Teyona Anderson became popular after becoming the winner of cycle 12 of ANTM in 2009. Also, she is an American fashion model.

Picture of American model Teyona Anderson
Caption: Picture of American model Teyona Anderson (Photo: POPSUGAR)

What's Teyona Anderson's Ethnicity?

On 27th April 1988, Teyona Anderson was born in Woodstown, NJ. Her birth name is Teyona Asia Anderson and her birth sign is Taurus. Anderson has black ethnicity, having American nationality. At the age of 14, she moved to Elkton, Maryland with her family.

Picture of Teyona Anderson with her mother
Caption: Picture of Teyona Anderson with her mother (Photo: Instagram)

She enrolled at Elkton High School located in Elkton, Maryland. While studying in high school, she was on the track and field teams and basketball teams. Also, Teyona was a volunteer at an elementary school.

Is Teyona Anderson Married? Her Child

Well, Teyona Anderson is yet to be married. However, she is in a relationship with her boyfriend Skurt Russell. Also, details of beloved partners are yet to be out in the media. They have been in romantic affairs for more than two years. The couple yet to mentioned details regarding when and how their love story started. 

Teyona Anderson with her partner Skurt their son Nash
Caption: Teyona Anderson with her partner Skurt their son Nash (Photo: Bioagewho)

Teyona is a mother of a child blessed with her partner Russell. Her son's name is Anderson Nash. The duo welcomed their son Nash in February 2017. Teyona and Skurt share a strong bond and have been supporting each other in difficult times. They also share pictures of their kid on social platforms.

What's Teyona Anderson's Net Worth?

After winning cycle 12 of ANTM in 2009, she received the prize money of $100,000. As per reports, Teyona Anderson has earned an estimated net worth of $2 Million. Previously, her net worth was $1.5 Million. Her prime source of earning is working as a model. 

Teyona Anderson clicking selfie while sitting in a car
Caption: Teyona Anderson clicking selfie while sitting in a car (Photo: Instagram)

Also, she has a contract with CoverGirl cosmetics. The average salary of the model ranges from $25 to $300 per hour and from $52,000 to $624,000 per year as per Glassdoor. Therefore, Anderson might be earning money in the same range out of her modeling job. 

What is the Height of Teyona Anderson?

Teyona Anderson has a slim-fit body with a dynamic personality. 
  • Anderson has a height of 5 feet 10 inches or 177 cm or 1.77 m tall. 
  • While Teyona's body weighs around 119 Ibs or 54 kg
  • Teyona has a body measurement of 34-23-34 inches respectively. 
  • Anderson has black hair with dark brown eyes color. 


Before gaining popularity, Teyona has worked for various modeling companies and agencies. Anderson rose to popularity after becoming the winner of the modeling competition show America's Next Top Model Cycle 12.

Picture collection of Teyona Anderson
Caption: Picture collection of Teyona Anderson (Photo: Instagram)

Then she was signed by the Elite Model Management and featured cover in Seventeen as the winner of the show. Also, Teyona received a nomination for the Choice Female Reality Star at the Teen Choice Awards in the year 2009. 

Teyona's ANTM

Anderson was the 9th girl called to join the final thirteen at the semi-finals. In the competition, she was called versatile and naturally photogenic by the judges. Also, Anderson received praise for her consistent photos and chameleon portfolio. 

Teyona Anderson posing for a picture
Caption: Teyona Anderson posing for a picture (Photo: Instagram)

She was struggled with her final commercial and then landed in the bottom two but survived against Aminat. She was deemed to be neck and neck with Allison at the final judging. She was believed to have a greater passion for modeling, making her the judges' pick for the winner.

Post-Show Career

Teyona had a cover and spread in Seventeen Magazine, in July 2009, as part of her ANTM prize package. Also, she has featured in a number of magazines such as InTouch Weekly, Destiny, Glamour South Africa, Edgars Club, Soul, Vogue Knitting, Chew, FHM South Africa, M.O.D, Matte, Bambi, TextilWirtschaft, HUF, So Chic, Raine, Nylon O, The Oprah Magazine and others.

Picture of Teyona Anderson
Caption: Picture of Teyona Anderson (Photo: Pinterest)

Anderson had a campaign with Addidas as well. In Arise Cape Town Fashion Week, she has walked in nearly thirty shows and then taken part in South Africa Fashion Week as well.