Asya Branch is an American model who won the Miss USA 2020 award. In the ceremony held in Memphis, Tennessee, Branch has been crowned as Miss USA 2020 by her predecessor Chelsie Kryst. Similarly, the runner-up was Miss Idaho USA Kim Layne. Prior to that, Asya was crowned as Miss Mississippi USA in 2019.
She was the first African American woman to be crowned as Miss Mississippi USA. But then again, she set another record by winning Miss USA 2020 as the first Mississippian to lay hands on the crown. As per the interview, the model is mostly focused on gun laws and the policy of proper training and management before handing the guns. Her father, who once served as an Army, was incarcerated in a drug case.
Here is everything you need to know about Asya Branch.
10 Facts on Asya Branch
- Asya Branch is an American model who won Miss Mississippi USA and Miss USA 2020.
- Asya’s father was a civil servant who served for the Army. However, he was abducted and incarcerated in a case involving drugs.
- In the aftermath, Asya Branch’s parent’s property was sealed and the family had to move. She currently lives with her mother and siblings.
- Asya comes from an African American ethnic group. She is the first woman of her ethnicity to be named Miss Mississippi USA.
- The beauty pageant has a significant social media presence with over 24k followers on Instagram.
- Looking at her social media posts, she is not spotted with her boyfriend. She might be single as well.
- Moreover, Asya Branch is currently 22 years old. She started modeling when she was 6.
- Asya is currently a senior at the University of Mississippi. She is originally from Bonneville.
- The model will be in New York being the face of several Philanthropic organizations, which is a kind of culture.
- Despite her fame, she is yet to have a Wikipedia biography.