Yolenta was born and grew up in Flores. She has 4 siblings, her older brother still in college. She is the second children, two of her younger siblings also still in school, the youngest one is in kindergarten. Her parent is farmer with income around 1 million per month. In secondary school, she won the third place in English Speech. After she graduated from high school, Yolenta searching for scholarship because her family cannot send her to school. From one of her teacher in high school she heard about Bali WISE program. She decide to apply because she has passion in tourism, she also wants to learn English. She believe that all the program in Bali WISE can bring her to better future. She applied and got interview by phone with Bali WISE recruitment team. And finally, she joined Bali WISE in October 2017.