A Closer Look: ‘Zoe 101’

Maria Estrada, Staff Writer

Zoe S., a dedicated IB sophomore, simultaneously juggles both school and modeling. She has worked relentlessly to triumph in her profession as she’s moved around the world. Watch the video above to learn all about Zoe’s journey from Germany to Gables.

Q: Where were you born?

A: I was born in Stuttgart, Germany.

Q: What parts of the world have you lived in?

A: I lived in Switzerland, Germany, South Africa, Virginia,  Charlotte, North Carolina and Los Angeles.

Q: What country or city do you feel has influenced you the most?

A: South Africa definitely, because you get to see the poor people there and it makes you think about what you value most in life.

Q: How did your modeling career begin?

A: My mom was a model and my dad stills models, and one came to another.

Q: What inspired you to be a model?

A: My mom; she is also my biggest role model.

Q: How do you think modeling has prepared for future experiences?

A: Actually, it made me more social and you get to connect with different personalities, which changes your life.

Q: Do you want to pursue the modeling profession when you grow up?

A: I haven’t made up my mind yet.

Q:  You mentioned your mom is your role model – how?

A: She always told me to the best in life and you stay “beautiful” forever. Education comes first before modeling.

Embracing adversity and adventure daily, Zoe is very proud to be part of the Cavalier family and looks forward to making memories not only at Gables, but in Miami, too! Zoe isn’t only a successful model, but a successful learner!