Instructors:

Runway and Portfolio Instructor:

Violeta Perez was born in Cuba, migrated to the US at the age of 20 and immediately started to pursuit her modeling care. At the beginning she was only able to do print and product modeling but she never gave up on her dreams and move up quickly to TV and film in order to diversify and re-invent herself. She has also been selected by many Beauty Pageants to serve as a judge. You can see her on local T.V commercials, and training videos for corporations such as Chick-Fil-A, Michelin, Ross, Marshalls , Family Dollars and so on …. Violeta Perez has been modeling for Barami, David Bridal, Macy’s, Carlos Santana’s, LeGair Brand and many more throughout her career. Recently she was selected to walk at “New York fashion week” for the amazing designers Young Socialite and Luis Enrique Alta costura.
Currently she is the face of the UNI’K hand creating boutique.

In 2010 she created Talento Latino Modeling School where she began helping many students to improve their self-image, training for pageants and also teaching what it takes to succeed in the modeling
industry.

Etiquette Instructor:

Kenia Pineda, is a certified etiquette consultant from The Protocol School of Washington, she was born to be humanitarian specially for children and women. With her teaching, she helps children and women
make it easier for them to recognize their endless potential. Pineda’s journey began at age eleven as a volunteer for the United Nations Relief efforts in Honduras, and later on was promoted as the Executive Assistant to the Regional Manager at Mesoamerican Christian Commission, a position that gave her the opportunity to empower
children and women of other countries . Today as part of Talento Latino Modeling School team, Pineda’s dedication to helping others to achieve their goals is represented by her commitment to excellence in
all of her work.

Zumba Instructor:

Nely Guzman is a mother of 3 beautiful kids with a big passion for dance, health and exercise. She make every effort to have an active and healthy life for her and her family. Her passion led her further and she decided to pass the message of the importance of having a healthy and active life in a fun way … Dancing !!! So she become certified as a Zumba fitness instructor and for 2 years now she share her passion and message to many people. Currently she continues to prepare for certification on other areas such Yoga, Insanity, Pole, Kickboxing and Personal trainer

Runway Instructor:

Danae Tapia is a runway and print model. Her dream started to become true at the age of 12 when she attended Talento Latino Modeling School soon after that she had her first fashion show and many more came after.

She has modeled for amazing designers like Sandy Morales, Alex Holliman, Mauricio Chacon Picado and many more. She hasn’t just modeled for designers but also for great stores for example Zarco Lifestyle, Macy’s, Belk, Dillard’s, etc. After winning Miss Preteen Hispanoamerica International 2014 she has been working extra hard in motivating girls to follow their dreams and never giving up. Her goal now is to finish high school and to go on to college because to her education is her priority in life

Hair and Makeup Instructor:

Daniela Rodriguez is 24 years old and is proudly Mexican. From a very young age she loved fashion, and that’s how she discovered her love for makeup. She graduated from Meadowcreek High School in 2010. After
high school she decided to study accounting, but discovered that was not her passion. Later she decided to study what she loves and what her true passion is … “Professional Makeup” at Atlanta makeup
academy. To this day she continues to learn and knows that she has a long way to go but with love, dedication and commitment, everything can be done. She is very happy with herself and everything she has
achieved at her young age and she hopes in God to continue learning every day more and sharing what little or much she knows with the new generations of girls, who like her, are full of dreams and aspirations.

Photographer

Carlos Alexis, a former native of New York City fulfilled his dream of military service at age 18 when he enlisted to become a qualified United States Army airborne ranger. While on his numerous deployments Carlos worked side by side with journalists from around the world which brought out his passion for photography. After 12 years of military service as an infantry man, Carlos found him self exploring his interest of photography in New York City as he continued another passion for physical training. After 5 years as a physical trainer for some of the top training facilities in NYC, Carlos’ growing passion moved him  to Atlanta Georgia to work as a photographer and creative director for Wedding photography. Carlos has worked side by side many of the top creatives to  capture some of the most amazing moments in wedding and family photography. Since then Carlos has moved on to fashion photography where he has build an amazing portfolio along side Atlanta’s Talento Latino modeling school and photo pose instructor Violeta Perez, a portfolio that has shown his true passion for the creative art and fashion world.