• Name:Yolyvee
  • Occupation: Law Student
  • Quote to live by:Walk by faith, not by sight. 2 Corinthians 5:7
  • What are your hobbies?: Aside from dancing, I love shopping and I enjoy reading. I can be such a nerd at times!!!!
  • What book are you reading now?:: I am currently reading all different kinds of books for law school, i.e. Corporations, Criminal Procedure, Agency, & Sports Law.
  • What is your alma mater? (College):American University in Washington, D.C.
  • What is your background/nationality?: Puerto Rican & Cruzian
  • What is your best quality?: I am very loving. I enjoy helping others.
  • What is your biggest pet peeve?: My biggest pet peeve is being next to someone who is snoring.
  • What is your dream vacation?: A trip to St. Tropez with family and close friends.
  • What is your favorite food?: Arroz con pollo y platano maduro (seasoned rice with chicken and plantains)…and I absolutely love pizza.
  • What is your favorite holiday?: Definitely Christmas!
  • What is your favorite movie?: The Notebook, an epic love story.
  • What is your favorite song?: “Bleeding Love” by Leona Lewis
  • What is your favorite type of music?: Pop, R&B, Reggae, Calypso, Salsa, and Merengue
  • What place would you like to visit?: I would love to take a trip to Rome for two weeks and visit other places like Italy, Venice, Naples, and Florence.
  • Why did you choose to be a Miami HEAT Dancer?: Because it is an opportunity of a lifetime! I wanted be a part of the #1 dance team in the NBA.
  • Years on the Squad: Rookie
  • Aside from dancing, my ideal job would be: A corporate or an entertainment lawyer.
  • Birthday: June 20
  • Complete this sentence "10 years ago I was ...": Modeling with C9 International Models and dancing and training at Pointe Dance Academy in St. Croix.
  • Describe yourself in three words or less?: Dedicated, humble, and truly blessed.
  • Do you have any nicknames? If so, what?: Yoly, pronounced Joli.
  • During the off season I ...: I will most likely spend it studying long and hard to pass the Florida Bar Exam.
  • Hometown: St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands
  • How would you describe your style of dress?: My style of dress is a fusion of sexy and classy. Although, there are those days when I just prefer wearing clothing that is simply comfortable.
  • If you looked in my trunk you would find: My dance shoes and two containers filled with my books for school.
  • In five years I see myself ...: Hopefully married and successful as an attorney.
  • My advice to young dancers: There are no limits to success and there can be no success without failure. With that being said, never give up. Keep on working hard to accomplish your goals and aspirations.
  • My dance icon is: Janet Jackson
  • My friends would characterize me as: Supportive, caring, and outgoing
  • People would never believe that I accomplished: Everything that my heart desired. I give many thanks and praise to God for all that I have accomplished, thus far.