Akimie Worrell is a high fashion model, artist, art therapist, model advisor/trainer, fashionista, social activist, daughter and sister . She has walked the runways at New York Fashion Week, appeared in shows including Project Runway, and obtained a masters in science from one of New York’s highly arcaded schools for art therapy .
Her goal has always been to become someone able to help her community, and those in need. Although Akimie was born with sickle cell she has never let her illness or other obstacles get in the way of her dreams.
This young Barbadian continues to dream big, grace New York City catwalks, and aid those less fortunate. Akimie hopes to become successful enough to open her own practice for art therapy treatment, and teach art and fashion. As a model she strives to change charters, the runway is where she comes alive and feels confidently strong and beautiful.