Beauty of the Week: Nikki Glanton
Hometown: Atlanta, Ga.
Current residence: Fort Bragg, N.C.
Occupation: U.S. Army Staff Sergeant
Career goal: To retire from the military honorably as Master Sergeant
Hobbies: Fitness, wine tasting, listening to live jazz
Zodiac Sign: Scorpio
Why she wants to be a JET beauty: “I gave birth to my first child at 18 and thought my life was over, but it wasn’t. This gives me the chance to inspire young girls in similar situations to keep pushing and striving, despite the hurdles they have to overcome.”