Episode 8 | Veena Crownholm Talks About the Power of Passion and Persistence


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Veena Crownholm, former Miss CA turned Red Carpet / Media Host, shares her story about motherhood and her journey to becoming a health and wellness influencer, with her amazing son by her side. Her challenges have helped shaped the woman she is today. 

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Veena was Miss California 2004 and 4th-Runner Up to Miss America. Since then she has worked extensively in the non-profit industry specializing in special event fundraising and program development. She has also worked for the prestigious Thomas J Long Family Foundation as a Program Officer. In recent years, Veena has traveled the country as a motivational speaker on multi-cultural issues, women empowerment, and wellness for women and kids as well as contributing to lifestyle media outlets.

Veena is always out and about and has recently made appearances on The Insider, CBS/KCAL9, Today’s Parenting Team as well as HLN, Raising America, Inside Edition and Huffington Post Live as well as being featured in the Los Angeles Times, Orange County Register, Diablo Magazine and India Life and Style. Her written work can be seen on Randi Zuckerberg’s Dot Complicated, CNN, Savvy Sassy Moms and Kids in the House. Veena now also freelances at as a red carpet host on many an A-list red carpet for events and movie premieres.