Resume: Metropolitan Choir, Metropolitan Acting Ensemble, Through His Eyes Drama Ministry, First Church of God Youth Praise Ministry, recently performed in "Hair Spray" as Motor Mouth Maybelle

Junior at Ft. Hayes Metropolitan High School

Resume: Metropolitan Choir, Metropolitan Acting Ensemble, Through His Eyes Drama Ministry, First Church of God Youth Praise Ministry, recently performed in "Hair Spray" as Motor Mouth Maybelle

Her X Factor: She has sung for President Barack Obama--twice

Future ambitions: She plans to attend the University of Cincinnati, study abroad, and then head to a performing arts school in New York City. "Archaeology is my career choice," she says, "but my dream is to perform on Broadway."

On Ciara: Cassandra Stone II dress, $299 at Uniquely Yours. Sassy South Jewelry bracelet, $75 at Joan's Bridal Couture.