Local Talent: Katie Schmidt

by YES! Weekly staff

This week’s PageThree model, Katie Schmidt, has a lot of balls in the air. She’s arising junior at UNCG, studying anthropology. And she waits tables atthe Out West Steakhouse in Kernersville, where she grew up. They havetheir similarities. Of anthropology, she says, “Its just learning aboutdifferent human cultures. It teaches you a lot about humans ingeneral.”

And the steakhouse in K-Vegas? “It teaches me about aspecific demographic of people – the people who come into a steakhousein a small town. Lots of well-done steaks.” And wouldn’t you know it?She’s got a modeling contract that will bring her to Mexico next month.”My latest thing is working for a promotional company called Traviesa.They represent Grey Goose and Bacardi, and we’ll go to a bunch ofdifferent cities and go to clubs. We model for them and we get paid toparty. It’s a pretty good deal.”