Why did you want to become a model?
I took photos people noticed the potential, how well I photographed, my versatility, etc. I figure I submit the images and hoped for an opportunity to knock on my door.
How did you get started in modeling?
My passion is being front of a camera, to be able to make money and what I love is a blessing.
How has your life changed?
There is a lot of traveling involved. The hours worked (10-15 hours)... It can be exhausting however I make sure during my time off I catch up with sleep, family, and friends.
What is the biggest highlight in your modeling career?
The Greene Mobile Network billboard shot in France.
You're constantly working with Celebrities, who have you enjoyed the most?
Each person I worked with I enjoyed in different ways… Wesley Snipes, Trina, Will Smith, Ne-Yo, and Aventura were exceptional to work with.
Which country you visited has been your favorite?
Bahamas!! Hands down! It's paradise,.
Do you feel modeling has opened doors in the acting field?
Absolutely, without modeling I don't think I would have ever developed a passion for acting. Modeling is the baby step in acting, because you're constantly expressing different emotions through your images.
We hear you're official… SAG?
Yes! I'm so grateful after booking a featured in the film “Notorious” I became eligible.
What is your hardest challenge?
The transition from music videos to the silver screen… You get type casted as “Eye Candy” or a “Video Girl” so there is much more work that has to be done to break through.
What can you share with us about the video world?
I mean I've done about 10 music videos; they're cool to a certain extent. The downfall is that you can easily get comfortable with doing just that. Once you've done them and are ready to do something else you get labeled. I have re-tired from the video world.
You're from a Latin heritage tell us more about that?
My mother and father were both born in Dominican Republic; they migrated to the U.S. in the 1970's. I was born in 1986 in Brooklyn, New York. I have visited Dominican Republic numerous times.
Define what success means to you.
The attainment of happiness, financial stability, having no regrets in this journey called life. Achieving my goals and enjoying life by the side of the people I love most.