Ioana Mihalache was crowned Miss Universe Romania 2017 Wednesday night in Bucharest and will represent her country at the 2017 Miss Universe Pageant on November 26 in Las Vegas.
Ioana Mihalache is a model from Constanta. She has twice represented her country in international pageants. She competed at Miss Earth 2013 in Manila, Philippines and at Miss Grand International in 2016 in Las Vegas. She has a degree in Economics and Masters in European Regional Development Policies.