Jorge Garzon is a research technician at the Gorgas Memorial Institute. Previously, Jorge was a research intern when the Miller Lab was at STRI, and he did his BS thesis in the lab. Jorge continues to collaborate on various projects in the Miller Lab. At the Smithsonian Institute Bird Collection (STRIBC) he learned how to process bird skins and developed his skills as a field ornithologist. His interest also expand to studying speciation of birds in the Neotropics.