her age 31 years old as of 2016. She was born in Johannesburg, South Africa. Her hometown is Potomac, Maryland, the US where she lived with her family. She was born to parents, a South African mother and an African American father. They used to do volunteering works. She attended the University of California in Los Angeles where she played as All-American volleyball player and completed her graduation at the University of Southern California. In her collegiate career, she played volleyball professionally in Puerto Rico. She has set plans to focus in medical sectors after working in entertainment and broadcasting.
Growing up Nana grew interest in glamour field and wanted to win titles of national and international levels. So she participated in her 1st pageant Miss California USA 2008, she competed over the Miss Universe Organization on Miss California USA 2008.
California USA 2008. Unfortunately, she couldn’t make it to the finals. In 2009 Nana came back to the Miss California USA stage, representing Beverly Hills. She ended up as 3rd runner-up. In Miss California USA 2010, she finished as 1st runner-up over Nicole Johnson. Then after, she competed in the Miss California USA where she ultimately ended as 4th runner-up over Alyss Campanella. Well, the pageant protocol made Miss USA resign from her title so that she can accomplish her duties as Miss Universe. Ultimately, Nana became the new Miss USA 2012. After crowning, she became the one and only oldest contestant to date to be crowned ithe title of Miss USA at the early age of 27.
Well, even a statuesque beauty queen has difficulty in finding a date. in big city New York. Reportedly, it said she has been using the popular site Tinder. It is a phone app which allows users to decide if someone can date or not based on their picture. Sources say she has been dating her new boyfriend Retired NBA star Shaquille O’Neal. Though she had the huge crush on Prince Harry but he is not available. She even mentioned on of her interview that she wanted to be married to him. Well, she has neither husband nor kids. She is fond of her fans; she usually updates them by posting several pictures on the social accounts instagram and twitter. She has garnered more than 10.2K followers on both Instagram and Twitter with more than 687 and 7381 posts respectively. Her salary and net worth are not disclosed yet. To know more about her, refer to her wiki, bio or Linkdin.