Meet the 2019 Delta Debutantes

The Cotillion awarded $119,030 in college scholarships and $13,699  in donations to community nonprofits.

The Charlotte Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., and Deltas of Charlotte Foundation held its 55th annual Debutante Cotillion on Saturday, April 20, at Dale F Halton Arena at UNC Charlotte.

Dressed in formal gowns, 24 Debutantes participated in this years event. The theme was “Reflections of Promise, Strength and Grace.”

The Cotillion awarded $119,030 in college scholarships and $13,699  in donations to community nonprofits.

Ashlee Alyeah Hand,  a student at South Mecklenburg High School, was named Miss Debutante.

Miss Debutante 2019 Ashlee Alyeah Hand, left, with Ms. Legacy Ashleigh Fields

Other winners were:

  • 1st Attendant – Kaziah Lewis
  • 2nd Attendant – McKenzie Powell
  • 3rd Attendant – Brittney Tatum
  • Miss Legacy – Ashleigh Fields

Special Awards:

  • Community Service – Camryn Jamison
  • Miss Congeniality – Aja Jones
  • Best Essay – Camryn Jamison

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Jala Jeanice Berry
Parents/Guardians: David Grover Berry, Jr. and Angela Smith Berry
School: Phillip O. Berry
Plans: N.C. A&T State/Public Relations major

 


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Anaya Camryn Bowden
Parents/Guardians: Christina Massey and Brian Bowden
School: West Charlotte High
Plans: N.C. Central, N.C. A&T State or UNC Greensboro/Nutrition major

 


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Destiny Mone’ Arianna Brockington
Parents: Christopher and Selena Brockington
School: Rock Hill High
Plans: East Carolina University/Nursing major

 


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Angelia Rae Brown
Parent/Guardians: Darius Hubbard and Leslie Brown
School: Cannon School
Plans: Arizona State, Kinesiology major

 


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Cameron Victoria Amanda Bynum
Parents/Guardians: Laura and Manwell Bynum
School: Charlotte Country Day School
Plans: Business major

 


 

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Lauryn Nicole Calhoun
Parents: Dawn and Kevin Calhoun
School: North Mecklenburg High
Plans: North Carolina A&T State/Business Finance & Entrepreneurship major

 


 

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Charlee Elizabeth Douglas
Parents/Guardian: Eric and Charlene F. Douglas
School: Northwest School of the Arts
Plans: Appalachian State/Journalism major

 


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Ashleigh Carrington Fields
Parents/Guardians: Glen Graham and Erica Bryant Graham/Avery C. Fields
School: East Mecklenburg High
Plans: Howard University/Journalism major

 


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Ziykerea Benija Freeman
Parent/Guardian: Latricia Harris
School: Phillip O. Berry Academy of Technology
Plans: N.C. A&T State/Biology major

 


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Kamryn Michelle Hailey
Parents/Guardians: Michael and Lisa Hailey
School: West Charlotte High
Plans: N.C. Central, UNC-Chapel Hill, or Appalachian State/Dance major

 


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Kaycee Michelle Hailey
Parents/Guardians: Michael and Lisa Hailey
School: West Charlotte High
Plans: Duke University, Davidson University, or Hampton University/African Studies major

 


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Ashlee Alyeah Hand
Parents/Guardians: Stephanie and Walter Hand Jr.
School: South Mecklenburg High
Plans: UNC Greensboro/Business Administration major

 


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Kayla Brianna Hensley
Parents/Guardians:
 Kevin and Latisha Hensley
School: South Mecklenburg High
Plans: UNC Charlotte/Public Health major

 


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Camryn Alicia Jamison
Parents/Guardians: Craig and Valerie Jamison
School: Phillip O. Berry Academy of Technology
Plans: UNC Greensboro/Computer Science major

 


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Aja Nichole Jones
Parent/Guardian:
Richard & Philissa Jones
School: Carmel Christian School
Plans: UNC Greensboro/Nursing/Health Science major

 


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Kaziah Aalanah Lewis
Parents: Tacoma Lewis and Gerard Mickens
School: Mallard Creek High
Plans: N.C. A&T State/Biology major

 


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Kelsey Rae McDowell
Parents: Erica McCullough and Billy McDowell
School: Phillip O Berry Academy of Technology
Plans: UNC Chapel Hill/Nursing major

 


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Makayla Danielle Neely
Parents: Tamara and Meredith Neely
School: Rocky River High
Plans: North Carolina A&T State/Nursing major

 


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McKenzie Alyse Powell
Parents/Guardians: Terrence and Kimberly Powell
School: North Mecklenburg High
Plans: Georgia State/Journalism major

 


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Alexis McKenzie Ratliff
Parents/Guardians: Angela Beamer-Ratliff and Anthony Ratliff
School: Hickory Ridge High
Plans: Winston-Salem State/Nursing major

 


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Zaire Jaylin Shaw
Parents/Guardians: Atiba Shaw Sr. and Dr. Fahnie Shaw
School: Phillip O Berry Academy of Technology
Plans: Florida A&M/BioMedical Engineering major

 


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Devan Nicole Stoeling
Parents: Michael and Donna Stoeling
School: North Mecklenburg High
Plans: Spelman College/Health Science major

 


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Janiyah Banay Stoney
Parents/Guardians: Tonia and Alonza Jackson
School: North Mecklenburg High
Plans: Four-year college/Social Work major

 


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Brittney Angel Tatum
Parents/Guardians:
 Troy and Angela Tatum
School: Providence High
Plans: N.C. A&T/Business major

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