Jul 31, 2009
Nicknames: Lita / Silly
Righty or Lefty: Righty
Birthdate: February 17
Middle Name: Selita doesn’t have a middle name
Hometown: George Town, Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands
Current Home: A waterfront neighborhood just outside the hubbub of NYC
Siblings: Seven brothers
Interests: Basketball, football, tennis, writing, cooking, community service
Secret Indulgence: Massages and watching football. Selita even has a special victory dance to celebrate her team.
Discovered: Walking through the turnstiles at New Jersey’s Six Flags Great Adventure at 17 years old.
First VS Fashion Show: 2005
Career Highlight: Auditioning and being cast for the VS IPEX bra commercial, which turned into a Victoria’s Secret model contract.
Runway Essentials: A sexy little thong, Secret Garden Body Lotion in Love Spell and a lot of confidence.
VS Faves: “I was honored to be chosen to wear this year’s Fantasy Bra. It has almost 9,000 diamonds and gemstones…that’s a lot of sparkle! It’s just truly spectacular, and I feel like 4.5 million bucks in it!”
Model Behavior: Selita is an active volunteer and supporter of Free Arts NYC, a nonprofit organization that integrates the healing and therapeutic power of the arts into the lives of children and families who face poverty, homelessness and other risk factors.
Sexy Little Tidbits: Selita was a debate team member in middle school. She’s a passionate writer and plans to write a book someday. She’s recorded music and acted, and names Tyra Banks as a mentor. And her favorite part of being a Victoria’s Secret model? Making appearances as a brand spokeswoman to talk about the new products.