Yolanda Arrey

Yolanda Arrey is the Social Services Director at Sierra Vista, a home for people with cognitive disabilities. A native of Santa Fe, Yolanda is married and has four children of her own and two step children.She is very proud of her children and grandchildren, some which she received her degrees with.Yolanda received her Associate Degree in Human Services from the Santa Fe Community College.She continued her education through New Mexico Highlands University where she attained her Bachelors and Masters in Social Work.She loves working at Vista Living Care at Sierra Vista where she has been for 4 years.She performed her practicum for two semesters in 2015 and 2016 at Sierra Vista. Yolanda’s passion has always been to work with the elder population. She realized it later in life even though for years she volunteered at different nursing homes and senior centers throughout her life.Most recently, she received her certification from the Eden Alternative as a Certified Eden Alternative Associate.This approach has enhanced her knowledge on working with elders.