Yahaira Gonzalez grew up in Puerto Rico and studied cosmetology, where she specialized in makeup for special effects. After working as a makeup artist in film projects, she realized her passion for cinema. She attended the College of Television and Film Arts in Puerto Rico and completed an Associates Degree in Cinematography in 2013. She stood out in film production, art direction, and event coordination. Yahaira won several awards for best production and stage design. In 2016 she moved to Cleveland and started working at NEOHCED. She is passionate about the work in La Villa Hispana and is currently completing her degree in International Business Management at Keiser University online.