of birth: Detroit, Michigan (but I was raised in Mexico)
brother Manuel, sister Carmen
was born two months early, weighing less than four pounds on October
20th in the Year of the Rooster. My Family moved to Guadalajara, Mexico
in 1971. A year later we settled in Saltillo, Coahuila where my brother
and sister were born. My family moved back to Tucson Arizona, USA
English is not my first language. I learned English when I was about
14 years old.
I attended an all girls Catholic school in Mexico
I traveled with Up With People for a year when I was 18
I performed at President George W. Bushs (Sr., Not Jr.) inauguration
I competed once in 1996 at the Fitness America Pageant in New York
City and placed 3RD.
I like to play with big snakes and tarantulas, but small bugs and
spiders give me the creeps!!...ha!ha!ha!
I swam with the sea turtles in Barbados... What an awesome experience!!
In 2003 placed 17th at the nationals