Mame Adjei is a Ghanaian-American international model, actress, activist and DJ. She is the Co-founder of Nuit Noire, an LA based female collective with international ties which aims to highlight and showcase female artistry; featuring an immersive musical and visual arts experience that showcases the beauty, complexity, and talents of all the different experiences within the diaspora community.
Mame most notably has starred in the 22nd cycle of Tyra Banks’ hit-show America’s Next Top Model, where she was the top female contender. She is also Miss Maryland USA 2015, and competed at Miss USA where she placed amongst the Top 5 in the nation. Mame has since relocated to Los Angeles, and is now a top model with Lipps LA, with ad campaigns, billboards and commercials for brands such as Samsung, Intel, Pandora Jewelry, Free People, Reformation, Lexus, Urban Decay Cosmetics, Harper’s Bazaar, Cosmopolitan and much more. Inspired by her travels, Mame developed an immense passion for service and social justice, and hopes to use her growing platform & talents to continue to work on her philanthropic endeavors; directing her own non-profit organization and platform called, Victory Over Circumstance, aimed at empowering young women & youth, through teaching tools for personal and professional development, while inspiring them to share their stories in order to heal.
Keep up with her initiatives at https://www.instagram.com/mameadjei4/