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Woman Of The Wild: National Geographic’s Dr. Michelle Oakley On Trekking Into The Unknown

“I don’t remember a day where it was like, ‘I want to be a vet,’ but as soon as I knew what one was, that was it. I grew up watching the Nat Geo Explorers, Jane Goodall – I wanted to be Jane Goodall,” explained Dr. Michelle Oakely, one of the only all-species vets for […]
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“I don’t remember a day where it was like, ‘I want to be a vet,’ but as soon as I knew what one was, that was it. I grew up watching the Nat Geo Explorers, Jane Goodall – I wanted to be Jane Goodall,” explained Dr. Michelle Oakely, one of the only all-species vets for […]

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Tara McCollum

Tara McCollum, a New York native, currently resides in Houston, TX where she has learned to trade in cosmopolitans for margaritas, and white winters for palm trees, but has held stead fast to her great love for the Yankees. She currently works full time as a middle school English teacher and is a loving mother to a little monster named Dean, who reminds her to never give up on her dreams and encourages her to keep changing them, and often.