Eseni Ellington is a first generation American "Latina" born to migrant parents from Guatemala and Brazil. Raised in the Boogie Down Bronx, by 14 she began working to help support her parents and saved what she could for her future aspirations. Fiercely driven to be an independent woman, from a young age, Eseni had a love for entertainment and at 18 she began competing in pageants. Although she did not win the crown of Miss New York USA in 2012 and 2014, she learned a vast amount and knew it was just the beginning for her career. Her motto in life has always been "To Live In Love,” which has helped her during setbacks to be persistent and endure. Eseni is no stranger to television as she began her reality television career as in Lifetime's The Sisterhood: Becoming Nuns, which was a show based on young women pursuing the transition into nunhood. Eseni, has created a name for herself through her multitude of ventures including becoming a brand ambassador for many commercially recognized product brands, and can currently be seen in billboards across the US as a hair model. Never one to settle, Eseni is always looking forward to her next move and most recently was cast in an upcoming scripted television series.