Third time is a charm for 24-year-old Natividad Leiva, who was crowned Miss Universe Chile 2017 at the conclusion of the pageant on Thursday evening, October 19. She will travel to Las Vegas this November to compete for the Miss Universe title.
Leiva is a professional model and a pageant veteran. She competed for the Miss Universe Chile title twice before, in 2014 and 2016, where she placed first runner up both times. She also competed internationally at Miss Earth 2015, where she placed in the top 8.