Kahindo Mateene was one of the designers of Project Runway
Season 12. She was eliminated in the second week of the competition
She comes from Goma, Democratic Republic of the Congo but currently resides in Chicago, Illinois where she's works as a fashion designer. She is also the owner of Modahnik. She has a BFA in Fashion Design from the Illinois Institute of Art-Chicago and a BA in International Business and Economics, minor in Spanish, from Blackburn College.