Lia Andrea Ramos
Lia Andrea Ramos (born 11 January 1981) was crowned the Binibining Pilipinas-Universe during the coronation night of the pageant, which was held in Quezon City on 04 March 2006.
A beauty queen who gave one of the best answers in Bb. Pilipinas history during the Question and Answer round, Ramos also received special awards such as Miss Photogenic, Best in Swimsuit, Miss Philippine Airlines, and Mane and Tail's Best Hair. As the representative to Miss Universe 2006 pageant, she won as Miss Photogenic in the internet poll.
Ramos ranked no. 83 in the list of the Most Beautiful Filipina of 2006.
Ramos was born and raised in Davao and is the eldest among four children from a middle-class family. She is a Political Science graduate from the University of the Philippines. She previously worked as a visa officer in the Royal Norwegian Embassy and in various nonprofit organizations. She now works for the Asia Foundation.
Ramos is a civic-spirited woman that has a passion for development work and foreign service.
- "Miss Universe 2006 Focus." Missosology. http://www.missosology.org/missuniverse06/focusmissphilippines06.html (accessed on 13 February 2006)
- Lia Andrea Ramos. Starmometer. http://www.starmometer.com/2006/10/05/lia-andrea-ramos-no-83-most-beautiful-filipina/ (accessed on 13 February 2006)