Juan Carlos is a Ph.D. Candidate working with Christopher Costello and Steve Gaines at the Bren School of Environmental Science & Management at UC, Santa Barbara. As a Latin American Fisheries Fellow and UC MEXUS - CONACyT, he works in quantitative marine conservation and conservation economics. Juan Carlos’s research combines ecological and economic theory with data science. In particular, he asks, how can today’s technology allow us to revolutionize the design of marine conservation policies? When away from his computer, Juan Carlos enjoys scuba diving, fishing, and biking.