I was born in Colombia, South America, the older of two children
of missionary parents. We lived in a rural area in central
I was home-schooled through high school and I graduated from
Mountain View College in Dallas, TX, with an A.A. degree. In
August 2004, I graduated from Stephen
F. Austin State University, in Nacogdoches, Texas, with a degree
in Interior Design. One of my final requirements was an internship, which I did at the Cedar Hill Design Center.