For those of you who may not know, Damaris was born in Brooklyn, NY, but her parents are from St. Kitts – Molyneux and Basseterre to be exact.
The 24-year-old model, host and dancer studied with a conservatory-style arts concentration in dance at Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts, and modeled since the age of 15. Later she signed with Elite Model Management and went on to appear for three consecutive years in the famous Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Editions in 2009, 2010 and 2011.
According to information released by the St. Kitts Tourism Authority, Lewis performed with Prince, who selected her as his Muse & Dancer during his ‘Welcome 2 Australia’ Tour. Lewis continued touring with Prince for his ‘Welcome 2 Chicago’ Tour, appearing with the band on Jimmy Kimmel live, SXSW 2013 in Austin TX and the 2014 Essence Festival in New Orleans.
With a strong love of basketball, Lewis starred in the high impact promo and lead-in video that kicked off the 2013 NBA All-Star Game played in Houston, Texas on TNT. Today she serves as NBA Style Correspondent for Turner Broadcasting.
She devotes her down time to volunteering with nonprofit organizations Project Sunshine and Garden of Dreams. With 4 years of successful dance camps with Project Sunshine and now, The Garden of Dreams Prom Chairwomen and mentor for their annual Talent show.