Born and raised in Manila, Philippines. Emigrated to the U.S. with her immediate family in 1996. She belongs to the prominent showbiz Padilla clan in the Philippines.


  • A former flight attendant for Saudi Airlines
  • Choir member of The Our Lady of Las Vegas Church Filipino Choir
  • Contributing writer for MANILA UP Magazine (June 2016)
  • EVP and Vice Chairman-International Affairs of Wellness Enhancers International (2015)
  • Director of Membership, Las Vegas Spring Valley Lions Club (July 1, 2015-June 30, 2016)
  • President Elect of Las Vegas Spring Valley Lions Club (July 1, 2016-June 30, 2017)
  • President at Wellness Enhancers International Foundation (2018)
  • Chosen as one of the 75 most influential Filipino-American in the U.S. in 2014 by Blogtalk with MJ Racadio (America’s first Filipino-American Hollywood entertainment podcasting show)
  • Singer for several non-profit organizations in Las Vegas
  • Modeled for an International French designers Anne Fontaine and Louisa Voisine for “Derby by the Lake” at Lake Las Vegas (May 7, 2016)
  • Modeled for the famous Hollywood make-up artist Maxitone, and included in his before & after makeover collection book and 50 most successful Filipinas in the U.S.
  • Invited model for the Kenneth Barlis fashion show in San Diego, CA. (October 2014)
  • Product Advocate and Director, Melaleuca Las Vegas team. Invited to sing at the Melaleuca convention “Talent Show” with 10,000 pax  in Salt Lake, Utah. (May 15, 2015)
  • Opening act for Jed Madela at his two concerts in Las Vegas (October 25, 2015 and February 14, 2016)
  • Opening act for the 2016 World Tour Original Music Only Las Vegas concert of JayR and Kris Lawrence (July 2, 2016)
  • Received a certificate of recognition for sponsoring the children’s feeding program and donations for the Balud Elementary School in Cebu City, Philippines.
  • Thomas Jefferson Awardee for Most Outstanding Humanitarian Service (April 2017)
  • The Mrs. Asian Las Vegas (2014-2015)
  • Recipient of the Philanthropist of the Year Award by Wellness Enhancers International (2015)
  • Winner of “Best Voice Female” at the Rumi World Music Awards (2016)
  • Newscaster on Asian News at ACTV
  • TV Host-Producer of VegasVibes at ACTV
  • TV Host-Executive Producer of Culture Clash at ACTV
  • TV Host-Producer of Music Asia at ACTV
  • TV Host-Producer of Music Planet at ACTV

Esmeralda Padilla-Gould came from a prominent showbiz Padilla clan in the Philippines; because of her family’s major star status, she found herself entertaining the Las Vegas crowd through her passion in singing.

Esmeralda has always wanted to bring pride and prestige to her Padilla clan, and winning the title of Mrs. Asian Las Vegas in 2014 made that dream a reality. She wants to set an example to a younger generation and moms like her to get involved and reach for their dreams no matter how exotic their goals may appear at the time. Esmeralda is passionate about being involved in her community and helping others enhance their lives.

Esmeralda Padilla-Gould is Mrs. Asian Las Vegas 2014-2015.



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