“Secret” Talent, Information
Hi, my name is Mireya Mayor. One thing you might not know about me is that I am a life scientist and I love to save animals, especially lemurs.
I do this because when I was in school, I learned about two rare lemurs. No one knew anything about them. So now I help raise awareness, protect their habitat, and make sure they do not become extinct.
When I was younger
As a child, I loved animals
and climbing trees. I asked my mom if
I could join girl scouts she said no.
When I was In school
I went to college at the University
of Miami and Stone Brook University
Where I am now
Now I'm traveling the world to save
endangered animals and I love my job
Something I did after college was
cheerleading for the NFL. I also wrote
a book called Pink Boots and a
Machete: My Journey from NFL
Cheerleader to National Geographic
Explorer and I have a TV show called
"Expedition Bigfoot." I have joined Florida
International University as the director of
the Exploration and Science Communications
Initiative in the College of Arts, Sciences &
Now you know all about Mireya and her crazy life