First rose to fame in 2008 as a competitor on the first season of VH1's Real Chance of Love. She would go on to win the third and final season of Charm School with Ricki Lake.
At fourteen, she began her modeling career by studying at modeling school. She would later appear in magazines, music videos, and present at numerous events.
She owns an accessory company, RiskyB. Designs, where she has sold sunglasses, stockings, jewelry, and more.
She married DJ and entrepreneur Robert Avery, aka DJ Holiday. She has two children, a daughter, Ryann, and a son, Easton.