Celi Marie Dean is a native of Minneapolis, Minnesota and the namesake of her grandmother whose roots stem back to Monrovia, Liberia. She is an international servant, engaging speaker, author and entrepreneur.
She was Miss Black Minnesota 2005 and Miss Black USA 2005/2006. She traveled and continues to travel extensively nationally and internationally speaking to children, youth, and women about the importance of education, self-love and pursuing their dreams.
Celi’s mantra is “To the world you may be one person, but to one person you may be the world” Bill Wilson.
By spreading the love of Jesus Christ and empowering women and youth all over the world to never give up, she is fulfilling this call.