Maria Chavez

Maria Chavez

Research Assistant

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Maria was born and raised in New Mexico. She double majored in Horticulture and Conservation Ecology at New Mexico State University and received a joint M.S degree in Agroecology and Entomology at UW Madison. Maria is a PhD student in the Graduate Degree Program in Ecology and the Horticulture and Landscape Architecture Department and studies the utilization of insect frass in horticultural crop production. She serves as the grad student rep for CDI, the HLA DCT committee, and the GDPE DEI committee.