Chynna L. Johnson is a 21 year old, Senior Child and Adolescent Studies major at Bowie State University, from Accokeek, Maryland. She is an active student on campus, through her service as a lady of Radiance Freshman Leadership and Solidarity Institute; Health and Wellness Peer Educator; Miss Sophomore 2015-2016; a New Student Orientation (NSO) Leader; Resident Assistant; Bulldog Ambassador (Campus Tour Guide); Miss Black and Gold 2016-2017; Junior Class event Planner 2016-2017; and now the 71st Miss Bowie State University 2017-2018. Chynna lives by the belief that everyone should unlock the best them in order to reach their full potential. Her platform "Unlocking The Best You" was created to promote diversity across her campus. Throughout her reign, Chynna's goal is to help her peers unlock the very best them in order for them to love the skin they are in.

Chynna lives by Psalm 46:5," God is in the midst of her; she shall not be moved."