Maria Giorlando is a 24 year-old who has been competing in pageants for over two years now. At her very first local pageant, Miss Via Italia 2016, she placed second runner-up and was awarded Miss Congeniality. At her second pageant her won the title of Miss Tecumseh 2016, along with the additional awards of Miss Photogenic and Miss Interview. In March 2018, she won the title of Miss Canada 2018 in Montreal Quebec. From there, she represented Canada on the international pageant stage at the Miss Continents 2018 pageant in Las Vegas and proudly placed second runner-up. Maria's passion for pageantry is not over yet. In September 2019, she will represent Canada once more in the Philippines at the Miss Face of Beauty International pageant.