Michaela Yandell grew up on a ranch in Wichita Falls, TX. After receiving her bachelor’s degree in biology from Lubbock Christian University, she worked as a laboratory technician in a molecular pathology laboratory in Lubbock. Michaela is currently working towards her Master of Science in Infectious Disease at Drexel University. She began working in the Office of Health Professions in August of 2023 and currently serves as the Faculty Advisor for the Pre-Health Professionals Club. It was her own experience at LCU that drove her desire to return and pour back into the university that provided so much to her.