HOW DID YOU GET STARTED MODELING?
I have been modeling since I was really little. I was with my mom in Las Vegas on vacation and the hotel we were staying in happened to have a ''beauty pageant'' going on in it. I watched some of the pageant and my crazy attention seeking 4 year old self was dead set on doing one. My mom looked around and found one a few months later in LA and I won it. From there I got an agent and did a Mattel commercial and it flew off from there.
WHAT EXCITES YOU ABOUT MODELING?
I am going to be honest, I've always since I can remember looked at advertisements and envied these beautiful women. I just always wanted to feel like I was that good? In the least big-headed way possible. I looked up to them and I really hope that someday someone will look up to me that way.
WHAT ARE YOUR FAVORITE TYPES OF OUTFITS TO MODEL IN?
I love edgy high end fashion. I really love that it is coming back in style finally, it hasn't been people that are more out of the ordinary getting the bigger jobs since the 80's and its finally coming back around.
WHAT ARE YOUR LEAST FAVORITES?
I don't do nudity, I don't do implied. I get extremely frustrated when you book a job, for say high end lingerie and suddenly they are asking you to be topless. I am always so offended its in my resume, in my portfolio and in my booking contract that I will not do nudity so why are you asking me?
WHAT KIND OF SHOOTS WOULD YOU LIKE TO WORK ON IN THE FUTURE?
I am leaning more towards moving into film recently, I have auditioned for quite a few large roles and have had some call backs and I am hoping that is the direction that my career will go towards. However I have been doing fashion shows lately and that has been a ton of fun as well. As long as I keep getting work I'll be happy, it's more than some people have right now.
ARE THERE ANY OTHER CREATIVE MEDIUMS YOU WORK IN?
I have done film, I have done vocals (backup but hey it counts) on some released recordings. I wish I had the guts to full out go all rockstar, but hey it's just not in my future.
WHAT KIND OF MUSIC DO YOU LIKE?
Honestly I love everything, as long as the artists have talent, they have a great production value and sound I can get into it. I listen to everything from Led Zeppelin to Hanson. Mandy Moore to Coheed and Cambria. Truthfully I've just got a soft spot for music. My husband is a recording artist, his CD/Comic is coming out soon and I am so excited that a track is going to be the title song for a paramount studios movie. I live in a recording studio so I genuinely have a love for being around music.
WHAT DO YOU LIKE TO DO FOR FUN?
I love to hang out with my son. He's 2 years old and a huge ball of awesome. I know now, I hate it when people talk about their kids but really he's a ton of fun. I like going to shows, just out to walk around NYC and take in the sites. I love going places I've never been. One of my favorite thing's to do when I've got a break is to get in the car and just drive, switch highways and see where I end up. I've found some pretty amazing places and met some really awesome people doing that.
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