Virginia Limongi is a model and the reigning Miss Ecuador 2018 titleholder. She was preceded by Daniela Cepeda. The 24-year-old will be representing her home country at the upcoming Miss Universe pageant in Bangkok, Thailand.
Virginia was previously Miss World Ecuador 2014 and competed in Miss World 2014. She won Miss Photogenic, Best Hair, and Best Smile as Miss World Ecuador, and received a Top 15 finish in Top Model of the World 2016.
From her official bio:
Virginia has a spirit of adventure because she is always seeking to learn new cultures, languages and tradition. Her passion to travel began when she was 17 years old, when she lived in Germany for a year. Now, Virginia is studying nutrition. She hopes to make her country proud at this year’s Miss Universe competition.
The 2018 Miss Universe National Costume Competition was just aired via live stream December 10, 2018. So far we have seen all the candidates who are going to compete in this year’s pageant showcased a costume that represents their nation in an elaborate display of color and culture from around the world. The official Miss Universe 2018 will air in the United States live Sunday, December 16 from 7 to 10 P.M. ET live/ PT tape-delayed on FOX.