Heal the Bay Aquarium

Daniel Chavez

Public Programs Associate

Daniel was born and raised in Mexico until he moved to the states, and eventually was lucky enough to get a BS in Marine Science from Boston University. There he focused on behavioral ecology of tropical fish, particularly the clownfish, leading to his undergraduate research thesis. Daniel also went to Belize for a few weeks to participate in field expeditions involving coral reef restoration and climate change. Growing up, he played all kinds of sports; now he spends most of his time golfing, diving, hiking, and spending time with his dog, Luna. He loves being able to make a difference in his community and the feeling of giving back to nature in everything that we do.