Newberry College Alumna Crowned Mrs. South Carolina

Quiana Anderson ReedCOLUMBIA, S.C. (WOLO) – Quiana Anderson Reed was recently crowned Mrs. South Carolina United States 2016.

She will go on to represent the state this summer in Las Vegas, NV in the national Mrs. United States Pageant, Inc.

A resident of Duncan, Reed is the Director for Recruitment at Spartanburg Community College.

According to a press release, 33-year-old Anderson, decided to compete for the opportunity to continue to promote her platform “Character Speaks”, which is geared towards empowering young people through character education and mentoring programs.

The Newberry College graduate hopes to continue being a positive change in her community and further promote her platform by inspiring the younger generation to strive for success not only through education and job skills, but in life.

Quiana is married to Karl Reed, who is an educator and wrestling coach at Limestone College and a professional MMA fighter. Together, they promote “Character Speaks” and living healthy and active lifestyles across the state of South Carolina.

For more information on “Character Speaks” or to have Quiana attend your next event please contact her at

For information on Mrs. North Carolina or Mrs. South Carolina United States Pageant, contact the State Director, Tasha Etter at

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