VOICE: Veterinarians as One Inclusive Community for Empowerment

The VOICE Club celebrates multiculturalism within the profession of veterinary medicine and works to promote the importance of cross-cultural awareness in order to meet the needs of our diversifying clientele. VOICE Club works to encourage and increase cultural competence among veterinary students and strives to enhance diversity and inclusivity within the profession.

What is VOICE?

VOICE Officers

 

Jane Ellis

Jane Ellis

Class of 2021

President - Spring 2019

Lauren Tillman

Lauren Tillman

Class of 2022

President - Fall 2020

Rachel Halbrook

Rachel Halbrook

Class of 2021

Vice President

 

 

Maggie France

Maggie France

Class of 2022

Treasurer

Kim Miccotto

 Kim Micotto

Class of 2021

Co-Secretary/Social Chair

Nadeeshani Wijetunge

Nadeeshani Wijetunge

Class of 2021

Co-Secretary/Social Chair

 

Rachel Howei

Rachel Howie

Class of 2022

Fundraising

Lissie Alost

Lissie Alost

Class of 2021

BSVSA Representative

 

VOICE Advisors

 

Joseph Taboada

Joseph Taboada, DVM, Dipl. ACVIM

Associate Dean of Academic Affairs and Accreditation

Professor of Veterinary Medicine

Lorrie Gaschen

Lorrie Gaschen, DVM, Dr.med.vet.,PhD, Dr.habil.,DECVDI

Executive Associate Dean of Diversity, Student, and Faculty Affairs

Professor of Diagnostic Imaging

Donnie Watkins

Donnie Watkins

Coordinator of Diversity, Student, and Faculty Affairs