Born and raised in Washington D.C., with a mother from Argentina, Cecilia grew up fluent in Spanish. In fact, she is trilingual in English, Spanish, and French, having taken French classes for twelve years. She recently graduated from Wesleyan University where she double majored in Theater and Psychology. At college, Cecilia performed in plays, wrote for the University newspaper, and volunteered with homework help at a local school. After graduating, she moved to New York to pursue an acting career and to eat more and better bagels with lox. She has worked full-time and part-time for various tutoring agencies and learning centers around New York, both one-on-one and in a classroom setting, specializing in test prep, languages, and writing.