Rashida was born May 26, 1987, in Brooklyn, NY where she attended the local public schools. She attended Morrisville State College located in upstate NY in hopes of becoming a nurse. At the age of twenty-one she realized that wasnt the life she wanted. She obtained a Individual studies degree and returned back to New York City. There she decided that she wanted to work in fashion but she wasnt sure what aspect. Until she took an internship with a boutique public relations firm that specialized in Fashion & Lifestyle. Being an intern opened up her eyes to many aspects of fashion. She began working fashion events such as NY Fashion Week, and Save Fashion. Besides her love for fashion she also has a strong interest in acting. She has taken acting classes and performed in school plays. Recently she has done background work in local productions. Rashida now studies Fashion Marketing at Berkeley College and continues to study acting privately with Mel Williams,while staying on top of the latest fashion trends.