IMG-represented model who made history as the first to wear a hijab and burkini during Miss Minnesota USA. Her first major cover was for CR Fashion Book Issue 10 where she is seen sporting a hijab. She also landed on the cover of Allure in 2017.
She got braces in her early teenage years, and would have them while modeling.
In 2017 her face graced a massive American Eagle billboard in the center of Time Square. She also was awarded the 2017 Image Award at Unity Gala.
She is a Somali-American immigrant and was born in a Kenyan refugee camp.
Her first runway was for Kanye West's season five Yeezy show.