A 24 year old model from Seoul, South Korea and former Miss Universe Korea, Jenny KIm, was crowned Miss Supranational 2017 in Krynica Zdroj in Poland on 1st December. She bested 64 other contestants from different countries. This is the first time a Korean has won a major international pageant. Jenny succeeded and was crowned by last year winner Srinidhi Shetty from India.
Tica Martinez of Colombia was named as first runner-up. She was followed by 2nd runner-up Bianca Tirsin from Romania, 3rd runner-up Bitaniya Yosef from Ethiopia, and 4th runner-up Larissa Santiago from Puerto Rico.
Kim is currently studying a double major in international office administration and English language and literature at Ewha Womans University. She has also volunteered as an interpreter at the National Museum of Indonesia in Jakarta in the past.