Miss Maryland USA – Savena


Savena Mushinge was crowned Miss Maryland USA among over 100 contestants. She is the first Zambian American to compete locally & nationally for the Miss USA title.

Being the US Zambia Tourism Ambassador she facilitates tourism and the overall development of the country unifying the relationship between the United States and Zambia.

Savena is a licensed Real Estate Broker and Transaction Manager who has served Fortune 500 companies. She is the co-founder of the non-profit organization, Daughters’ Pride Foundation serving families impacted by poverty. She is also an Ambassador for Icing Smiles helping create memories for children facing critical illnesses through delivering celebration cakes.

Savena’s dedication to philanthropic work is a direct result of being raised in a 3rd world country. She doesn’t take any of her opportunities for granted and wants to encourage others to reach their full potential by using the abundant resources available in the United States.