Sam Houston State University
Yolissma was born in Mississippi and then moved to the east coast. At the age of five, she settled in Houston, Texas where her eye for photography was discovered. Currently, she’s a freelance portrait photographer and teacher with a Bachelor of Arts in Mass Communications and a minor in Photography from Sam Houston State University. Since traveling started for Yolissma at an early age, it has become one of her passions along with film. With aspirations to become a director and cinematographer, she plans to further her education in the arts by pursuing a Master of Arts in Film.
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