About Hysha Nesmith – Mrs. Prince Georges County
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The Maryland America Dynamic Delegate Award goes to the contestant with the most votes by August 29, 2020. She will automatically earn her place as a semi-finalist during the Maryland America Pageant competition.
Hysha Nesmith serves as Director of Financial Aid at Johns Hopkins School of
Education. Hysha has worked in the field of Financial Aid for over twenty years. She has
held the director position at Gallaudet University for deaf students and has worked at a
high level at Rochester Institute of Technology and the University of Rochester. She is
enthusiastic about helping people with their finances.
Hysha is passionate about ending child sexual abuse in our world and hopes to
accomplish this through a partnership with the Darkness to Light organization. As a
survivor, parent, and educator she wants to live in a world where all children are safe.
Hysha and her loving husband Jeremiah serve as active members of their church and have
performed missionary work in Mexico and Haiti. Hysha enjoys volunteering for Alpha
Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated, and started H.Y.S.H.A for women to connect and
encourage one another through the twists and turns of life. A couple of years ago, Hysha
lived through a difficult but hopeful journey that resulted in the birth of their daughter,
Helen Keller once stated that “Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing
can be done without hope and confidence.” Hysha has been thrilled to live a confident
life consisting of a hope fulfilled, lots of family adventure, and serving others.