Ashley Graham is a fashion model. She is famous for her plus-size modeling. She has been a cover girl for several magazines during her modeling career. She has also modeled for many Levi’s campaigns. Ashley made history by becoming the first plus-size model to have appeared in Sports Illustrated Annual Swimsuit Edition. She has always encouraged women to embrace and love their body. In addition to her modeling, she has appeared on many TV shows such as Entertainment. National Public Radio interview Ashely about Plus-size modeling in one of their shows. The estimated net worth of Ashley Graham is $1.5 million US dollars.
Ashley Graham was born on 30 October 1987, in Lincoln, Nebraska. She is the oldest of three daughters to Linda Graham. She grew up with her sisters in Lincoln. She studied at Scott Middle School and Lincoln Southwest High School from 1999 to 2005. She had a rough childhood. Her father did not approve of her plus size and made jokes on her. She suffered sexual harassment in her teenage years. However, it also helped Ashley to build character and have the courage to be confident with her body. She was discovered when she was only twelve years old.
Ashley Graham met her husband ‘Justin Ervin’ for the first time in 2009. She joined a church and met Justin there. Justin worked as a videographer. They got married the following year. Ashley has faced so many difficulties through her life and introducing her husband was one of them. Justin was not welcomed well in Ashley’s family because of his color and she was very disappointed. Before meeting her husband, she had a pattern of going out with wrong people. She did not have any self-belief. Justin somehow filled that gap in her life and they are happy together.
Ashley Graham started her modeling career at a very young age. She was only fourteen years old when she signed her first deal. She signed for Wilhelmina Models. Ashley has appeared in numerous magazines throughout her career. In 2007, she started working for very popular Vogue magazine. She was an important part of many Levi’s campaigns.
Her most notable appearances are in Boyfriend Collection F/W 10 and Curve ID SS 2011. She has also worked for Marina Rinaldi. Her other clients are Elomi lingerie, Target, Evans, Liz Claiborne Macy’s, Hanes, and Nordstrom. Ashley has worked as a designer for Addition Elle. She is now an official judge on the TV show ‘America’s Next Top Model’.
How much is Ashley Graham Net Worth in 2017
Ashley Graham has worked as a model for several fashion franchises in her career. She was a host for Miss USA 2016 and 2017, and also Miss Universe 2016. She made money hand over fist at the peak of her career. The exact amount of her salary is unknown. Ashley Graham has an estimated net worth of $1.5 million US dollars as of 2017.
Ashley Graham has had a very successful career as a plus-sized model. She has inspired women to stay healthy and appreciate their bodies. She has truly revolutionized the idea of a plus-sized woman in the fashion industry.