15. WHITNEY CUNNINGHAM

Featured in: Cycle 8
Since gaining fame as one of season eight's two plus-sized models, Cunningham returned to a quiet life at Dartmouth College to earn her B.A. After graduation, the aspiring Tyra Banks-wannabe moved to New York, where she continues to model for plus-size designer Ashley Stewart and is currently preparing for a college tour as a motivational speaker to promote positive body image.