Rose to fame in 2010 competing on cycle fourteen of the popular CW reality series America's Next Top Model.
Prior to appearing on Top Model, she did have previous modeling experience and even graduated from the Barbizon modeling school.
In March 2016, she released her first poetry book title Unraveling.
Biracial, her mother is German and her father is African-American. She has a sister named Audrey.
She lost the title of America's Next Top Model to cycle fourteen winner Krista White.