Name: Heidi Jo
Age: you’re never supposed to ask a lady her age
Weight: also something you shouldn’t ask a lady
Relationship Status:I have a wonderful man friend and a beautiful little puppy named Chewbacca
Best Feature (Physical/Personality): I have an adorable but which is really hard for an Asian girl. I’m also hilarious.
Nationality: taiwanese and Cuban. Both of my parents are from their home country.
What city are you from?
I grew up in Mobile Alabama
How long have you been modeling?
I grew up a Southern Belle doing pageants and modeling just was always part of the
How did you begin modeling?
What are your goals for your modeling career?
I’m really into fitness and I hat I write a column. I love bikini and fitness modeling, but I don’t want to be super cut because I don’t think it’s a sustainable lifestyle, or an enjoyable one. I want to promote a healthy body image and a healthy lifestyle.
What is your absolute favorite part about being a model?
My favorite part of being a model is defining beauty. I grew up in a place where looking like me wasn’t considered beautiful, and in a time where pretty much my office it was the only thing represented in the media is being beautiful. I want to show how diverse beauty can be, and that you don’t have to be the stereo typical girl next-door or super sexed up to be on the cover of magazines.
What was your favorite shoot and why?
My favorite shoot has got to be my pinup shoot that I did with my best friend and photographer Alley Kat. I grew up with my grandmother and always love the vintage lifestyle and look and Alley is known for her pinup Buju are. We started shooting together and been best friends for 10 years now. It’s fun dressing up with your best friend and having fun. I’ve been in magazines on websites and on posters and calendars with her work.
Who encourages/supports you the most and why?
What encourages me the most is seeing little girls like the one I used to be have a role model to show them that women of color not just black women can also be considered beautiful.
What do you do in your free time outside of modeling?
Describe your perfect guy. Someone lighthearted because I can be a bit quirky. Someone Who doesn’t mind dressing up as Chewbacca to my Han Solo at comic cons, and watching Star Wars at midnight in a blanket fort.Someone honest and intelligent and doesn’t mind me correcting their grammar.
What’s the worst pick up line you’ve ever heard?
Someone awkwardly snap chatted me and just stared at me.
What’s the best?
I don’t like pick up lines I like intelligent grown men just come up to me and try to have a conversation with me. What are some of your pet peeves?entitlement, not being genuine, elitist, ignorance
Are you represented by a manager or agent? Where would you like to see yourself in the next 5 years?
Honestly I would like to have a family by then. I have a lot of goals through my writing and modeling and other ventures but I never had a close or loving family and it’s always been the dream of mine to be a mom, not just a mom but a good mother.
How can we find you (Facebook, Twitter)?
Place: me and my boyfriend have this little Asian bed couch thing and I love sitting in it with my puppy and writing my column and watching Hulu Recording
Artists:The Beatles I know they’re not technically recording but…
Movie: Star Wars across the universe Bridget Jones diary boondocks saints. Clerks 2
Food: Burritos curly fries meat lovers pizza with bacon crust and cherry limeade
Actor/Actress: Colin Firth
Designer: I don’t really care about this
Month: December because of my birthday and Christmas
Flavor of Ice-Cream:meant chocolate chip ice cream