Originally from Puerto Rico and an Iowa State graduate, Paola lives in Cedar Rapids with her husband Ryan, their two kids Olivia (6) and Lucas (3), and their adopted dog Connor. She's a landscape designer by trade while also running Pikosa Jewelry, where she gets to harness her creativity by making demi-fine jewelry. She loves spending time with family, staying active and anything arts and crafts related. She recently opened Pikosa Creations to share her creativity with the world. Her passions include family, kindness, desserts and vacations to the beach.
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