Victoria Atencio is from Santo Domingo Pueblo, New Mexico. She is an outdoorsy wildlife and plant enthusiast. Through her educational career and professional opportunities, she has grown a passion for developing sustainability education/outreach focusing on the natural environment of flora and fauna. She is currently attending Colorado State University MS program in Natural Resource Stewardship and has recently graduated from New Mexico State University with her B.S. in Wildlife Science and minors in Biology and Rangeland Science.