Natalie is from Birmingham, Alabama and attended Auburn University for her undergraduate studies in English and Spanish.  She has a background in non-profit fundraising and elementary education.  She currently attends UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine and will be graduating with the class of 2018.  She is interested in non-invasive research projects for companion animals.  She enjoys traveling and spending time with her pets in her free time.  


Melissa Rothstein, CO- PRESIDENT

Melissa is a vet student at UC Davis in the class of 2018. Prior to vet school, she studied art and graphic design at the University of Maryland and went on to complete a Master's in Animals and Public Policy at Tufts University. Her professional interests include One Health, farm animal welfare, and conservation. Her hobbies include hiking, painting, and spending time with her two cats.