Dymond Bush is a native of East Providence, Rhode Island. She most recently worked in the non-profit world, but is passionate about pursing a career in library science as it is the best way to combine her passions of service, sports, and history into a career that is perfect for her. As such, she is proud to be completing her Masters degree in Library and Information Science at Simmons University. Dymond earned a Masters degree in Kinesiology with a specialization in Sport Management and Policy from the University of Georgia. She is a proud graduate of Hampton University where she earned her Bachelors degree in Sports Management. She graduated from the Providence Country Day School in East Providence, RI in 2009.
Dymond is very passionate about giving back to her community and empowering youth. She provides service to her community as a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. and promotes education, historic preservation, and patriotism as a member of the Daughters of the American Revolution.
She returned to her middle school and served on the Board of Trustees of Community Preparatory School, an independent school in Providence, RI. Dymond has also mentored middle and high school girls with the Rhode Island Coalition of Black Women.
She previously held the title of Miss Black Rhode Island USA 2016 where her platform focused on Black women and girls leading active lifestyles. As Miss Black Rhode Island USA 2016, she was appointed a Goodwill Ambassador to the Republic of Sierra Leone by Ambassador Bockari Kortu Stevens.