Jaleesa Pigot, 23, was crowned Miss Tropical Beauties Suriname 2016 during the finals held July 9.

She will represent the country in Miss Supranational 2016 to be held in December in Poland.

Daryola Brandon finished first runner-up while Natalie Sahit placed second runner-up. Chagnaz Frankel and Wendy He were third and fourth runners-up, respectively.