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Miss Talawanda 2024 Jasmine Roach

Jasmine Melia Roach proudly serves as Miss Talawanda 2024. A 21-year-old graduate from the Mason Anthony School of Cosmetology Arts and Sciences, she currently practices as a professional cosmetologist at Penzon Salon and Spa in Gahanna/New Albany, Ohio. As a dedicated hair and makeup artist, Jasmine aims to enhance beauty from the outside in each day.

Beyond her professional pursuits, Jasmine is a passionate advocate for young breast cancer survivors and thrivers. Through her involvement with two vital organizations—the Young Survival Coalition (YSC) and Thriving Beyond Breast Cancer (TBBC)—she not only raises awareness but also empowers survivors to thrive beyond their cancer journey. Her focus centers on addressing the unique and urgent needs of young survivors aged 21 to 40.

Anticipation fills the air as Jasmine eagerly prepares to grace the stage in June, competing for the title of Miss Ohio. Through the Miss America opportunity, she aspires to utilize scholarships to further her education and pursue her dreams. Guided by the poignant words from the musical The Greatest Showman, Jasmine believes that “a million dreams is all it’s gonna take.” Her mission is to inspire and uplift women throughout her reign


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