Cecilia was born and raised in Providence. She first came to YIA as a youth in February 2007, during her sophomore year of high school, and became a member of YEAH team. She graduated from Cooley HSTA in 2009 and joined the YIA staff in 2010. As well as working at YIA, Cecilia is pursuing a degree in Accounting at CCRI and would like to continue working with young people in the future. Cecilia loves getting lost in her music, working out in the office with Michelle, kickboxing and spending time with friends and family.