Bliven-Marie Roman – Mrs. Tampa



Platform/Cause: Military Mental Health Awareness
Organization: Pin-Ups for Vets

Bliven is a proud five-year Army Veteran and former combat medic. During her time in service, she honorably deployed in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. Although Bliven no longer serves as an active-duty soldier, she continues to serve our nation’s veterans through her platform. She is incredibly passionate about raising awareness of the Military Mental Health Crisis. Bliven shares her personal mental health journey to raise awareness and inspire other veterans with mental health challenges to continue to pursue their dreams.

She is married to her husband, Pablo Roman, and they have two beautiful girls, Vivianne and Penelope.

Organization Description: Pin-Ups for Vets is a non-profit organization benefitting VA Hospitals across the nation. Pin-Ups For Vets raises funds to improve Veterans’ healthcare, enhances the quality of life for ill Veterans across the United States through personal bedside visits, and boosts morale for deployed troops through the delivery of care packages.