Bb 45: Imelda Schweighart, 17, Puerto Princesa
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MANILA, Philippines - Filipino-German Imelda from Puerto Princesa, Palawan has been active in showbiz since she was 14 years old. Before showbiz beckoned, she lived a very simple life helping her mother with work in the farm.
A swimmer in high school, she wanted to represent the Philippines in sports competitions. In Binibining Pilipinas, she has the opportunity to represent the country as a world-class beauty.
Imelda looks up to reigning Miss Universe Olivia Culpo because of her individuality and confidence.
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