Brenda Castro was born in the city of Guápiles, Limón Province. She is currently studying psychology at Universidad Latina. Brenda's grew up in a large and loving family where she learned her core values. Brenda started modeling at age 15. She became Miss Expo-Pococí in 2008, won Miss Teenager Costa Rica 2011 and was third in Miss Teenager Internacional 2011. After winning numerous titles, she decided to devote her time to preparing for and participating in the Miss Costa Rica pageant. Brenda is a loving person, has great leadership skills and is very committed to reaching her goals. Brenda was declared the winner of Miss Costa Rica after expressing that she wants to help create a more conscious society.