Washington, DC – Meredith Egwuatu is Mrs. DC America 2014 winner. She was crowned on Saturday night, March 8, 2014 in front of a crowd of over 260 attendees at the Jack Morton Theatre in Washington, DC. Meredith will move on to represent DC at the Mrs. America pageant later this year.
Meredith is a 27-year-old Director of Business Development at a local DC IT consulting firm that supports the United States Federal Agencies. She is married to ND Egwuatu, Business Account Manager at Windstream, and they have one daughter, Annalise. She will compete at the Mrs. America touting the platform “Empowerment through the education of Science, Technology, Math, and Engineering”
Meredith is actively involved in the community and works tirelessly to work with local schools and universities to bring awareness to STEM Education and Global Leadership. She is the Founder of Let Leaders Rise, a nonprofit organization that supports young adults through leadership empowerment. She also hosts fashion events in the Washington, D.C. area as a local TV host.
Meredith balances her professional and community life by spending her personal life with her husband and daughter. Her personal hobbies include trying new international cuisine, watching sporting events, and reading. An interesting fact about Meredith is that she was on the University of Texas waterski team.
On March 8, Meredith competed against nine other leaders in the community to win the title of Mrs. DC America.