By Jasmine Chorley Foster
I first met Nicole Jedrzejko when we were both teenaged models in Toronto. Daughter to a Somali mother and Polish father, no one else looked like Nicole. Not only was she cute as button, she was kind as could be and whip-smart. Not just post-a-found-quote on Instagram "smart", real-life smart.
She booked big shows, big editorials, and big commercial jobs. She signed with IMG Worldwide and traveled to Europe, the US, and Australia. She straight-up killed it. Then she stopped, went to university, and now she's a year into her Medical Doctorate. As I said, real-life smart.
I caught-up with Nicole fresh from her summer working in obstetrics and gynecology in Uganda to talk about her time modelling, her transition out of that world, and her career goals in Medicine.Read More