Undergraduate Student, University of Arizona
Nadira Mitchell, a citizen of the Navajo (Diné) Nation is an honors undergraduate student at the University of Arizona majoring in Natural Resources with an emphasis in Wildlife Conservation and Management. A life-long resident of Tucson, Nadira has participated in the SARSEF regional science and engineering fair from elementary school to high school. She is passionate about the Sonoran Desert, and is focusing on wildlife conservation research using wildlife cameras. She is interested in the integration of Indigenous perspectives in wildlife, Tribal lands, and natural resources policy. She aspires to advocate for environmental equity in Indigenous communities.