Verhonda Clarese Crawford is the Co- Owner of Verhonica Ryan Clothing boutique in Chesnee, SC, which specializes in custom evening wear and ready to wear clothing. She obtained a BA degree in Public Relations from Gardner- Webb University and currently is enrolled in the MBA Program at Gardner- Webb University. At GWU she was the Senior Class president, a four year cheerleader, and second runner- up at Miss Gardner-Webb Pageant. Besides being involved in school activities, she was elected as the youngest government official in the state of South Carolina as a city councilwoman in her hometown of Chesnee, South Carolina. Lastly, she is the owner of VPR Marketing Firm which is a Public Relations consulting firm that specializes in promoting individual personal platforms and social media needs.