Arlinda moved to Austin, Texas in 1985, and attended Austin Community College for medical assistant training. She has been in the medical field for 30 years, and a medical assistant for 25 years, and is also a Certified Nurse Assistant, and a Registered Foster Parent.
Arlinda currently resides in Kyle, Texas since 2002. She has three beautiful children, Marisha, twins-Anthony and Michael, one precious granddaughter, Mahalia, and two guinea pigs named Biggie and Pac.
In her spare time she teaches Sunday school, enjoys cooking and baking cakes, does karaoke with family, and Bunko with friends.