Enjoys Salsa & Swing dancing, hiking, roller blading and horseback riding.
Was Miss Greater Kansas City 1985 (Miss America Scholarship Program).
Attended Avila College in Kansas City where she earned a BFA Performing Arts Degree.
Daughter of Raymond & Rose Mary Velasquez.
Has one brother, Raymond Velasquez, who is a DJ in New York City.
Won Gospel Music Assn., Telly & multiple Angel Awards over 5-year spree as host of "Control Track" for Best Music Video Show (1998-2002).
Singing partners with then-newcomer Wayne Brady in the '90s at the landmark "Mardi Gras Dinner Show" in Orlando.