Meet Kelsey Merritt
Kelsey Merritt is the first Filipina model to walk Victoria’s Secret runways. She came to the limelight after appearing in an advertisement for Maylline cosmetic company. Currently, Kelsey Merritt is dating her boyfriend Conon Dwyer (two-time Olympic swimmer). Conon was born in Chicago and lived in LA. Both the lovebirds are very happy with each other.
Who is Kesley’s Parent?
About her family, Kelsey Merritt was born to Father Philip Merritt who is of American ancestry and his mother is of Asian descent. Kelsey’s father works in real estate, whereas her mother is a housewife. Furthermore, Kelsey has three siblings, a brother Kyle Merritt, and two sisters, Keagan Merritt and Kristen Alexandra Merritt.
Firstly, Kelsey works at a local coffee shop. There she got the opportunity to begin her modeling career as she managed to contact the fashion industry. After finishing her studies, she moved to New York for her modeling career. There she signed with Wilhelmina. Kelsey walked a runway for Victoria’s Secret fashion show in New Work in 2018. And she was announced to be the first Filipino-American model to walk the runway. Also, it was her first-ever runway show.
Kelsey Merritt was featured in the pages of the 2019 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue. As of now, she worked with various agencies such as Nomah Management- Miami, Nomad Management – Los Angeles, Supreme Management- New York, and Women Management- Milan.