Kansas City Fashion Council, Inc. is thrilled to announce the addition of Noelle Manica to our staff as Director of Model Development. Noelle will bring her vast modeling experience to the council and lead in coordinating educational and training opportunities for area talent. KCFC is excited to expand its services to the growing Kansas City fashion community. "KCFC couldn't ask for a more gifted and qualified person to administer an active model development program. Noelle brings a wealth of real-world modeling experience to her new role, as well as significant leadership abilities," according to Annette Pinter, KCFC Executive Director.
Noelle has been a professional model for more than 18 years. She is currently represented by agencies in Kansas City, St Louis, Chicago and Las Vegas. She has walked in Miami Swim Week, New York Fashion Week, Omaha Fashion Week, and in five seasons of Kansas City Fashion Week. In addition to modeling, she’s worked in marketing and advertising for the NFL Houston Texans, Union Station, and for American Century Investments.
Noelle is the founder of The Model Board, which offers model coaching and development. She became a Kansas Citian in 2003. For fun, Noelle and her husband own the premier Kansas City cocktail lounge, The Monarch Bar.