Tiffany Andrade

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Tiffany Andrade
BornTiffany Andrade
(1985-07-11) July 11, 1985 (age 32)
Linden, New Jersey, U.S.
Height 5 ft 5 in (1.65 m)
Title Miss New Jersey USA 2008
Beauty pageant titleholder
Hair color Brown
Eye color Brown
Major
competition(s)
Miss USA 2008 (2nd runner-up)

Tiffany Ann Andrade (born July 11, 1985) is a beauty queen from Linden, New Jersey who competed for the Miss USA 2008 title. [1]

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Andrade won the Miss New Jersey USA 2008 title in late 2007, after placing third runner-up the previous two years and first runner-up at Miss New Jersey Teen USA 2003. On April 11, 2008, Tiffany Andrade was 2nd runner up at the Miss USA 2008 pageant, New Jersey's first placement since 1997 and its highest since 1991.

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Andrade is a 2003 graduate of Linden High School. [2] She recently graduated from Wagner College in Staten Island, New York with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing and is currently a Registered Nurse in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital-Weill Cornell Medical Center. She is married to Frank DiCarlo.

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Wagner College is a private, regional liberal arts college in the New York City borough of Staten Island, New York, United States. Founded in 1883 and with a current enrollment of approximately 2,200 students, Wagner is known for its academic program, the Wagner Plan for the Practical Liberal Arts. The college is regionally accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools.

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References

  1. "Tiffany Andrade - Miss New Jersey USA 2008". www.missnewjerseyteenusa.com. Retrieved 2015-04-23.
  2. Helfand, Candice Leigh (2007-11-02). "Dancing queen". The Star-Ledger . Retrieved 2007-11-21.
Preceded by
Erin Abrahamson
Miss New Jersey USA
2008
Succeeded by
Kaity Rodriguez