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Thursday, February 22, 2007

Jessica White in Sports Illustrated!

IMTA alum and Supermodel Jessica White appears in the wildly popular Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue. Jessica White has been featured for four years now of Sports Illustrated! In 2005, she became the first African-American model to appear in three consecutive editions of the annual feature. This year she shot on location in Los Angeles with photographer Anne Menke. She was also chosen for a special feature "Models and Musicians" and was photographed with rock stars Gnarls Barkley.

The Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue is well-known for showcasing the most elite working models in the world. Jessica appreciates the honor it is to be a part of it. She says, "I've always wanted to do Sports Illustrated because it has made superstars out of all these girls and just to have this opportunity is amazing."

Jessica attended the New York 1999 IMTA Convention when she was 14 and has since been featured on international magazine covers and in numerous advertising campaigns and editorial layouts.

Check out Jessica's shots online and on newstands now!

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