Name: Ataui Deng
Where We’ve Seen Her: She has worked the runways of L’Wren Scott, Zac Posen, Christian Siriano and more. Magazines like Teen Vogue and V have also casted her in breath-taking spreads.
Why We Love Her: She’s a survivor. In 2002 Ataui’s family fled the violence in Sudan. They then briefly lived in Egypt before moving to San Antonio in 2004.
Random Fact: She’s supermodel Alek Wek’s niece!