. Where are you from? Born and raised in Alexandria, La but currently residing in Gulfport Ms 2. Which schools have you attended? I graduated from college from LSU school system 3. When did you become interested in modeling? I have been Modeling for 3 1/2 years 4. What encouraged you to become a plus sized model? I’ve always played with the idea of Modeling, but never considered doing it professionally. That’s until a hair dresser convinced me to do her runway show. After, I was hooked. 5. What was your first experience like on the Runway and photo shoot? I cringe at my 1st performance on the runway. I had no idea what to do, but I got through it. I am a natural at photos, so that part was easier to adapt to. 6. When was your first break-out moment that made you famous? Famous. Lol! I don’t consider myself famous at all. I do have an original name which makes it easier for people to remember me. I do think my grueling work ethics and whatever it takes attitude has gotten me to where I am today. 7. How would you describe a professional Plus size model for print and runway? Any model, no matter what size, should be poised, well groomed, and skilled at her job. That’s how you become a paid model. 8. Does fittness play an important role for you and what is your exercise regime to stay FABULOUS? Fitness is very important, especially as a professional model where extensive traveling is involved. So it’s vital to drink plenty of water and be fairly healthy to handle a busy schedule. 9. Who are your best 3 Designers? Jon Marc Christian Omeshaun Ashley Stewart 10. What does the future hold for Lakesshia? To have the name “Lakesshia Slaughter” on everyone’s lips.