Fashion Show – Participating Models
ANJALIE KAUR MAHADEO
Anjalie Kaur Mahadeo is currently pursuing a pharmacy degree. Mahadeo is an advocate for Mental Health Awareness and founder/promoter of the Nirbhau Nirvair Foundation, which focuses poverty ridden children in India and helping them better their lives through education. Her hobbies include dancing and modeling. Friends say her motto is “Dance is my oxygen, without it there’s simply No Anjalie.” She lives by the saying “I am the wisest man alive, for I know one thing , and that is that I know nothing.” – Socrates
ANN POONKASEM (ANN P)
Ann Poonkasem, also known as Ann P, is a singer, model, actress, and television host from the Tampa Bay Area. She recently sang in New York for the 9/11 anniversary and modeled on the runway for New York Fashion Week. This former Miss Tampa and current Miss National Patriot Queen of Queens was in the Indian movie, Dasavatharam, along with South Indian actor, Kamal Hassan, and has sang the Indian National Anthem at many events. Ann loves Indian food and enjoys drinking chai masala tea especially while visiting the beautiful Taj Mahal.
Anjali Parmar is currently majoring in Health Sciences at USF and aspires to become a Trauma Surgeon someday. Her hobbies include traveling and discovering new things as well as painting and dancing. Parmar has recently become addicted to playing around with music and mixing different tracks together. Her favorite quote is “Promise yourself, no matter how it gets, never give up on your dream.”
Ashley Postell is a University of Florida Alumni (Go Gators!) and currently resides in Tampa, FL. A dog mom to two American Bullys and two cats, Postell I believes you are never too old to pursue you dreams and should strive daily to become a better version you!
SAMEEKSHA RANI ADESH
Sameeksha Rani Adesh is a University of South Florida in Tampa pursuing Medicine. She hopes to become Pediatric Cardiologist. Her hobbies include dancing, singing, and playing various instruments at her family’s music school in Orlando.