||September 25, 1976|
Profile created on October 4, 2001.
Did you know?
- Charlotte was Miss Teen USA in 1993, representing Vermont.
- Her real last name is Lopez after her maternal grandfather. Charlotte changed her name when she found out that he had abandoned her mother.
- 'Ayanna' means 'blessed.'
- Charlotte had even lost her job as a waitress when pop star Ricky Martin picked her to star in his "She's All I Ever Had" music video.
- Charlotte was a foster child for thirteen years.
- Charlotte was adopted when she was 17 by a couple in Vermont, after living in foster and group homes.
- When Charlotte was crowned Miss USA in 1993, she was wearing a $37 evening gown.
- Charlotte has one brother, Duane and one sister, Diana. Her mother lost custody of the children due to her mental illness.