West moved to Miami, Florida at age ten and participated in bikini competitions while living in that particular state.
Mayes worked as a legal assistant and attended Broward College in Fort Lauderdale, Florida prior to being introduced to the adult entertainment industry.
At the age of 15 she and her parents moved to San Diego, California; she was already a popular girl in high school as a part of the cheerleading squad.
At age 18 she had a child.
She grew up in St.