Lucy Leyva has been a resident of Prescott Valley since 2000. She is a single mother to two teenagers, Helen Victoria and Abraham, who are her biggest inspiration and accomplishment. Lucy knows how important it is for families to have a stable place to work and call home.
She has extensive experience in business administration. She started two of the leading cleaning companies in Northern Arizona, Prescott Maid to Order LLC and MTO Janitorial LLC. Her first cleaning job was back in 2005 cleaning one house every other week by herself. Now, her companies employ about 70-90 people. Her mission is to create more jobs and give back to the community. In 2022, she was able to make another dream of hers come true and opened an event venue call The Warehouse Event Center, to host community and family gatherings.
Lucy’s involvement is many of the business organizations in the area has been the key to her success. She is a proud member of the Prescott Valley Chamber of Commerce, Prescott Chamber of Commerce, Chino Valley Chamber of Commerce, Prescott Valley Economic Development Foundation (PVEDF), Yavapai County Contractors Association (YCCA), Prescott Area Association of Realtors (PAAR), and more.
She was born and raised on a cattle ranch in Chihuahua, Mexico, and is the youngest of eight siblings. She moved to Prescott Valley in 2000 immediately after completing high school. After high school, Lucy continued her education by taking small business-related college classes to expand her knowledge and understanding of the business environment and to obtain her United States citizenship, which she did in 2010.
Lucy has won many awards and commendations throughout the years including the Daily Courier Reader’ Choice Award, Prescott Living Magazine Women in Business Achievement Award, Quad Cities Business News Best of Business Award, and others. She is honored by these awards but gives credit to her entire team because without them, she would not have achieved those accomplishments.