Introducing aspiring model Nekya straight the DMV area brought to you by Visual Cocktail. I was able to get a couple questions out of her to get a feel of who is Model Nekya read on….
Hennywiz: For starters, where are you from and what’s you’re ethnic background?
Nekya: I’m from the DC area, Arlington, VA more specifically. And I’m African American.
Hennywiz: What or who inspired you to pursue a career in modeling?
Nekya: Clothes lol. I really like fashion and started out doing shoots in pieces I put together for a coworker that was getting into photography. Then I did a shoot for a local clothing line a couple of years ago and branched off from there.
Hennywiz: What’s your ultimate goal moving forward in your career?
Nekya: My ultimate goal is to continue to build a strong portfolio and have more people request my work. I’d love more opportunities in print!
Hennywiz: Single, married, divorced, lol
Nekya: I’m single and if I were married, divorce wouldn’t be an option lol.
Hennywiz: What genre of music do you prefer during a photoshoot?
Nekya: Depends on the shoot! For fashion shoots I need that sexy Beyonce diva music or some Kanye depending on my mood. Anything else I have to be hyped! Jeezy, Rick Ross, Travis Porter…you know…that kind of music lol. Aye!
Hennywiz: Guilty pleasure…
Nekya: Reality TV and french fries. Have yet to have them at the same time.
Follow her on twitter.com @nekyabadd