Miss PEARL of Dallas 2014

rhoda_crown Miss Rhoda Ryan

Rhoda Gyan is the daughter of Samuel and Vida Gyan.  She is a senior at Lloyd V. Berkner High School in Richardson, TX.   She is a member of AVID (Advancement Via Individual Determination) program where she serves as an event planner.  She is a member of the National Honor Society, Key Club, Mu Alpha Theta, Varsity Acapella Choir, Berkner Bell Guard and Pep squad.  She is also the founder and president of the Separated Anointed Living Testimony (S.A.L.T) program and a secretary for the Church of Pentecost Ladies of Virtue.  Rhoda also participates on several dance teams and mentors young freshman.

Rhoda describes herself as blessed, independent, and unique.  She enjoys volunteering, singing, rapping, hip hop and African Dancing.  She also participated in a community service project for African Fashion Week, which sponsored the Susan G. Komen for the Cure.  Rhoda was born into a strong Christian family in Israel, and has lived in Ghana and now Dallas, Texas. She speaks Hebrew, Twi, and English.

Rhoda plans to attend Texas A&M University, major in Political Science and one day be the first African American woman to become a Justice on the Supreme Court.




Miss Rhoda Gyan