Fashion Show Store Coordinator, Secretary
Like many Heather came to Ajijic on a vacation and fell in love with the village and the people. She shares her time between here and Southampton Ontario, and while in Ajijic, devotes her time to various charities, including teaching ballet and tap to local children, and performing in various plays and musicals in the area.
Fashion Show Chair
Lupita was born in Chihauhua Mexico, but grew up in Arizona from the age of 7. She visited Ajijic in December, 2014, and fell in love with the town, where she met her husband Chuck. She loves the local social life and stays busy with Flamenco, Jazz, and Ballet lessons. She worked for years as a model in Phoenix, and was immediately asked to get involved in local fundraising fashion shows. She has a deep passion for charitable work, and joined the Board in March, 2019.
Fashion Show Silent Auction Coordinator
Design & Advertising
Araceli was born in Montevideo, Uruguay but raised in the USA since age 10. She came to Ajijic from the San Francisco Bay Area November 2020. Araceli has worked in the fashion industry for most of her career, Levi Strauss, Macy’s and other large corporations as well as having owned her own business and taught on a University level. She fell in love with Ajijic and is freelancing from here, working with the historic Hillside Club in Berkeley. It is very important for her to give back to the community in which she resides, putting her design and bilingual skills to use helping the School for Special Children.