Student Spotlight

Tara Fountain

Hometown: Thompson, MissouriTara Fountain

What is your degree program and anticipated graduation date? Dual-Degree Program—CVM Class of 2020 and Veterinary Biomedical Sciences Master’s Degree Program

Leadership activities: Co-Chair for the Leadership segment of the AIJCA Junior National Planning Committee

Project focus for the BCI? My primary responsibility is to conduct research that is relevant and useful to cattle producers, both locally and nationwide

What would you tell your undergrad or first-year self if you could share one piece of advice? Make connections—interact with your professors, and get to know your classmates as they’ll become your future colleagues.