Alex LaRosa is an international model and influencer living in New York City. She first started modeling in her hometown of Los Angeles, CA in 2009. She has gained an increased amount of attention in the past few years and has proven herself as an influential part of the plus size modeling industry. While she is most known as one of the faces of Ashley Stewart, Alex has shot campaigns for multiple fashion and lifestyle brands such as JCPenney, Monif C., Rue 107, SWAK Designs, Living Doll LA, and ModCloth. Alex was featured on the cover and in an eight page editorial for the February 2016 issue of Plus Model Magazine.
Alex hit the runway at Los Angeles Fashion Week for her first runway show in Spring 2013. Since then, she has continued to walk the runway for the Orange County Fashion Showcase and a number of the Los Angeles Fashion Week shows. Once having booked the show from a nation-wide model casting, Alex LaRosa became a crowd favorite at the highly-praised Full Figured Fashion Week in summer 2013. Most recently, Alex graced the runway for JCPenney during New York Fashion Week Fall 2016. Alex could be seen modeling notable designers and brands such as Calvin Klein, Michael Kors, Vince Camuto, and more!
Alex uses her platform as a plus size model to start and continue conversations about the importance of size and race diversity in the modeling industry and beyond. She is committed to being a spokesperson for the body positive movement and has been interviewed by Huffington Post Live, Plus Model Magazine, Daily Venus Diva and more. Alex will be featured in the upcoming documentary, Fattitude, where will she will contribute her insight and opinions of the fashion industry and the world of plus size modeling.
Aside from modeling, Alex is a scholar and community organizer. She is a recent graduate of Occidental College and has a Bachelor’s of Arts in Critical Theory & Social Justice. She has committed herself to a life of social awareness and focuses her work on issues of racial equality and the U.S. incarceration system.
Alex LaRosa is currently working on several upcoming projects! With her career well on its way, Alex is looking forward to continuing to model, travel, inspire others along the way.
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