Yohana Olisa (born 20 March, 1991) is an American model. As a child she always had the passion for modeling but it was in the year 2009 she started working into it. Although in her early years, she was highly involved in fashion shows, dancing shows and brand commercials, it was then her confidence and love for what she does started building up.
Following up in 2010, she went for the America’s Next Top Model castings, even though the results wasn’t what she expected, she kept her drive and was later signed into Models Inc Agency. In 2011 she played as an extra in the movie Rock of Ages, starring Tom Cruise, Mary J Blidge, Alec Baldwin and Russel Brand. Olisa recently got signed into HUE Model Management and we’ll definitely be seeing more of her soon as she’s also intending to work with the African market.
Olisa was born in Havana, Cuba, daughter of a Nigerian Ambassador and a Cuban business woman. She’s African descent, as well as of Cuban Chinese ancestry through her maternal grandmother who carried the family name Chang. During her early years, Olisa lived in Cuba, Bahamas, Belgium, Nigeria, Spain, Philippines and Israel until she decided to move toMiamiFlorida in pursuit of her dream and to further her education.
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