Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’ve probably heard of Filipino-American model Kelsey Merritt. Aside from the fact that she’s a super mode in the making, she’s snatched a notable Victoria Secret gig recently. But there’s more to Kelsey than just a pretty face, here are 7 facts you probably didn’t know about her:
1. She graduated from Ateneo de Manila University
Kelsey shared on her Instagram account her journey as a Communications major in Ateneo de Manila University. The model shared that during her earlier days in modeling in New York, she was given the option to do online schooling instead. However, she opted to finish her degree instead.
2. She considers Audrey Hepburn her hero
Kelsey shares that she admires the late actress for her humanitarian efforts.
3. She has three siblings
The model has two sisters and a brother!
4. She’s a complete sweet-tooth
If you browse through Kelsey’s Instagram feed, you’ll notice that she often posts photos of sweet treats.
5. She loves watching broadway shows
It’s no surprise that Kelsey treats herself to broadway shows every once in a while, especially now that she’s based in New York where broadway shows are rampant.
6. She loves to travel
It’s a good thing Kelsey loves to travel because her job requires her to travel around the globe. However, in an interview with Preview Magazine, she did admit that jetlag is the worst part of traveling.
7. She’s a self-confessed bookworm
Kelsey has admitted herself that reading is one of her favorite past times. You can even see a snippet of some of her current reads from her Instagram posts.