Tia (ChoColat) Facts
- Ex-K-Pop Group: ChoColat
- Position Dancer, Vocalist and Rapper.
- Education: American High School in Osan, Seoul.
- Hobbies Singing, Dancing and Taking pictures.
- Languages: Korean, English, Japanese (basic) and Spanish (very basic).
- Skills Modeling, Prague (dance style).
- She was an English instructor for a children’s show on KBS.
- She was a model in Japan before becoming a member of Chocolat.
- Her father was a soldier in the U.S. Armed Forces in Korea.
- She has lived most of her life in Japan and South Korea.
- Her father is Puerto Rican with German roots.
- Long before her ChoColat debut, she was an English instructor in Arirang TV’s “KBS’s Ding Dong Dang Pre-School” and “TV Pre-School Pani Pani”.
Born in San Feranado Valley, California (USA), she moved to Japan when she was 6 months old, but returned to Korea when she was 6 years old, where she was an English instructor for a children’s program on Arirang TV. When she was 9 years old, she returned to Japan, where she was a model. She returned to Korea when she was 12 years old. That same year she met Melanie at school and became friends. She along with Lori (he knew her as she is her neighbor) started ” ChoColat ” with Paramount Music but in the end Lori retired.
As a model
- Face of the make-up brand “Lioele” (2011)
- Wanna Girls Magazine (2013)
- For “Buckaroo Jeans” with Kim Woo Bin (2013)
- For the bridal studio “L’Amant Studio” (2013)
Tia (ChoColat) Radio Programs
- Arirang radio: “Music Access – Fun Fun Fun Mon” as MC besides Aron from NU’EST and Lori de ChoColat (14/10/2013 – 24/02/2014)
Tia (ChoColat) TV Programs
- MBC “Saebaki” (10/29/2011)
- “US M!Countdown” as MC with Eli and Kevin Woo (28/11/11)
- “US M!Countdown” as MC with Daniel Chae and Han Byul from Apple LED (20/2/2012)
- “US M!Countdown” as MC with Daniel Chae and Han Byul from Apple LED (27/2/2012)
- “Idol Show Quiz Premiere” along with Melanie and FTISLAND (16/3/2012)
- “Sport Station M” as MC (4/27/2012).
- “Show Champion: True Black Show” as MC besides N from VIXX and [[TaeWoon the ₩one (17/4/2013)
- “Show Champion: True Black Show” as MC besides N from VIXX (1/5/2013)
- Arirang TV “After School Club” as MC with Han Byul from Apple LED (5/6/2013)
- KBS: “Hello” besides Jang Dongmin, Yoo Sangmoo and Heyne (29/7/2013)
- Arirang TV “Pops In Seoul” as MC along with Peniel Shin (18/7/2013)
- Mnet “Verbal Network” as MC (awaiting release date)
- KBS “The Three Colors of Korea” as MC (28/09/2013 – 16/11/2013)
- MBC “SectionTV” as MC (4/05/2014 – 30/08/2014)