Vanessa Mallory is a first-year Graduate Assistant from Columbia, Maryland. An Alum of Alabama State Univeristy, Vanessa graduated in May 2019 with a B.S. in Rehabilitation Services. Currently, she is pursuing a Master of Public Health within the College of Health and Human Services, where she is interested in studying maternal and child health and health in-all policy. Outside of academics, Vanessa enjoys reading, watching basketball, and writing poetry.