Miss New Jersey Teen USA 2012 - Kendal Barrett
  • Miss New Jersey Teen USA 2012
  • Miss New Jersey Teen USA 2012
  • Miss New Jersey Teen USA 2012

New Jersey

Kendal Barrett

Age: 19

Hometown: Montclair


Kendal Barrett is an honors student at Montclair Kimberley Academy. She is a member of the school's singing group and has had many leading roles in school productions. Kendal is also an athlete. She is a member of both the varsity field hockey and lacrosse teams. Additionally, she is a member of Student Government.

Kendal donates her time to Operation Smile because she feels that every child deserves to smile. She is also very passionate about acting and singing. In addition to participating in her school plays and singing groups, she has attended acting courses and has studied film in New York City. She has even shared her vocal talents at Carnegie Hall. In her free time, Kendal enjoys traveling, snow skiing, reading and attending Broadway shows.

contestant facts

  1. 1Kendal's acting idol is Meryl Streep.
  2. 2Kendal dreams of being a TV personality and dermatologist.
  3. 3Kendal is an expert at performing accents and doing impressions.
Quate The Miss Universe Organization has given me the courage and confidence to be myself and has encouraged me to not always follow the 'norm', but to dare to be me. This has helped me to live by my favorite saying, 'Never be afraid to be great.' Quate