Yanitza is a GIS Professional from Bronx, NY who joined The Arthur Project as an Administrative Assistant in July 2020 amidst the global pandemic. Since then, Yanitza has been providing administrative support in an array of logistical and organizational tasks. She is technologically savvy, goal-oriented, analytical, and meticulously organized.
Yanitza graduated from the State University of New York College at Geneseo with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Geography with minors in Environmental Studies and Anthropology. While the bulk of her professional experiences are with high-tech corporations in Silicon Valley, she enjoys and thrives in a variety of work and volunteer environments, and is happiest when partaking in humanitarian efforts, and/or helping others succeed and improve their quality of life.
Outside of her work with The Arthur Project, Yanitza is pursuing a Master of Science degree in Geographic Information Science. When she is not busy fulfilling her duties as a student or Administrative Assistant, she enjoys hiking, longboarding, camping, partaking in conservation efforts, and spending quality time with her loved ones.