Malena, originally from a ski town in southern Argentina, has lived in Southern California for the past 18 years. She earned a degree in real estate auctioning in Argentina and has an accounting degree from La Verne University. Malena has two children, Sofia and Valentin, and a mini pincher named Rio. In a past life, Malena was a competitive fencer. She enjoys traveling and experiencing different cultures and languages. She is especially fond of cooking, coffee, and spending time with friends and family.