Terrace’s own Jennifer Ling Coosemans has been crowned Miss Chinese Vancouver.
Coosemans’ profile on the pageant website says she hopes to become a lawyer, and to inspire and encourage young women.
Adding that, if she won the pageant, she would like to contribute to research on environmental issues.
Several winners of this pageant have gone on to win the Miss Chinese International Pageant which is held in Hong Kong, as well as successful careers in entertainment in Asia.
The pageant was held in Vancouver on December 9.