Domingo came to the United States as a teenager. Lacking English language skills and a high school Diploma, he joined YouthBuild Lawrence in his early 20's. After graduating, Domingo went on to qualify for his contractor's license, become an accomplished carpenter, and worked at YouthBuild Lawrence as a Carpentry Trainer for 12 years. In 2016, Domingo left YouthBuild to become the Lawrence Municipal Airport Working Foreman. Domingo still resides in Lawrence with is wife and 2 children.
As a 23 year old, single mother to three young boys, Xiomara took full advantage of the of the YouthBuild Program. While she was challenged by the demands of extended family needs, financial concerns and lingering emotional trials, she excelled at every opportunity, and developed leadership and team work skills. In the classroom, she worked diligently to master concepts, which resulted in her proudly earning the Hi-SET. Upon graduation, she enrolled in a Pharmacy Technician Program and graduated with a 3.9 GPA.