Name: Erika Mendoza

Nickname (s): Boushy

City of origin: Los Angeles, CA.

Drink of choice: Very dirty martini with stuffed bleu cheese olives.

Fashion trend that needs to stop: Birkenstocks.

Guilty pleasure: Chips & salsa.

Go-to party trick: British accent.

Best pickup line:  Know what my sweater is made of? boyfriend material.

Worst job you've ever had: Made pizza at a baseball park snack bar.

What’s the strangest thing in your fridge right now? Mexican candy.

What’s the best or worst pick up line you’ve heard? You're a tall glass of water, and I'm telling you straight up- I'm thirsty!!!

Every girl should have: Confidence… it's sexy.

What’s your greatest accomplishment to date: being the healthiest I've ever been!!!

Worst date experience: My date thought his car was stolen and called 911 and realized he parked it two rows over.   

It's 4am in the morning after a long night of partying, what are you eating? Ramen noodles!!! I love ramen.

What's one cause in the world you'd stand up for? Animal rights.

You win $20 million, what would you do with the money? Invest some of it then travel the world with my family.

How did you get into modeling? I was always told I should model so one day I took the initiative.

What are a few career accomplishments you're most proud of? Getting my esthetician license and makeup certificate.

When you're not working, what do you do in your free time? Spend time with my friends and family, read, watch reality TV… oh spend time with my dog Bentley!!

Favorite part about being a model? You get to meet so many people.

If you weren't a model, what would you be doing? Makeup.

One thing people should know about you: I'm a spicy Mexican.

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