BS, Environmental Engineering at University of California, RiversideBio:Margarita is an environmental engineer with experience in planning utility projects and design in stormwater projects. Her interests include stormwater, green infrastructure, and wastewater engineering. She values great team effort, mentorship, and interesting design challenges. Margarita was born and raised in Southern California. She is passionate about music and enjoys serving at her local church. Margarita was first introduced to Seattle when she came for a Society of Women Engineers conference and has fallen in love with the city since. Now Margarita spends time in Seattle hiking beautiful trails by the mountains and exploring lively events in downtown.