2018 Miss UVU Natalie Jaco in red ballroom costume

MISS UVU 2018-Natalie Jaco


Natalie Jaco, is a Junior at Utah Valley University majoring in dental hygiene. Her personal service platform is titled “ Hope Saves Lives” Suicide Prevention and awareness. Natalie has worked with the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) and local HOPE Squad programs, educating, empowering, and reaching out to those who are struggling with thoughts of suicide, as well as those who have lost loved ones to suicide. Natalie is a member of the Women of UVU Association and believes in empowering women to further their education and earn a degree. Natalie is a Latin Ballroom dancer and has also trained in jazz, ballet and hip-hop. Her love for dance is deeply rooted from her diverse background and culture.

Age: 21

Hometown: Lehi, Utah

Platform Issue: “Hope Saves Lives” Suicide Prevention and Awareness (#hopesaveslives)

Talent: Latin Ballroom Samba “ Hip Hip Chin Chin”

Education: Junior majoring in Dental Hygiene at Utah Valley University

Career Ambition: Bachelor's Degree in Dental Hygiene

Hobbies: Teaching dance, spending time with family and anything outdoors

Other Titles Held: Miss Northern Utah County 2014

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