Spotlight on Miss Galaxy Montreal - Emmy-Kayrïsha Durand.
Emmy-Kayrïsha was born in Montreal. She graduated as a paralegal and works currently as an administrative agent in a hospital. This September, she’ll pursue her studies in law at the University of Montreal.
She comes from a Haitian family that’s really close, and that has been established in Canada for decades. She has Haitian and Canadian values tattooed on her heart and she finds it important to transmit multicultural values to others.
She’s passionate about dancing, animals, and geography. She also loves voyaging and discovering new cultures. She thinks that opening up to the world allows to keep an open mind.
She took place in her first pageant in 2015. Through adversity, these contests were challenging. Pageants brought to her self esteem and it also allowed her to learn about herself. Pageants allowed her to witness human solidarity and develop friendships with her pageant sisters.
Quote: Beauty is the opposite of perfection, it’s about confidence, kindness, and having a beautiful mind and soul.