Vanessa Mendoza, a fashion model, was born in the year of 1981, on July 25 in a small village of Colombia as Vanessa Alexandra Mendoza Bustos. She won the crown of Miss Colombia at her early age of 20 and landed in the field of acting and modeling. She is popular among the Colombians, with a nickname “Black Barbie” which was provided by the Colombian people.
She is one of the 16 siblings born to a poor family in Choco Department, Colombia. She was raised by her mother as her father pass away when she was very young. She holds Colombian nationality and belongs to black ethnicity. Despite the poor conditions of her family, she showed an early interest in becoming a model m and began pursuing that career. Ultimately she became successful to grab the best title which helped her to rise in the modeling career.
This Afro-Colombian model is possibly single. There is no record of her past affairs and boyfriend. She is busy raising her career success and still, she has no time for being engaged in a relationship. She has not revealed her net worth.