Kiera Massingill - New Jersey Nomination & Photography by Lisa Shifflett Photography Issue 70 of Inspiring Teens Magazine
Nomination: Kiera is an inspiring teen because she is a hardworking, diligent straight A honor student who has always motivated herself to be the best she can be! While maintaining her 4.0 gpa, she also dances 8 hours per week, volunteers with the environmental club at school, does yoga and pilates and enjoys spending time with friends, family and her pets at the beach, the park or in Maine. I have known Kiera since she was 4 years old, and I’m honored to have had the privilege to watch her grow into the amazing person that she has become!
What inspiring things about you does your nomination not cover? I have always loved to read. I enjoy the freedom to interpret a story in my own way and creating images in my head.
What else would you like to talk about? I also like to spend time outside especially in the Spring. It makes me feel peaceful and calm.
What do you feel passionate about or could talk about forever? I feel passionate about dance. I have been dancing since I was three. My favorite genre is ballet, but I also enjoy modern, contemporary, and jazz.
How did you find your photographer, Lisa Shifflett Photography? What was your experience like? What did you love most about it? My photographer, Lisa Shifflett covered a fashion show at my preschool, and she has been my photographer ever since. She is so fun to be around and to work with.
Look for Kiera in issue 70 of Inspiring Teens Magazine!