Cristela Daniel

Latina Initiative Manager
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Where did you grow up? 
I’m a native of Mexico but spent my childhood in Weslaco, Texas.

Who is in your family? 
My husband, my 23-year-old daughter, and my 21-year-old son.

What has your favorite age been (so far) and why? 
There is no specific favorite age because I’ve pretty much enjoyed all of them.

What is your favorite book? 
One Hundred Years of Solitude, by Gabriel García Márquez

What has been your favorite vacation – where and why? 
Guanajuato, Guanajuato, in Mexico because of its historic wealth and beautiful architecture.

If you could live anywhere for two years, where would it be? 
I’ve always wanted to live in Paris for a short time.

What are two on your “top 10” song list? 
“Awesome God” and “Unicornio”

What would you like to do on your “bucket” list? 
I don’t have a “bucket” list because I believe that every day brings great things.

What is your favorite sport? 
I love soccer and football and am an enthusiastic Timbers and Seahawks fan.

What do you like to do when you aren’t at work? 
I like to read, garden, and volunteer at church.