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Ms. Muhammad, a published author with several credits to her name including co-author of the book, Your Relationships 101, made history by becoming the first woman of color to win the Mrs. Illinois International title in 2004, and advance further than any Illinois titleholder to date by placing 2nd runner-up world-wide. Ms. Muhammad comes with over 19-years experience in the field of Mass Communications. She is a certified professional trainer for trainers, motivational speaker, and lecturer, who has spoken at various universities and events throughout the country. Ms. Muhammad has received notable recognition and other awards for her contributions in community service and the arts. She has participated with several organizations including Jr. Achievement, Girl Scouts of America, the Boys and Girls Club of America, and is currently a member of Toastmaster International, Women in Communications, and Illinois WINGS (Women Involved in Nurturing, Caring, Giving, and Sharing).