Yelitza has spent the last year working in the healthcare industry as a radiation therapist.
She received her undergraduate degree at Texas State University in San Marcos, Texas, and is currently working on her MBA with Texas A&M University in College Station, Texas.
In her role, Yelitza is in charge of operating the CyberKnife machine, alongside the lead therapist, to deliver radiation treatment to the specific target indicated by the radiation oncologist.
Yelitza’s favorite part of her job is getting to meet new people and helping them manage through a difficult time in their life. She also likes working alongside a great group of coworkers and intelligent doctors where she is able to learn new things every day.
In her spare time, she enjoys working out, going to the movies, dancing, and spending time with her family and dog, Nori.