Amy Owen of Desert Hives is a NM Certified Beekeeper, has served on the board of the New Mexico Beekeepers Association, has led the local ABQ Beeks group, maintains the hives for the state certified beekeeping program, and is a regular speaker at ABQ Beeks meetings and other events.

Amy has a master’s degree in social work and has been able to use her skill sets in new and unique ways to educate others about bees and beekeeping.

My first time finding a feral honey bee colony in a tree