Leonora was raised in a Spanish-speaking home in New York City.
She went to Mother Cabrini High School, located in Washington
Heights, New York. In May 2012, she graduated from Mount Saint Mary
College with bachelor’s degrees in Psychology and Accounting.
While at Mount Saint Mary College, she was actively involved on
campus, working as an admissions ambassador, orientation leader,
and a business/accounting tutor. She was also Treasurer of Psi Chi
National Honors Society and Vice President of Latin Student Union.
After graduation, she was offered a full-time job working as a
staff Accountant for a private company known as Tedd Cycles,
Unable to leave the Mount behind her, Leonora joined the
admissions staff as a Bilingual Admissions Counselor in November