Along with being Josh’s girlfriend and a wildly profitable mannequin, Audra additionally has a historical past value exploring. She is initially from North Dakota and is of Filipino descent. Her father moved to the U.S. from the Philippines as a way to create a greater life for his household, and Audra stated that his story was proof that something is feasible within the U.S.
Along with her immigrant roots, Audra was additionally bullied in class. In an interview with Seventeen in 2011, she defined that she was made enjoyable of as a result of she was so tall and skinny. The opposite women in her class would apparently name her “sasquatch.” Ultimately, she instructed her mother and father what was happening.
“Lastly, I instructed my mother, I instructed her every part that was taking place. She talked to the administration, they usually introduced the ladies in and talked to them about it,” she instructed the journal. “You simply should convey it to the eye of individuals ready of authority.” Even in 2011, Audra was already competing in pageant competitions and dealing as a mannequin. She’s additionally performed modeling work for main companies like H&M.