Mayra Vargas is a native Southern Californian. Having been born and raised in a multi-cultural city like Los Angeles, she aspired of becoming an international politician so that she would have the chance to travel around the world and discover different cultures.
Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science from Pepperdine University, check. Master’s Degree in International Studies and Global Affairs from Northeastern University, check. Her professional experience includes work at the Embassy of Mexico in Washington D.C., the Parents’ Television Council, the Commonwealth of MA Health and Human Services, Department of Homeland Security, Food For the Poor Inc., State of California, and Catholic Charities of Los Angeles. The idea of working in an office and wearing a business suit, check.
Today Mayra owns two suits: a 3mm and a 5mm. Funny how things work out.
Never in her wildest dreams did she imagine becoming a certified scuba diver and experiencing the underwater world first hand. Proof, dreams do come true. She joined Seasick Productions as Production Manager and is using her administrative and cultural expertise to organize exotic tours where the underwater realm reigns. She is blessed with the opportunity to fulfill her passion of traveling and connecting with new cultures; collecting memories and passport stamps along the way.
Favorite guilty pleasure: Hot Cheetos