Niki Taylor began modelling in 1988, in Miami aged 13. Her career advanced rapidly, at 14 she did her first shoot with Seventeen, at 15 the cover of Vogue and by the time she turned 16, she had signed a multimillion-dollar cosmetics contract with L’Oreal. Niki’s popularity soared and she became one of the most well known models of the 1990s. She secured advertising campaigns for Cover Girl, Gap, Lee Jeans and Pantene. In 1996, Niki appeared on the cover of 6 major American magazines in the same month; Allure, Vogue, Elle, Marie Claire, Self and Shape. Niki was the celebrated cover-model for Sports Illustrated in 1998. She launched her first fragrance in 2005, and has co-hosted Bravo’s Make Me A Supermodel. Niki has raised funds for the American Red Cross by appearing on The Celebrity Apprentice. Niki now lives in Tennessee with her four children and husband Burney Lamar.