Spotlight On… Melissa Cristina Marquez

"I have always been a strong advocate for “making the table longer” and “adding more chairs.” I believe we all can have a seat at the “table” that is STEMM and hope we see more collaboration and a sense of community being fostered over competitive. It’s as easy as people with a platform lifting others up or passing the metaphorical microphone so someone else can tell their story, share their science."