- Kahara Hodges is a celebrated vocalist whose music is aimed toward her native American heritage
- The vocalist is said to be married to the popular American actor, Martin Sensmeier after being in a relationship for many years
- Even as she is building her career, Kahara is a mother to one son with her Alaskan-born partner
Kahara Hodges had a breakthrough when she sang the Navajo anthem during a volleyball game. Her voice sold her out in the 2013 performance which served as a career opening for her. She went on to join a group for the preservation of her native American culture and language while also launching a successful modeling career.
Despite having a successful career as a vocalist, model, and actress, her popularity increased due to her long-time relationship with The Magnificent Seven Actor, Martin Sensmeier. Apparently, the two have known each other for a long time and many now refer to them as husband and wife.
Kahara Hodges Is Supposedly Now ‘Married’ To Martin Sensmeier
Despite the long time that the celebrity couple has known each other, they have not released any details about their marriage. Moreso, no wedding has materialized to show their day despite being active people on social media.
As per reports, Kahara first met her husband in 2016 on the set of The Magnificent Seven before it later premiered.
Kahara and her 38 years old partner, Sensmeier have an age gap of 10 years between them but it has never been an issue in their relationship.
Though there are many speculations about their getting married, this has not been proven by any evidence.
Every Interesting Fact About Kahara Hodges That You Should Know
1. She is of Native American descent
The celebrity wife’s love for native American culture is quite fascinating. She has always been open about the culture that makes part of her history. Kahara Hodges’s ethnicity is a mixture of Diné, English, Mexican, and African American heritage.
Though she is said to have been born and raised in Phoenix, her family hails from Ganado, Arizona. However, she has not revealed other details about her family.
She is said to be of the Ta’neezahnii stock. Her native American ancestry and love for her culture is one important aspect that she shares with Sensmeier who also shares a similar heritage.
In fact, both partners are very active in programs to promote their cultural heritage. Her partner who is an Alaskan native has mirrored his cultural love in movie roles. He is said to be a member of a native wellness institute.
2. Her education and age
The 27 year-old Arizona native reached college-level education in her academic pursuit. She attended Corona Del Sol High school, Tempe in Arizona before proceeding to Arizona State University.
Manifestly, Kahara’s time at the University yielded her a bachelor’s degree in American Indian/Native Indian studies in 2018. She graduated with full-ride scholarships. Notable among her educational scholarships are:
3. She Is a gifted vocalist
Kahara is not just an actress but also a gifted vocalist. Her music journey started from a young age and she sang in the choir while also attending music classes in her spare time to hone her skills.
Her breakthrough came in the year 2013 after she sang the Navajo anthem to a crowd of supporters at an ASU volleyball match. The performance brought her instant acclaim and paved the way for her work as a singer.
Importantly, she took part in the 2013 Arizona Ambassadors music tour. The experience took her to other countries like Austria, France, Switzerland, Germany, and many others. She offers vocal coaching classes and volunteers at the Phoenix Indian Center.
4. She is a founding member of the Dine Urban Voices
If her experience in the Arizona Ambassadors Music tour left any lasting effect it is the fact that it pushed her and many others to found the Urban Voices in 2007.
The singing program which is a Phoenix Indian Centers’ brainchild aims at the preservation of Navajo culture and language. The center whose primary aim is the preservation of native Indian history is said to be the oldest nonprofit of its kind. She also dedicates time to the community with wellness work through communal healing with the Native Wellness Institute & the Indigenous 20 Something Project.
5. The Navajo-grown launched a successful modeling career
It is quite interesting that Kahara has many talents wrapped around her. Apart from launching a singing career, she has used her impressive body to launch a modeling career.
In 2016, She began modeling on runway shows and doing photoshoots for Native American Photographers and Designers. It was as a result of her affiliation with Native American Photographers that Mother Agent Kira of KLA Management discovered her in 2017.
Most of her development in a Modeling Career started in earnest under the agency. Her sun shone brighter when she signed with Next Models, which is regarded as the top modeling agency in the world in 2018. Since her graduation at about the same time, Kahara moved to L.A. in pursuit of her modeling career with the agency.
So far, she worked for many brands which often showcases the work she does. One of her important campaigns was for the Kim Kardashian brand, KK Beauty products in 2019. Other brands she worked for are;
- B. yellowtail Summer 18 Collection
- Terani Couture
6. She Is A Mother
The native American vocalist and model is a proud mother of one. She and her partner welcomed their son on April 27, 2020, and ever since the parents have always shared their pictures with that of their son.
As of this writing, she is expecting another child with Martin. The joy the couple exudes in anticipation of the new family member is seen in the social media uploads.
7. Kahara Hodges has a movie credit to her name
The model appeared in the film Frybread Face and Me. Though it is her only known work, for now, it seems, Kahara wears many caps. in her career following the success of her modeling career and vocals.
Her partner, Martin was cast in the movie alongside other actors like Kim Tallman and Charly Hogan. While this may be her only credit, Martin has appeared in many movies in the course of his career. His most popular movies include;