Michelle Dee, representing Makati City, was crowned Miss World Philippines 2019 on Sunday, September 15 at the Smart Araneta Coliseum in Quezon City. She is the daughter of former beauty queen, supermodel and actress, Miss International 1979 Melanie Marquez.
The 24-year-old model and psychology student beat 29 other beauties to win the coveted national title. She succeeds last year’s winner, Katarina Rodriguez, and will now prepare to represent the Philippines at the Miss World 2019 pageant in London, England in December.
Kelley Day, Isabelle de Leon, Katrina Llegado, Vanessa Mae Walters and Glyssa Leiann Perez were crowned Miss Eco Philippines 2019, Miss Multinational Philippines 2019, Reina Hispanoamericana Filipinas 2019, Miss Eco Teen Philippines 2019 and Miss Tourism Philippines 2019, respectively.
Shannon Christie Kerver was the 1st princess while Casie Banks was the 2nd princess. Michelle Arceo Kain, Tracy Maureen Perez, Kimberly Hakenson and Michelle Thorlund completed the Top 12 finalists.