Hindi pakakabog si Gezza Ilagan Avila sa Mutya ng Pilipinas 2018. Kinatawan siya ng Candelaria, Quezon. Siya’y 21 years old. Graduate ng Bachelor of Science in Cruiseship management major in Culinary Arts sa Lyceum of the Philippines. Batangas.

Reigning Miss Teen Candelaria 2018 siya. Naging Miss Tourism Student League of the Philippines at Bb. Niyogyugan 2018 (the Festival of Quezon province).

“I am very determined and prepared to carry the Mutya ng Pilipinas crown and the responsibility in it. This years batch of candidates are the tougher so far because we are cosisting of 50 candidates from different parts of the Phil. As well as overseas candidates. And So far Mutya ng Los Angeles, Mutya ng Cebu and Mutya ng Manila are the grea­test contenders this year for the crown,” deklara niya.