Dominic was born on Halloween in 1975, on the tiny Island of St. Lucia. His parents moved to the United States when he was a little boy. Dominic is very proud of his dual citizenship to St. Lucia and the United States. As an athlete (pole vault), Dominic has professionally represented St. Lucia for 14 years; competing internationally at three Olympic Games (Atlanta 1996, Sydney 2000, Beijing 2008), three Commonwealth Games (Bronze Medal 2002), three Pan American Games (Bronze Medal 2003), and several World Championships. Recently retired from sport, Dominic continues to help develop track and field in St. Lucia, and is also dedicated to assisting St. Lucian athletes obtain athletic scholarships to American universities. Dominic holds a Bachelors Degree in Anthropology from the University of Arizona. In 2001, Dominic married his wife Kristel; they have two daughters Isabella and Alexandra. Together, Dominic and Kristel have traveled the world with their daughters. Kristel has been Dominic’s # 1 Fan, supporting all of his endeavors, including the dream of “Isabella’s Ice Cream.”
Kristel was born on January 6, 1978, in Elmhurst, Illinois. Her family moved to Scottsdale, Arizona when she was a little girl. Kristel graduated from the University of Arizona, cum laude, with a degree in Interdisciplinary Studies; maintaining a double major in Marketing and Intercultural Management. Kristel’s education included international studies in Guadalajara, Mexico, Beijing and Xian, China, as well as attending “Ecole Superieure de Commerce a Nice” in Nice, France. Kristel’s apartment in Vieux Nice was just steps away from the French Riveria’s Haagen-Dazs ice cream shoppe. Little did she know this was a future premonition! Within months of returning from France, Kristel was introduced to Dominic. A year and a half later Dominic and Kristel were married. Kristel’s priority is her two little girls.
Kristel has played an active role in the design process of “Isabella’s Ice Cream” truck. Kristel serves as the Events Planner and Coordinator in the Tucson market. Kristel is also in charge of marketing in the Tucson area.
The Johnson Family