Valeria Estefanía Franceschi Alvarado has been named as the newly-appointed Señorita Panamá Internacional 2020.
The 19-year-old model and a medical student comes from a family of beauty queens being the daughter of Miss Costa Rica Universe 1995, Beatriz Alvarado and niece of Miss Hispanidad Panamá 1988, Itzel del Carmen Francesci González.
“De verdad siento un gran orgullo y emoción y prometo dar todo de mi para hacer una excelente representación de mi querido Panamá,” she wrote on Instagram.
(I really feel great pride and emotion and I promise to give all of me to make an excellent representation of my beloved Panama.)
Señorita Panamá organization officially made the announcement on social media a week ago.
The new Miss International Panama was previously crowned Miss Teenager Panamá and Miss Teenager Continents 2018. She will now prepare to represent her country at the 60th Miss International pageant next November in Japan.
Photos: Mawi Photography, NIX PHOTOGRAPHY / Organización Señorita Panamá