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MAPP Alumni Profiles

Breanna Beberman

Thursday, December 21st, 2017

Education: BS in Chemistry and Biology, Minor in Politics, Brandeis University, 2009 MS in Animals and Public Policy, Tufts University, 2015 MPH, DVM, Colorado State University College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, 2019 Current… Read More

Kathryn (Baker) Young

Tuesday, December 12th, 2017

Education: B.A. in English Literature, UMass Amherst, 2003 M.S. in Animals and Public Policy, Tufts University, 2016 Current Position: Veterinary Assisting Instructor, Worcester Technical High School. I am responsible for the teaching and supervision of… Read More

Valerie de Liedekerke de Pailhe

Monday, October 2nd, 2017

Education: B.A. in Arts, Maharishi International University, 1993 M.S. in Animals and Public Policy, Tufts University, 1998 Current Position: Baltic Ecoregion Programme Manager, World Wide Fund for Nature What were you doing before entering the… Read More

Lindsay Hamrick

Thursday, August 31st, 2017

Education: B.S. Psychology & B.S. Animal Science, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, 2003 M.S. in Animals and Public Policy, Tufts University, 2006 Current Position: Director of Policy, Companion Animals Department for The Humane Society of the… Read More

Theresa Vinic

Wednesday, May 31st, 2017

Education: B.A. in Anthropology/History (Environmental Studies Concentration), Albion College, May 2007 M.S. in Animals and Public Policy, Tufts University, 2016 Current Position: Community Cats Rescue Agent – Animal Rescue League of Boston What were you… Read More

Kristen Johnson

Wednesday, May 31st, 2017

Education: B.S. in Animal Science, Rutgers University, 2012 M.S. in Animals and Public Policy, Tufts University, 2016 Current Position: County Executive Director, United States Department of Agriculture Farm Service Agency (USDA-FSA) What were you doing… Read More

Kali Pereira

Friday, May 19th, 2017

Education: Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Florida Gulf Coast University, 2007 M.S. in Animals and Public Policy (MAPP), Tufts University, 2015 Current Position: Senior Deer Program Manager, Wildlife Protection Department, The Humane Society of the… Read More

Corinne (Lackner) Stephens

Friday, April 28th, 2017

Into the Wild(life) MAPP Graduate Incorporates Passions into Daily Life A veterinary technician and teacher of conservation education programs in her home state of New Jersey, Corinne (Lackner) Stephens’ passion for animals and her community… Read More

Paula Gillikin

Friday, April 28th, 2017

The Land Protector In the pursuit to incorporate her passion into her professional life, Paula Gillikin sought further education, and found a graduate program that would help fulfill her aspirations. During her time in the… Read More

Erin King

Friday, April 28th, 2017

Education: B.A. in Sociology and Anthropology, Christopher Newport University, 2013 M.S. in Animals and Public Policy, Tufts University, 2016 Current Position: Cummings-Tisch Civic Life Coordinator, Research Associate, Tufts University What were you doing before entering… Read More