Deandra Belden, age seventeen and senior at Nowata High School, is a big-hearted, intelligent girl. During her spare time, she enjoys hanging out with her boyfriend, Mack Savala and hanging with best friends, Clariece Long, Jessica Pearson and Lydia Powell. Her favorite food is chicken Alfredo and her favorite drink is Dr. Pepper. Her favorite genre of music is grunge and her favorite color is green.
After graduation, Belden wants to attend Northeastern State University (NSU) in Broken Arrow and major in being a registered Nurse. “I’ve always found nursing interesting and I love to help people,” stated Belden. “It makes me feel good to help others.”
Belden has two siblings. A sister named Kelsey, who’s twenty-two, and a brother named Adam, who is twenty-six. Someone Deandra looks up to is her mom. “She’s been through a lot and is still positive about everything, despite all she has been through. She’s a very strong person.”