Christian Capobianco is a second-year veterinary medical student at North Carolina State University College of Veterinary Medicine. Following veterinary school, he intends to pursue an internship and apply for a residency in zoological medicine. Christian has traveled abroad to South Africa and Thailand to work in a veterinary capacity with the native wildlife and advocate for wildlife conservation. He has a background in both formal and informal education and currently works as a veterinary ER/ICU assistant. He resides in Holly Springs, North Carolina with his amazing family which includes a rescue dog, leopard gecko, and bullfrog. When not working, Christian enjoys playing volleyball, watching television, volunteering, and traveling.