Kaela Humphries signed a contract with Ford Models in March 2012 and is easily earning her rank as one of the top plus-sized model. Known for her beauty and her poise, Kaela explains why she quit her job as a medical sales representative to pursue modeling full-time. She told People "'I didn't know about plus-size modeling, or that you could make a career out of!" A photographer saw her photos and told her she had pretty eyes and she decided to give modeling a go. She booked job with Nordstrom's and Kohl's. She admits that she recently lost 40lbs to fit into the U.S. modeling industry plus-sized standards. She also says that it is competitive and she has to stay in the best shape possible.