Hope Sullivan Masters:

Chair of Miss Africa USA Pageant

Hope Masters is President and CEO of the Leon H. Sullivan Foundation. Hope has dedicated her  life to supporting the work of her father, Rev. Leon H. Sullivan, and to carrying on his spirit and  legacy after his passing. At the request of her father, after completing her studies in law at Temple  University in 1989, Hope applied her legal training to developing and supporting programs  within OIC America and IFESH, two of the organizations that her father established.

She played a  central role in the planning for the Leon H. Sullivan Summit I and supported the development of t  the Global Sullivan Principle of Social Responsibility in the early 1990s. After her father’s passing  in 2001, with the support of Ambassador Andrew Young, Hope established the Sullivan    Foundation, to which she refers as “the embodiment of a daughter’s love.”


Honorable State Representative Mike Glanton and Mrs Pearla Glanton

Patron and Donor

Hon. Mike Glanton Clayton County Georgia has served as State Representative for Jonesboro and he is also the CEO of Mike Glanton International Consultancy Firm in GA.


His Wife Pearla has been a great inspiration to the Miss Africa USA Pageant, her support over the years has been invaluable.






Dr. Aretha Makia

Patron and Donor

Established the Miss Africa USA Aretha Makia Scholarship Fund for the Queen.

Dr. Makia is a former Beauty Queen, she won the National Title of Miss Cameroon in Cameroon in the 90s. She is a renowned OB/GYN Surgeon in the State of Maryland and a Philanthropist.  Dr. Makia’s mission is to encourage young girls to value education because beauty is skin deep and goes beyond the physical appearance.  She established the Aretha Makia Scholarship Fund to Support the Miss Africa winners in their pursuit of their education and career advancement.












Dr. Aretha Makia

Patron and Donor of Miss Africa USA: The Aretha Makia Scholarship

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