• Birthday: February 16th
  • Nickname(s): Juju, Ju, Jewels and Jay
  • Hometown: Bronx, NY to Miami, FL
  • Occupation: Dancer
  • Years: 5th Year


    • Name: Julissa
    • An interesting fact about you that no one knows:Aside from dancing, I also love to sing.
    • Aside from dancing, my ideal job would be: Fashion Designer
    • Birthday: February 16th
    • Complete this sentence "10 years ago I was ...": I was dancing in middle school.
    • Do you have any nicknames?: Juju, Ju, Jewels and Jay.
    • During the off season I . . . : Love going to the beach, traveling and exercising.
    • Hometown: Bronx, NY to Miami, FL
    • If you looked in my trunk you would find: Posters, shoes, a bathing suit and car cleaning supplies.
    • If you were a superhero what would your super power be: I'd love to be able to read minds.
    • In five years I see myself . . . : Still dancing and designing clothes.
    • My advice to young dancers: Practice makes perfect and NEVER give up on your dreams.
    • My dance icon is: Mia Michaels/Travis Wall
    • My friends would say my best quality is: I'm loyal, honest and a "Go Getter".
    • My most memorable moment as a HEAT Dancer:Most memorable moment would have to be witnessing our team become the 2012 NBA "World Champions".
    • Name something you would only do once in your lifetime: Marriage
    • Occupation: Dancer
    • People would never believe that I accomplished . . . : Becoming a Miami HEAT Dancer for 5 years in a row.LI>
    • Quote to live by: "All our dreams can come true - if we have the courage to pursue them." ~ Walt Disney.
    • What are your hobbies?: Shopping, creating new looks, and applying make-up.
    • What book are you reading now?: 50 Shades Darker
    • What is your background/nationality?: Dominican/Puerto Rican
    • What is your biggest pet peeve?: When someone licks their fingers while eating.
    • What is your dream vacation?: The Island of Bora Bora.
    • What is your favorite food?: Chinese
    • What is your favorite holiday?: Christmas
    • What is your favorite movie?: Bridesmaids and Crazy.Stupid.Love.
    • What is your favorite song?: "Chapter V" - Trey Songz - (Entire Album) - Neyo "Lazy Love".
    • What is your favorite type of music?: Hip Hop and R&B.
    • What place would you like to visit?: Paris, France
    • What's your guilty pleasure?: Homemade tacos.
    • Who is your hero?: My mom
    • One thing I can't live without: My family.
    • Why did you choose to be a Miami HEAT Dancer?: They're a well-organized dance team and the hottest in the NBA.
    • Professional Dance Experience: Professionally trained in Lyrical, Jazz, Hip-Hop and Contemporary for 12 years.
    • Years on the Squad?: 5th Year