At a young age, Valentane Huang has developed a passion for volunteerism. She spent many childhood years volunteering with her mother at S.P.C.A Society for the Protection of Cruelty of Animals. They adopted a golden retriever and a maltese, which were found abandoned and abused.
At age 19, Valentane graduated from junior college and the same year she attained a Diploma in Music Performance from Associated Board of the Royal School of Music, London. She furthered her tertiary education in America for over 5 years and graduated with Double Bachelor Degree in Sociolgy (with Honors) and Mass Communication. Valentane is multilingual, she could speak English, Chinese Mandarin, Spanish, Japanese, Taiwanese, Cantonese and American Sign Language.
A devoted humanitarian, Valentane was made a Community Ambassador for 2008 and 2009. She has made headlines for her philanthropy and humanitarian work to obtain aid for people living in poverty in Sri Lanka, Myanmar, Cambodia, Bhutan and Philippines to name just a few.
In 2009, Valentane worked closely with and actively participated in The Singapore Down Syndrome Association, D.S.A. She was elected the committee chairperson for project Mystique, the annual fund raising gala event. The following years, Valentane devoted immense time and effort to various humanitarian organisations such as Action For Aids, A.F.A, The Singapore Red Cross Society, The Spastic Children Association of Singapore, Assisi Hospice Children with Special Needs, HOPE Victory Family Centre, Xin Xi Care & Give Volunteer Group, and The Salvation Army Singapore. This year, Valentane collaborated with Mountbatten Vocational School for charity events, fund raising activities, and more upcoming charity projects at Singapore Association for the Deaf, SADeaf.
At age 14, Valentane was talent scouted by Elite model agency and pursuaded her parents to let her take up part time modelling. Her parents declined and waited for 2 years before she was allowed to take part in nationwide search for Teenage Magazine Model Contest and finished in second place. Valentane left modelling for tertiary education and returned to win 6 national titles, Miss World Singapore 2008 – Miss Global Beauty Queen Singapore 2008, Miss Chinatown Singapore 2008/09, Miss Tourism Queen International Singapore 2009, Miss Globe Singapore 2010, Miss Intercontinental Singapore 2011, and Ms United Nation Singapore 2012. She travelled across the Globe to China, HongKong, Turkey, Albania, Spain, and Jamaica to represent Singapore in 6 international pageants and won prevalent awards and placements on international level. In 2009, Valentane was nominated for the honorable “Top 100 Beauty Queens in the World” by Missosology.com. To date, her most notable accomplishment is winning the coveted Ms United Nation International 2012 in Jamaica, Negril on 4th November 2012.
Valentane is the committee chairperson for Miss World Singapore 2009, Miss Chinatown Singapore 2010, a resident judge for various national beauty pageants, talent contests, dance competitions and reality tv show. Valentane resides in Singapore and she is currently pursuing her Masters Degree in Social Psychology and American Sign Language.