Coco Rocha, is a British fashion model. She was born in Toronto, Ontario, and grew up in Richmond, British Columbia where she attended McRoberts Secondary School. In 2002, agent Charles Stuart approached Rocha at an Irish dance competition and asked her if she would consider modelling for him. At that point, she had never thought of modelling before. When she did begin to model, her knowledge of fashion was limited. She is currently represented by Wilhelmina Models.