Filipina Australian beauty queen and reigning Miss Intercontinental 2018 will attend the grand finale of Miss Intercontinental Sri Lanka 2019 to be held on the 7th of November 2019, at the Grand Ballroom, Galadari Hotel, Colombo Sri Lanka.
Gallman represented the Philippines in the Miss Intercontinental 2018 pageant held at the Mall of Asia, Manila where she was crowned Miss Intercontinental 2018 by outgoing queen Veronica Salas Vallejo of Mexico. Competing against 90 other contestants from around the globe, Karen became the 1st Filipina to win the Miss Intercontinental crown in the pageants 47-year history. During the final question and answer portion, all the contestants were asked the same question by the host: “How do you define success?”, she answered:
“For me, success is not just about winning in life but setting goals, smaller goals, and achieving your dreams and working hard for everything you want, and always looking up to God and being thankful for everything. For me, that is success.”