Miss U.S. Virgin Islands 1997

Miss U.S. Virgin Islands 1997

Miss Vania Thomas

“I am happy to be the ambassador for the U.S. Virgin Islands.  I would like to promote our home as the paradise that it truly is.  I will stand out as a positive role model for our community.”

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Attended  All Saints Cathedral School in St. Thomas, V.I.

High School:
Woodrow Wilson, Washington, DC
Graduated 1988

Howard University
Graduated 1993

Future Plans: I will produce, write, and direct a feature film in the Virgin Islands.

Hobbies: Writing screenplays, acting, dancing, gymnastics, swimming, and spearfishing.

My Definitions of:

FAITH – Knowing, not believing, that God exists.  For me, faith is also knowing that I will persevere despite whatever obstacles may stand in my way.

HOPE:  Is uplifting.  Hope is believing.  It is a positive inner feeling.

CHARITY:  Is giving of yourself without expecting anything in return.

LOVE:  Is unconditional.  Love to me is deep caring and respect for myself and others.

Color: Purple
Actor: Laurence Fishburn
Book: Disappearing Acts
Record: Waiting to Exhale Soundtrack
Food: Fried King fish & Fungi
Actress: Angela Bassett
Person: Rodica Thomas
TV Show: Martin


Age: 26
Height: 5’6”
Weight: 110
Hair: Brown
Eyes: Brown