Sylvia Zuniga was born in California and moved to Colorado when she was twelve years old. She attended Denver Public Schools and graduated from Abraham Lincoln High School. She completed her B.A. and Master’s Degree from the University of Colorado at Denver. Mrs. Zuniga is beginning her 17 year of teaching. She has three children, Gabriela, Sebastian, Marco and a step son, Diego with her husband Gabriel. Mrs. Zuniga enjoys running, watching movies, spending time with her children, friends, and family.