Teresa’s modeling career is impressive, boasting major beauty, fashion, and swimwear campaigns. She has appeared on the cover of W, Elle and Shape Magazines and shot editorials for numerous international issues of Vogue, W, Cosmo, Elle, Marie Claire, Glamor and many others. Her client list is impressive beyond mention.
Teresa was born in the tiny Kingdom of Tonga, a Pacific Island nation, then at nine moved to New Zealand, and when her modeling career took off, she moved to the bright lights of Manhattan, New York. Throughout, she has always appreciated nature and the connection of land, sea and people. Teresa believes modern fashion and beauty can be unified with sustainable values. She wants to collaborate with brands to redefine style as aesthetic consciousness in all forms.
Outside of modeling, Teresa studies sustainable business at NYU and hopes to collaborate with brands to raise consumer consciousness and develop change through sustainable business. Teresa runs an environmental action group focused on conscious consumerism to help people “vote with their dollars.” She advocates stylish sustainability to her 50k+ social media followers. Teresa is also a mom to two adorable children. She lives in New York and is a vibrant public speaker. Her party tricks include acting, singing, dancing and hula hoop!