marianaShe is a biologist who graduated from the School of Sciences of UNAM. She has taken different courses about green rooftops, medicinal plant growing, propagation of orchids and cacti, and urban arboriculture. She is co-founder and director of Bioproyecta, a company created in 2013 that is devoted to generating urban gardens. For over two years, she has taught courses and workshops related to orchard growing to groups at private companies, non-profit organizations, and cultural centers for seniors, at the Benito Juárez Section in Mexico City. She has collaborated with Casa Gallina, teaching sessions about Medicinal Plants Propagation and Home Preparation of Sprouted Grains as part of the Herbalist Workshop.