Haiti - Culture : The new Miss Universe Haiti 2019, with far Haitian origins...
The very beautiful Gabriela Clesca Vallejo, was born in Haiti of a Congolese-Haitian father (born of a Haitian parent) and a Dominican mother. She is a professional model and holds a Bachelor's degree in Civil Law and International Development / Professional Fashion Model)
As a teenager, she moved to Canada with her family, where she studied International Development and Civil Law at the University of Ottawa.
After her election, on her Instagram account Gabriela declared "Life struck me a few times. She showed me things that I did not want to see. I felt the sadness and the failure, but one thing is sure, I always got up and I will continue to believe that the best is in front of me."
Election of the MISS and Coronation :
Miss Universe Haiti 2019: Gabriela Clesca Vallejo (25 years old, professional model, Bachelor in Civil Law and International Development / Professional Model);
Miss International 2019: Lory-Anne Charles (20 years Student in Economics / Fashion Model);
1st runner up: Régine Amanda Métayer, (27 years old Bachelor in Health Management);
2nd runner up: Pascale Belony, (26 years old Bachelor of Health Education);
3rd runner up Éden Berandoive, (22 years old Communications Student)