|Full name||Daisy Evangelista Wu|
|Hometown||Honolulu, Hawaii, U.S.|
|Occupation||Beauty pageant titleholder|
|Alma mater|| University of Southern California|
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
|Beauty Pageant Career|
|Height||5 ft 7 in (170 cm)|
|Major competitions|| 1st Miss Hawaii Competition|
1st Miss USA Competition
Life and careerEdit
Wu was born in Honolulu, Hawaii to parents Bart and Lolita Wu (née Evangelista). Her father is Chinese-American and works as a orthopedic surgeon, while her mother is a housewife and immigrant from the Philippines. She was raised Catholic and speaks Mandarin Chinese and Tagalog in addition to English. Wu grew up in the affluent Kahala neighborhood of Honolulu, and has one younger brother, Kevin.
Wu attended private schooling in Honolulu, graduating from Sacred Hearts Academy as valedictorian and president of her graduating class. She went on to attend the University of Southern California, in their World Bachelor of Business program. As a part of the program, she also spent a year attending Hong Kong University of Science and Technology in Hong Kong and Bocconi University in Milan. She was granted business degrees from all three universities upon the completion of the program. After graduating, Wu returned to Honolulu and began working in business.
Wu began her pageantry career while competing in the 1st Miss Hawaii Competition. She went on to win the competition, becoming Miss Hawaii. She will now represent Hawaii in the 1st Miss USA Competition.