Dorothy Duckworth-Floyd graduated from Barbizon Modeling School in Indianapolis, IN in 1982 at the age of 12 . Dorothy attended Bauder Fashion College in Atlanta, GA and graduated 1988 with a Degree in Fashion Merchandising. Shortly after graduating from College she began a career in Retail Management. She also began a career as a Fashion Modeling Instructor for the Barbizon School of Modeling in Atlanta for 10 years. During that time she taught over 1200 aspiring models in runway, photo posing, poise, posture, professional make-up application, skin care, voice projection and more.
Dorothy also worked as a Visual Merchandiser, PR/Promotions Mgr., a Fashion Show Choreographer & a Independent Make-up Artist for L’Oreal & Revlon Cosmetics.
In 2000 Dorothy began her modeling Agency, Aziza Models & Talent Agency which is now located in Sugar Hill, GA.
Aziza Models and Talent Agency is a model training & development agency that manages the careers of models and talent. The models & talent are strategically chosen to effectively link clients products with the marketplace by appealing to the unique cultures and lifestyles of the consumer groups that they are targeting.