Margaret Cava, PhD was born in New York City and currently lives in Tinton Falls, New Jersey. In her spare time, she enjoys teaching yoga and traveling around. She has a husband named Andrés and two daughters, Alex and Rosalía. She also has two pets, a dog named Foxy and a canary named Pepe Lima. Dr. Cava's favorite part of teaching are the Hispanic cultures and literature. Her most dreaded aspect of the job is when the students do not do well. When she was in high school, her favorite subject was English. Currently, Azucar Moreno, a Spanish rock band, is her favorite music artist.