Yury was born in a small town in El Salvador, Central America where she grew up in a colorful Spanish culture. She has been here in the USA since age 15, when she moved to California and learned English. As time went by, Yury got married, and moved to Colorado where she has 2 kids and a chubby chihuahua. She has a passion for childcare and before ARE, Yury ran a daycare for 8 years. Yury also enjoys sewing, scrapbooking, and watching novelas (Spanish soap operas) in her free time. A little known fact about Yury is that she likes to collect Disney dolls and movies, of which her favorite is Cinderella.
Favorite color: maroon
Favorite food: shrimp
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