Miss Deaf Jamaica 2010 = Miss Spanish Town (Cassandra Whyte)
Name: Tamika Henry Born: January 26 1983 City: Brown’s Town Occupation: Child Care Supervisor Hobby: Modelling
“I want to have a career in Modelling and developing the modelling industry for the Deaf in Jamaica. I would also love to provide for their needs to make Jamaica a better place for them.”
Name: Gazhi-Ann Minott Born: April 30, 1986
City: Kingston Occupation: Student
Hobby: Dancing and Socialization
"I believe that more jobs are needed for the Deaf community in Jamaica. The government should provide more opportunities for them. I vision myself contributing to their development to enable them to find better jobs."
Name: Kadrieka Thomas Born: September 8, 1992
City: Portmore Occupation: Student
Hobby: Dancing, Watching TV and Swimming
"My vision for the Jamaican Deaf community is to see more involvement in activities previously dominated by hearing persons, such as sports, debating, and entrepreneurial ventures. I would love to also see a deaf person representing in parliament."
Name: Yakera James Born: June 30, 1994
City: Miss West Kingston Occupation: Student
Hobby: Dancing and playing netball
"I dream of being a hairstylist... That is my dream job. I want to see deaf persons have equal opportunities for jobs as hearing persons. I wish that there would be closed captioning on all local programmes permanently on television and access to information so that all deaf persons can gain from it."
Name: Tonieka Kidd Born: August 23, 1988
City: St. Andrew Occupation: Teacher Assistant
Hobby: Reading, Acting, playing video games and watching TV
“Deaf persons need to develop the skills need so that they can find good jobs. I want to contribute to the development of jobs for the deaf in Jamaica. It will reduce the bad influences and make them good citizens in society. I am also interesting in improving the education system in Jamaica.”