Yanci was born in El Salvador and raised in the District of Columbia. They attended the University of the District of Columbia and graduated in 2019 with a major in Graphic Design.
They have a history of working in community-based organizations, non-profits, education, and civic engagement organizations.
They enjoy staying active by biking, skating, hiking, and dancing. During their free time, they enjoy creating digital art, photography/video editing, and hanging out with friends.