Andrea Victoria Aguilera Parades was crowned Miss Grand Ecuador 2021, during a coronation night, held on June 26th 2021 at the TC Televisión facilities, Guayaquil city, Panama. 6 others beautiful girls was vying for this title. The delegate from the province of Los Rivers succeeded and was crowned by Miss Grand International 2018 Clara Sosa, from Paraguay, together with CNB Ecuador Grand 2020 Sonia Augusta Luna Menéndez.
Andrea, 20, is a medical student, and is going to the second semester of the degree but will be leaving it on pause for this year to be able to dedicate herself to her preparation to win the international competition.
The event was also expected to be attended by Miss Grand International 2020 Abena Appiah, but that for reasons of the airline, she could not arrive. The passing queen, Miss Grand Ecuador 2020 Sonia Luna bid her goodbyes with a walk and a special farewell video where she expressed her words of gratitude for the experience. During the competition, Andrea stood out in every way and in all the challenges, winning the ‘Be a model’ and the ‘Miss Cielo’ ribbon among others. She also carries along a strong social media presence which can be another one of her strengths at the international platform. Andrea Aguilera’s court includes María Emilia Vásquez Larrea (Pichincha) as first runner-up and and Marjorie Marlene Vivas Medranda (Manabí) as second runner-up.
Watch the full performance of the newly Miss Grand Ecuador