THE 63RD MISS UNIVERSE PAGEANT JAN 25 SUNDAY | 8/7c
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Hannah Billingsley

Arkansas

Hometown: Franklin

Height: 5’ 7”

Age: 23

BIO

Hannah Billingsley grew up on the family cattle farm in the small town of Franklin. She now has her own small herd of cattle and has used the income to put herself through college. Hannah has always displayed an aptitude for sports. She played basketball and softball, starting at age 8. Her teams have travelled around the country, won state titles, and competed at a national level.

Hannah is enrolled at the University of Central Arkansas, working toward a Bachelor of Science in Communication Disorders to become a Speech Language Pathologist. During her college career, Hannah has been involved in several organizations and philanthropic events. She has helped to raise more than $10,000 for charities including the Be Her Freedom campaign for human trafficking, Habitat for Humanity, and Shoebox Ministries. She has been knitting hats for Arkansas Children’s Hospital for the past 4 years and has been very active in raising funds for the Children’s Miracle Network, receiving the Miracle Maker Award in 2012. She has also worked with Feeding Arkansas Kids and the Backpack Program to end child hunger.

In her own words

Quate Instead of letting negative experiences bring me down, I use them as motivation to dream bigger and work even harder to prove just how far I can go in my life. Quate

fun facts

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    At 10 years old, Hannah took out a $6,000 loan to buy a few cow-calf pairs. Investing in her small herd of cattle allowed her to pay her way through college.

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    Hannah’s favorite hobby is photography.

  3. 3

    Hannah had a poem published in a book of poetry called, "Excellence."