Yesenia will fight for improving residents’ quality of life, increasing transparency and community engagement, proactively working with constituents and making resources more accessible to Pawtucket businesses.
As a co-owner of Notes Coffee, she has promoted a safe space in her community that is diverse and inclusive. She plans to expand on this work citywide and show it to the great residents of Pawtucket.
Rubio, whose parents emigrated from Colombia, was born and raised in Rhode Island, and lives with her wife Yesenia Figueroa and their dog. They also just had their first baby. A graduate of Central Falls High, she received a Bachelor’s of Communications from the University of Rhode Island and earned a Project Management Certification from Bryant University.