Bio: 28, a school counselor from Germantown, Md. She is single. Height and weight: 5-foot-7 and 272 pounds. Sophia comes from a large family but knows only a few members. Her biological father abandoned her when she was a little girl, and took those other family ties with him. She says she suffers "daddy" issues and turns to food to deal with her pain. Compounding that pain: Her brother died last year in a car accident. She works full time as a high school counselor and is supposed to be a model for kids around her but feels she is falling short. Oddly enough, she teaches a spin class.
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