Most successful beauty pageant winners

Business Side of Black Beauty: Pageant Winners’ Success Stories

Nia Sanchez crowned Miss USA 2014 (Image:Miss USA)
Debbye Turner Bell Miss America 1990

Debbye Turner Bell Miss America 1990

Now a veteran broadcast journalist, Turner Bell has been a correspondent for CBS News and has reported for the CBS Evening News.

In 2002, she scored an interview with President George W. Bush and first lady Laura Bush at the White House for a Pet Planet segment about the first family’s pets.

An accomplished motivational speaker, she has spoken to more than a “half million students at youth organizations and campuses.”