Nickname: El Papa #26
Initiated: Fall 2015
Line: Alpha Omicron “Los Conquistadors”
Hometown: Quincy, Washington
Eric Navarro is a junior at Washington State University studying Zoology. He hopes to obtain his PhD. and enter academia where he hopes to serve as a faculty member at a Research 1 institution to mentor younger underrepresented students on their journey through research and higher education. He is a member of the McNair Scholars Program where he works under the mentorship of Dr. Crespi doing research in the School of Biological Sciences. He has participated in the University of Washington Friday Harbor Labs Summer REU working under the mentorship of Dr. George. He is a founding member of the WSU SACNAS chapter and works as the National Liaison. As a member of Gamma Iota Omicron Fraternity, Inc. he has served as New Member Educator, Community Service Chair, and Fundraising Chair.