Iris Mittenaere, Miss Nord Pas de Calais, was crowned the title of Miss France 2016 at the conclusion of the 86th edition of the national pageant held on December 19th, 2015 at Zénith Arena de Lille.
Iris being crowned Miss France 2016 by the outgoing beauty queen Camille Cerf.
Iris is 22 years old and stands 172cm tall. She is currently in her fifth year of dental surgery at University of Lile. Iris proclaimed herself a passionate advocate in the “fight for the education of girls”. She enjoys dancing,gymnastics, theater and riding.
The 22-year-old beauty queen is studying at University of Lile.
Winning the title, she will represent France at the next year’s international pageants like Miss World 2016 and probably Miss Universe 2016.
Her court includes the first runner-up Morgane Edvige, Miss Martinique; the second runner-up Vaimiti Teiefitu, Miss Tahiti; the third runner-up Julia Courtès, Miss Provence; the fourth runner-up Azuima Issa, Miss Reunion; the fifth runner-up Gennifer Demey, Miss Aquitaine and the sixth runner-up Margaux Bourdin, Miss Centre-Val-de-Loire.