Under the Spotlight
- Favorite Color: Blue
- Favorite artist/musician: Santiago Cruz
- Birthday: November 18th
- Favorite food: Bandeja Paisa
- Quote you live by: “You will be the choices you make everyday”
Mariana is a drummer, guitarist and songwriter born in Medellin, Colombia. She started composing at age of 9 and playing drums and guitar at the age of 11, and has collaborated with several bands since then. Mariana was the director of Avila Youth Orchestra in 2009- 2010 and after that started working with Heiga Audiovisual Studios in Miami. She graduated from Broward College with an AA degree in Jazz Percussion and is now pursuing her Bachelor’s degree in Music Production and Business at FIU. She is also currently recording her new album with songs that she has composed.