Marxel has spent most of his life in Texas and has been passionate about plants from an early age. He received his bachelor of science from Tarleton State University in horticultural science and in wildlife sustainability and ecosystem science with a concentration in Texas native plants. He has conducted research in cultivating edible crops in urban areas and has extensive landscaping and nursery experience. Marxel is passionate about designing unique green spaces that serve both people and wildlife and is excited to help create more notable urbanscapes. In his spare time, he enjoys trying new cuisines or being outside exploring trails and camping with his two dogs and loved ones.