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Melinda Victoria Elvenes – Powerful woman

Melinda Victoria Elvenes

Melinda Victoria Elvenes – Norway – Lifestyle – Miss Norway Universe 2010 and Miss Universe 2010 contestant (Frøken Norge)

Melinda Victoria Elvenes – Norway – Lifestyle
Melinda Victoria Elvenes – Norway – Lifestyle (Photo: Morten Qvale)

Melinda Victoria, was born to a Norwegian father and a Motswana mother. After having lived in Botswana for the first 12 years of her life she moved to Norway, where she became a student at the respected Norwegian Opera and Ballet School. She started modeling in 2005 and in 2010, Melinda Victoria won the title of Miss Norway Universe and competed in the Miss Universe Competition the same year.

In the first months of 2011 she moved to New York, where she now works and lives. She makes our list because she’s European and made her mark in Norway.

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