Make-up by MW Face

Occupation: General clerk, student, and ZUMBA instructor.

Favorite thing about Houston: The variety of restaurants, different cultures, and summer time

Favorite Dynamo player: Geoff Cameron

Favorite place to visit: Colombia! I love to visit my mom and little sisters! <3

Favorite food: Italian and Colombian

Favorite childhood cartoon: Animaniacs

Childhood nickname: Nana, Lulu, and flaka

People that know me say I'm ... Very compassionate, positive and trustworthy.

What made you audition for the team? Watching the DG performing to “Pegate – Ricky Martin” during their first year! It was love at first sight <3

What is your playlist like on your iPod or mp3? Mostly everything from Shakira and Juanes!!! And techno too!

Hobbies and Interests: Boot camp, Crossfit and Zumba J I also love to make videos using my MAC :D

Favorite community appearance: “Shoes for Kids” has been my favorite appearance because I got to see thousands of kids with big smiles and full of excitement receiving new shoes for Christmas!

Don’t tell anyone, but... I don’t like to cook and I'm in love with crossfit!

What is your favorite part of the game? Pre-game and half-time when we get to dance!

Accomplishment you are proud of: Becoming a role model for my little sisters!

What is an accomplishment you still hope to fulfill? Opening a ZUMBA and Crossfit facility with my DG partner Blanca ;)

When you’re not dancing, what are you doing? I’m either working at a pre-k school, having fun teaching ZUMBA, or spending time with my hubby and puppy

Photography by Bryan Anderson
Dancer photo make-up - Mayra Ponce