Bio: Stam was born in Kincardine, Ontario, and grew up on a farm alongside her six brothers. As a child, her family was very religious, practicing the Christian faith. She originally wanted to be a dentist. Stam was discovered in a local Tim Hortons coffee खरीडिए द्वारा Michele Miller, an agent at the International Model Management agency in Barrie, Ontario, who found Stam on the way back from Canada's Wonderland, a theme park just outside Toronto. Stam attended St. Joseph's High School in Barrie, Ontario, where she lived with roommate and fellow model Michelle V.