"I'm gonna win me that million dollars because I'm the best … hands down. I am gonna be stronger, tougher, and smarter. My focus will not waiver. And no droopy-assed honky is gonna stand in my way!"
Tanesha was an alternate to the women's 400-meter relay team in the 1990 Olympics. Today, she is an athletic recruiter for the University of Michigan's Women's Track Team. Tanesha believes in sharing of herself and twice a week counsels troubled African-American youths in the area of race relations at her local community center.