Frida is from Veracruz, Mexico and studied Marine Biology in Yucatan, Mexico. She has a Masters's degree in Marine Ecology and Environmental Management from the Queen Mary Institute, University of London and a PhD in Marine Sciences from Cicimar La Paz, Mx. Frida is also a Dive instructor and certified guide at Cabo Pulmo National Park, Revillagigedo National Park and Espiritu Santo Island. She has vast experience participating in scientific expeditions and monitoring campaigns and specialises in large-scale shark migrations and connectivity. Currently, she is the scientific coordinator of Orgcas and the acoustic data manager of Migramar.