Ms. Navarrette was born and raised in the Central Valley and has had a passion for theater at a young age. Throughout her schooling. Ms.Navarrette stayed involved in Drama, but it wasn’t until high school that she knew she wanted to follow her interest in college in hopes of making it a career in education. While attending CSU Fresno Ms. Navarrette studied theater and English, and in her spare time directed plays for local high schools and served as a stage manager for the California Opera Association. Today you can find her reading the latest news on Broadway.com, walking her dogs, or working on a project at home. She loves to bake and take care of her houseplants. Her favorite places to shop are HomeGoods, Lowes, and Evergreen Nursery and Nature Center.