Irene was born in California but spent her young years in Mexico. She speaks fluent Spanish, English and is open to learn new languages. She spent a lot of time volunteering at The Boys and Girls club. That is where she decided to continue schooling and take early childhood development classes. Soon after she found her home at The Growing Garden working in the infant center for 4 years. She has spent 2 years in the 3 year old class where she is currently. She loves what she does!