Angélica Y. Rodríguez / Manager of Social Media
Angélica Y. Rodríguez (born in Philadelphia, PA) is an American writer, producer & radio personality. She is best known for her published book series, Bubba the Purple Cat. She is the oldest daughter of Puerto Rican parents and was raised on the island of Puerto Rico.
In 2010 she was accepted into Metropolitan University of Puerto Rico, graduating with a Bachelors in Business Administration with a concentration in Marketing.
Angélica began her career in theater and dance in 1994 until the age of 22 when she suffered a knee injury. In 2014 she moved to the city of Philadelphia where she began to write. She was inspired by her two pets Isla (a calico cat) and her dog Sirena (a Siberian Husky) to write her first book. Her husband (a graphic designer) created the illustrations for the children’s book.
In 2017 after the publication of two children’s book she decided to write a book of poems dedicated to her friends and family in Puerto Rico, titled “Jasmin sin Pétalos.” She is currently writing the third book for her series “Bubba the Purple Cat.”
Angélica is currently the director of social media for USALA and runs the entertainment radio show “El Garabato.”