Lamisha Mckamey 

Lamisha Mckamey
United States
Kansas City, Mo

I am 23 years old journalism major, working towards my bachelor's degree, I plan on working for a huge magazine company to design their magazine layouts and spreads and even write articles for their magazine. I have one more year left, I use to attend Missouri state university, but I plan on finishing school in California next year and to pursue my modeling career and sign with a modeling agency out in LA! I love fashion and makeup; I am a makeup artist at MAC cosmetics, anything fashion related I am all for it. I feel like everything I have a passion for is related in some way from my passion for modeling, fashion and makeup! I am also big on fitness I love to work out and stay in shape; I believe if you look good you feel good! 

Our readers would love to get to know you more Lamisha. Tell us about yourself, what is unique about you?

What is unique about me is that I do it all from modeling, makeup, brand ambassador etc

Lamisha, what are your passion and aspiration in life? How did you start as a Model?

My aspiration in life is to be truly happy and do what I love which is being a journalist, model and makeup.

Who is your inspiration in life Lamisha? How do you keep inspired?

My inspiration in life is my mom she has always taught me not to give up and work hard to reach my goals and never to give up! She inspires me to always be a better me and to be a leading example for my siblings.

We all make mistakes Lamisha, we wish we could take back. Please tell us about time being a Model, you wish you’d handled a situation differently with a colleague.
I'll say doing things for free, I feel like after so many photo shoots and working with many brand stuff you should get paid for your hard work and your look, after all, their using your look to market their brand! So I've made he mistake of selling myself short which I had to change quickly.

Lamisha  , when you’re working with a large number of clients, it’s tricky to deliver excellent service to them all. As a Model, how do you go about prioritizing your clients’ needs?

I just continue to do my best no matter how many people I am working with and remain professional at all times.

Please tell us Lamisha, about a time you had to be very strategic to meet all your top priorities as a Model?

I'll say being on time, working hard and giving your best at everything you do as a model 

Lamisha, please give us an example of a time when you were able to successfully persuade someone to see things your way at work.
Working with different brands and shooting with a lot of people I gave them ideas on how we should shoot as in outfits that I should wear and makeup looks etc 

Lamisha, please tell us about your proudest professional accomplishment as a Model. There might be many, but there is always this proudest moment that you just want to share with everyone. What is it and why?
I was featured in a Kansas City, Mo magazine as well as I was the cover of the magazine, that was a big accomplishment for me 

Lamisha, please give us an example of a time you were able to be creative with your work. What was exciting or difficult about it?
I always feel it's exciting when your able to choose outfits you would like to wear for a shoot, and set up the background you would like it's always fun to be creative with your work 

I was featured in a Kansas City, Mo magazine as well as I was the cover of the magazine, that was a big accomplishment for me 

What advice would you give to the people who want to be successful as a Model?

I would say to always work hard, don't listen to what others say and never give up! 

Are you looking for collaboration with fashion talents, brands and creatives? If yes, please state below what type of collaboration you are looking for?
I would love to work with different magazines, photographers, clothing brands, makeup artist and even potential looking into agencies that are interested in me