It was great to interview model Jerrica and catch up with her. The last time I interviewed her she was just starting her modeling career. Let's find out what's new with her. Here's her interview.
Jchell: Where are you from?
Jerrica: I am from a small town outside of Pittsburgh, PA called Monessen.
Jchell: Where did you attend high school/college?
Jerrica: I graduated from Monessen High School.
Jchell: What are some of your main interests and hobbies?
Jerrica: Outside of the camera I love music. I enjoy writing and spending time with my children.
Jchell: How long have you been modeling?
Jerrica: I have been modeling going on 4 years now.
Jchell: Are you an independent or agency model?
Jerrica: I began as an agency model and shortly after began running my own agency.
Jchell: What was it like starting out as a model?
Jerrica: In the beginning it was a little scary, not only was it out of my comfort but it was something I had never done before.
Jchell: Who is your favorite photographer(s)?
Jerrica: I would have to say Bruce Cowart Photography out of East Liverpool, OH.
Jchell: Have you been published in any magazines?
Jerrica: Yes, all glory to God I have been published in 3 magazines, I have made front page of the newspaper twice.
Jchell: Are you a brand ambassador for any products or clothing line?
Jerrica: I am not, although it’s an awesome start I prefer to push my own brand to get fully established.
Jchell: Besides modeling, have you done any acting?
Jerrica: No, I haven’t been blessed with the opportunity yet.
Jchell: Let's talk about your beauty regimen. How do you keep your hair and skin looking healthy?
Jerrica: I try to simply wash with black soap to keep from being so oily.
Jchell: What are your favorite fashion trends you love?
Jerrica: Honestly, I try to be extremely different when it comes to fashion. I think outside the box when buying and piecing together clothes.
Jchell: Knowing what you know, what advice would you give to other models trying to establish themselves?
Jerrica: I would say go for it. Find a photographer that understands good picture quality and prep a comp card for all future casting calls.
Jchell: Is there anything else you would like to add?
Jerrica: We are our biggest critics! You will never be able to please everyone so do what makes you happy and enjoy life!
You can connect with model Jerrica on the following social media outlets:
Facebook: Jerrica Brooks
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