Born as the oldest of three Children, the skilled comic actress became the cream of the crop after her role in NBC Sitcom Parks and Recreation where she starred as April Ludgate. She has achieved a lot in her chosen career, earning her the opportunity to be the talk of the town. The comic actress has a mixed ethnicity; Puerto Rican, Irish and English. Through her days in Ursuline, she took leadership roles and became the president of the school council. The model had her challenges while in the university, she got hit by stroke which kept her in a painful state of being paralyzed and also suffered from expressive aphasia, however, she is currently hale and hearty.