Samuel and Ari Originales
What do you do for a living?
Samuel is a police officer in Fulshear. Ari is a paraprofessional in LCISD and full-time student studying to become a SpEd teacher. We are both full time parents to two young girls
How long have you been at Veritas?
We’ve been at veritas on and off for about 5.5 years, coming up on that 6th!
Favorite Veritas memory?
Ari: I have two favorite memories, the first is Fran for Frank! As much as I hated the workout, I loved the way my gym family came together to help and support my family in a time of need. And my other is FINALLY winning the Veritas Games after coming indefinitely place two years in a row.
Samuel: Competing in the Veritas Games
What hobbies do you have or do for fun?
Ari: I enjoy running, working out and spending time with my family. We are pretty big into watching movies.
Samuel: Spending time with family, exercising, reading, cooking, and watching Netflix
Latest success or goal you’re working towards?
Ari: Goals in the gym is to get back to my prebaby shape and get my strict pullups back! Also working towards that College Degree!
Samuel: earn a degree while maintaining a good GPA
Advice for newbies?
Ari: Jump right in! Don’t be afraid, this group of people are like a family and welcome you with open arms. Also beware of Ryan’s pirate jokes.
Samuel: don’t be afraid of the workouts. They’re meant to challenge you and push you to achieve things you never thought you could. Stay focused, keep pushing and don’t give up