Yendi Valdes is from South Florida, where she shares a passion for the people that surround her, the places that inspire her, and the cultures that define life in any given part of the world.
A former ballerina, Yendi began her blogging career in 2009 for the National Hockey League when she was a dancer for the Florida Panthers. She is currently a Poli Science major at Florida International University.
Yendi is the founder of a digital media firm called Doxie Digital which has been in existence for almost a decade and has worked to elevate not-for-profit organizations, small businesses, and international trade in the Greater Miami area. She currently works for the Knight Foundation as a digital strategy and communications officer.
She enjoys spending time with her family, doing yoga, cooking, and hanging out with her Daschund - Andy Warhol Valdes.