McKenna, a native to St. Louis, Mo. is the founder and owner of
McKenna Models and Talent LLC.
One of eight children, Jackie began her road to success as a model
at the age of twelve. Jackie was first runner-up for Miss Missouri,
USA in 1966.
After marriage, three children and a move to Los Angeles, California,
she continued her path by developing herself further.
She was signed by the Cunningham Agency and was chosen for the cover
of Beverly Hills Magazine two weeks later! Shooting a commercial
with Sharon Stone and Antonio Banderas was quite a highlight said
Jackie. Jackie also did guest appearances with Merv Griffin, Mike
Douglas and Bill Cosby and co-hosted charity events with Frank and
Barbara Sinatra and Lucille Ball!
favorite motto is "The Power is Within You!"
Using her own philosophy of life, she went on to win the title of
Mrs. Nevada 1990 and Mrs. California in 1992, and placed in the top
10 at the Mrs. America pageant , held that year for the first time
Understanding the need for personal guidance, Jackie has created her
own company. She has worked
with men, women and children, to help them develop to be the best
they could be. She has guided many young models, actors, and pageant
hopefuls on their road to success. Several major agencies in
Los Angeles and
New York have signed her talent, and they
are enjoying very successful careers.
Jackie's history and personal experience has given her first hand
knowledge of what it takes to succeed in this business. Her nurturing
quality makes it fun, and her connection with the industry giants
has proven to be priceless!