Who is V. Stiviano, and what's her connection to the Donald Sterling story?

sports.yahoo.com Published: April 29, 2014

Her real name is Vivian. Perhaps, says Yahoo Sports.

Stiviano changed her name from Vanessa Maria Perez in 2010, claiming in court filings that she had not "yet been fully accepted because of my race."



She claims to be of both Hispanic and African-American descent."One day I will look back at Instagram & say,'I've been there & I've done that.' I do it all," she says on her Instagram page, billing herself as "Artist,Lover,Writer,Chef,Poet, Stylist, Philanthropist."

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