Adam is from Pflugerville, Texas. He is majoring in Animal Science with a minor in American Indian Studies. He grew up riding horses in Texas and says that since he was little he knew he wanted to work with large animals as an equine veterinarian. This passion led him to studying in Cornell’s College of Veterinary Medicine where he is also an equine immunology researcher in Dr. Bettina Wagner’s Lab. Additionally he was a founding member of the Cornell Paintball Team. He says that it is his goal to receive his DVM in large animal medicine, have his own practice and continue his research to advance equine veterinary medicine.