Andriena lives in Batey Lechería in the Dominican Republic. Batey is the Haitian word for village. The older generations in Batey Lechería are Haitian.
Andriena was born in the Dominican Republic and speaks Spanish. Andriena has two sisters and lives with her mother. Andriena's father passed away when she was four years old. This made their circumstances even more difficult. Her mother works cleaning houses to try to sustain the family.
She currently is in 5th grade at the primary public school and her favorite subject is math. She likes to spend her free time playing soccer. She wishes to be a teacher in the future.