From lights, camera, action, to straight to your kitchen.
A dedicated professional with years of experience as a brand builder, content creator, marketer, and sales representative. Other expertise includes on-camera personality/on-camera cooking host, celebrity fashion stylist/image consultant, red carpet celebrity interview producer, video editor, web designer, photographer, event hostess, model, and experiential marketing professional.
Merika first burst onto the scene as an illustrative art model hired for her ability to portray an assortment of ethnicities. Being born of an eclectic mix of Mexican, German, and Cherokee descent, she found herself modeling covers for Sony Online Entertainment games.
She has been a Style Columnist for CBS News online, a former Style Expert for Kim Kardashian’s ShoeDazzle.com, and Founder, Chief Stylist, and Photographer of M. Rock Style.
Merika has styled an array of character actors, reality TV faces, wrestling superstars, sports figures, and models from around the world. She has had the opportunity to provide style services for such names as Keeping Up With the Kardashians’ Kim Kardashian and Kris Jenner, to sports legend and two-time Super Bowl champion Payton Manning to name a few.
She has produced celebrity interview coverage for E! News Host Maria Menounos' Broadband Media Network - AfterBuzz TV. She's both filmed and produced red carpet interview segments for the network with TV Host JC Rubio. Merika has covered such shows as ABC’s Dancing With The Stars and The Bachelor franchises.
In 2016 Merika put down her camera and style kit and put on her apron to launched her newest passion, which is the art of Paleo Cooking showcasing healthy lifestyle living. She has starred in a series of online cooking videos teaching you how to turn regular eats into Paleo treats.