ERIN TACK

President

Erin is originally from Califon, New Jersey and graduated from Villanova University with a Bachelor of Science in Biology. She is interested in small animal medicine and one day hopes to contribute to her parents’ small and exotic animal practice in Chester, NJ. In her free time, Erin enjoys running, reading, and spending time with her dog Roosevelt.

JOSETTA ADAMS

President-Elect

Josetta is originally from New York City. She received a B.S. in Biology from The City College of New York and a M.S. in Infectious Disease and Global Health from Tufts University. She intends to pursue a research career in industry or academia and hopes to one day be a part of a biotech startup. In her free time, Josetta enjoys reading, meditation, and tending ot her house plants. 

MATTHEW RICE

Vice President

Matthew is originally from Manasquan, New Jersey, and received a B.S. in Biology from the University of Virginia in Charlottesville. Initially, he entered veterinary school with an interest in equine medicine, but his current interests are small animal orthopedic surgery and practice ownership. In his free time, he likes to read and play lacrosse. 

AMELIE YA DEAU

Secretary

Amelie is from New York City, NY. She received a Bachelor of Arts in Biology and Latin from Swarthmore College in Pennsylvania. She is interested in small animal orthopedic surgery and practice ownership. In her free time, Amelie enjoys horseback riding, rollerblading, reading, and spending time with her dwarf hamster Persephone.

ANDREW DUNLAP

Treasurer

Andrew is originally from Orlando, Florida. He graduated with a degree in Economics from The University of Miami. He is interested in small animal surgery, and his goal in the veterinary profession is to revolutionize practice ownership. In his free time, he enjoys waterskiing and scuba diving.

ISABELLA ESPENSCHEID

Membership Coordinator

Isabella grew up in Pensacola, Florida and graduated from the University of Miami with a Bachelor of Science in Biology. She is interested in equine medicine, particularly sports medicine. In her spare time, she enjoys reading, traveling, and hanging out with her horse Rayne.

ALLISON ELKOWITZ

Marketing Director

Allison is originally from Roslyn, New York and graduated from Cornell University with a Bachelor of Science in Animal Science and minored in Biomedical Sciences. She is interested in specializing within small animal medicine but also has interests in exotic companion animals and emergency service. Outside of class, she enjoys photography, watching movies, and going to the beach. 
 

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