Ms. International World
Karina was born and raised in South Florida, and is of Cuban and Spanish heritage.
She was an early high school graduate from Everglades High School, getting her diploma at the age of 16. She is currently attending Broward College, where she is working on getting her Associates degree in Business and Marketing. Karina will be transferring to Florida International University to further her studies in Business and marketing, in addition to working on her Bachelors degree.
Karin has also worked with several charities, to include: Toys for tots, the Lupus Foundation, the Harvest Drive, and Go Pink. She has also been active in Latinos in Action, participating in food drives, toy distributions, mentorships to underprivileged children, including activities for children with autism.
Karina also enjoys modeling, and has experience in print, fashion and runway. She has walked in several fashion shows, such as Miami Swim Week, Fort Lauderdale Fashion Week, Miami Fashion Week and Art Basel. She has also worked with several brands and designers, like Versa Luxe, Laperla, Macy’s, to name a few. She is also a brand ambassador for Help Energy.
Karina’s future goals are to become a successful business woman, along with her passion for modeling, pageantry, and public speaking.
She plans on using her talents to inspire others for their future goals and endeavors.
Karina is now the Spokesmodel for "LearnLookLocate", an Organization that educates young women on the early warning signs of Breast Cancer.