Born in Queens, New York, to a Colombian Mother of Egyptian descent and Ecuadorian father, Jessenia knew what she wanted to do at a very early age. Singer, Actress, Dancer and model Jessenia has never been shy of the spotlight and was always involved in shows during her elementary and High school years, performing any chance she could. Jessenia studied Performing Arts at Kingsborough Community College and later moved her studies for the Arts to The American Musical and Dramatic Academy in New York City. With training in the areas of Acting for film and Stage, Musical Theatre, and many forms of dance, Jessenia has recieved multiple scholarships in all areas of her studies and continues to do so til today. She also studied Fashion Design at The Fashion Institute of Technology in New York City and plans to have a collection ready for the end of 2013. Jessenia has come a very long way in her career. She has had several Off-Broadway shows and Musicals, appeared in Independent Films, Featured Films as well as Music Videos. She has performed at Carnegie Hall, The Famous Sugar Bar, sang for great stars such as Beyonce, Ne-yo, Isacc Heyes, and Gladys Knight at the great Apollo Theatre, where she entered into the Remix Round at The Apollo Theatre for her great performance of Donna Summers" On the Radio".Jessenia was recently interviewed by Stephiane Simon, News Reporter for the New York's Channel 1 News (NY1) on how professionals performing artist still enjoy taking classes. Today Vargas is keeping busy working on her album in New York City and enjoying what life has to offer.