VOTE NOW FOR ASHLEY LIGHTBURN TO BECOME MISS UNIVERSE:
Ashley Lightburn is a proud woman in STEM, and she lends those skills as a mathematics lecturer at the University of Belize while also working a full-time job at a bank. As a strong advocate for the improvement of mathematics literacy among women and children, Lightburn volunteers in high schools and after-school programs to pass on her knowledge and encourage future generations. As someone who came from an underprivileged neighborhood herself, Lightburn seeks to inspire youth to step outside of their societal brand and be the change they want to see in the world, regardless of circumstance.
Iris Salguero CROWNS Ashley Lightburn Miss Universe Belize 2022: Watch LIVE Full Show
2021 Miss Universe Belize Iris Salguero has just crowned her successor the winner Ashley Lightburn Miss Universe Belize 2022 today on Saturday August 13, 2022 at Bliss Centre for Performing Arts, Theatre in Belize City, Belize
Ashley Lightburn Miss Universe Belize 2022 will represent her nation Belize at the 71ST Miss Universe 2022 Competition where India's Harnaaz Sandhu Miss Universe 2021 will crown her successor at the end of the Grand Finale in the New Orleans Morial Convention Center in New Orleans, Louisiana, United States on Sat, Jan 14, 2023.
Ashley has Studied at MIU - Marconi International University Rome, Italy, St. John's College Junior College, University of Belize and did schooling at St. Catherine Academy. She Lives in and Native of Belize City, Belize. Ashley Lightburn is a Mathematician, Adjunct Math lecturer University of Belize, Project Management Officer, Woman in STEM and Belizean to the bone.
Ashley was recently invited and met Belize Prime Minister Hon. Johnny Briceño along with Miss Universe Belize 2021 Iris Salguero and other Miss Belize 2022 Finalists.
Today I edge towards another milestone, and I really can’t even explain how I’ve been feeling today! This week has undoubtedly been an unforgettable experience! The level of ease and calm I’ve been feeling through the many activities reassures me that tonight will be wonderful. I must thank everyone who has given their time to help me get to today! Somedays were hard, but my team and my family have been my backbone even when I felt like giving up! Regardless of the outcome, today is a victory for all of us and every south side Belize city youth that has ever dared to dream! Tonight I do this for me, my family, my community, my country, my supporters, and my fellow 501-ers near or far!
Ashley Lightburn Bio & Funfacts
District: Belize City, Belize
Job: Project Manager Officer at a Bank and adjunct lecturer of Mathematics at the University of Belize
Schooling: Bachelor's in Pure Mathematics; currently pursuing a master’s degree in International Business Administration
Ashley believes she is a mercy woman at heart. Hence, since 2015 she has been volunteering at her alma mater Saint Catherine Academy as a cheerleading coach, passing the ever-beautiful SCA cheer spirit to other generations and the principle of sisterhood, confidence, and community. She is also a strong advocate for women in STEM, especially mathematics. Ashley hosted and has participated in the University of Belize's annual mathematics symposium since graduating in 2019.
Fun Fact: She is a really good crafter who loves decorating and making gift baskets, ornaments and more
Hobbies: Engaging in Social Outreach initiatives
Quote: “This pageant, to me, is not only about displaying external beauty but also about inner beauty. I aim to show young girls that you can have all beauty and brains, and you should use it to inspire others and build your country. “
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